Fall 2016 Companies
Description: Apheleia produces a fast, cheap, and easily interpreted diagnostic test for fungal infections in particular and DNA in general.
Founders: Trevor Martin and Ashley Tehranchi
Description: Atlas is a behavioral health, networking platform for college students recovering from depression, their best friends, and family members. The platform enables selected best friends and family members to keep track in real time of whether or not their loved is performing their activities of daily living on a consistent basis.
Founders: Max Savage, Michael Dworsky, and Justin Lai
Description: Benuku is a collaborative, realtime code editor and compiler / interpreter in the browser. We render graphical and console output in the browser, making discoveries easier for data scientists, AI researchers, and computer science educators.
Founder: Aaditya Shidham
Description: ChoreoLab is a platform for individuals in the dance community to discover and contribute to collaborative video projects with other dancers.
Founder: Lloyd Lucin, Sharleen Tu, Raymond Chan
Description: GastroKlenz is developing Gastric Dialysis; a new method for performing dialysis that will provide unprecedented lifestyle standards, low infection rates and ease of use/convenience for End Stage Renal Decease patients.
Founder: Aly El Badry
Description: JuntoSalimos is a social network that helps entrepreneurs overcome the challenges they face in their entrepreneurial path by providing them with access to the resource (mentors, peer entrepreneurs and/or content) that best matches their specific challenge.
Founders: Felix Gonzalez Herranz and Miguel Gonzalez Herranz
Description: Playback is “visual voicemail” app — each Playback combines audio + photo messages that bring the intimate facets of everyday interactions (your voice, your photos, your storytelling) to the people you care about.
Founders: Emma Townley-Smith, Anelisse Peterson, and Megan Lacy
Description: Marketplace and global cloud to provide low-latency computing next to end users: foundation for new Internet technologies such as Virtual Reality and the like.
Founder: Igor Runets
Description: SmartWalk is a low-cost, adoptable, user-tested, add-on assistive technology to the traditional white cane. SmartWalk virtually extends the cane’s reach, provides safer mobility, and promotes greater independence for the visually impaired.
Founders: Durga Ganesh and Raghav Ganesh
Description: SportsDesk is a fantasy sports platform that tackles the shortcomings of traditional platforms and teaches users about financial marketplaces. Users can make trades around the clock and year round in a variety of sports categories.
Founders: Grant Avalon and Dan Saadati
Description: In an innovative way using virtual reality, VRtigo is an effective, rapid and safe way to to help people quit smoking and stop other unwanted behaviors.
Founders: Emily Yudofsky and Lynn Yudofsky