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Alchemist Accelerator

Initiative to accelerate the development of seed stage ventures that monetize from enterprises.




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Amper

Helps Plant Managers in Factories Increase Machine and Labor Productivity by Having Real-Time Access to Key Metrics of Machines. Data is captured using a simple, non-invasive retrofit sensor that monitors across machine-types. Team: Akshat Thirani (CS Northwestern University, won the Thiel Summit pitch prize); Phil House (CS Northwestern University); Sachin Lal (CS Northwestern University, won the 2016 MIT Clean Energy prize)




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ContextSmith

Enterprise Sales and Expansion Platform that Uses AI to Maximize Revenue for Sales and Account Management Teams. Team: Will Cheung (Head of Customer Success at Sequoia-backed startup, CS from CMU), Jochen Bedersdorfer (Intel AI Group, VP Eng of text analytics startup)




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Deep Relevance

Internal Fraud Monitoring Platform that Uses Behavioral AI to Help Finance & Audit Teams Prevent Employee & Vendor Fraud. Team: Kiran Ratnapu (VP Risk Technology, Merrill Lynch, MIT, IIT Bombay), Prasanna Kumar (Healthcare & Machine learning at Epic & startups, IIT Bombay CS)




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Edyza

High Density Internet of Things for Industrial IoT, Smart Agriculture, and other Use Cases that Involve Scaling Sensors and Actuators to 1000s in Close Proximity. Team: Rana Basheer (PhD, Principal Scientist Broadcom, Garmin), Atul Patel (OneScreen, Jornaya and OptimalSocial)




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Everykey

The Revolution of Access Control - Everykey can Unlock your Phone, Laptop, Car, House, or any other Device When you’re Close by, and also Log you into your Website Accounts! Team: John Mcafee (Mcafee Antivirus), Simon Boag (Chrysler & GM), Chris Wentz (Made over $100k in college selling iPads), Max Simon (Started haunted house in middle school and grew it to millions in annual revenue)




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Farmwise

Sustainable Farming, at Scale. Team: Sebastien Boyer (CS MIT), Thomas Palomares (MS&E Stanford)




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Flowzo

The Fastest Internet Service Powered by Locals that Helps Property Owners Generate Cashflow. Team: Thu Nguyen (5G/Wireless at TELUS/Marvell, Waterloo Engineering), Andrew Ta (Managed technology strategy teams at both of the largest Canadian telecoms: TELUS/Bell, Ivey MBA), Chris Yap (Shipped fiber chips at Marvell, Previous startup focused on 60GHz Hardware, Stanford Engineering)




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Fuse

Next Generation Inventory Software. In the US, $1 Trillion or 20% of Retail Sales are Lost every Year Because of Stockouts and Overstocks. We Prevent this Loss by Algorithmically Generating a Demand Forecast and Centralizing it with Real-time Sales, Inventory, and Procurement Data. Team: Anna Tolmach (Wharton, Stanford MBA), Rachel Liaw (Stanford, UCLA, JD Candidate, 2018), Bridget Vuong (Stanford University, MS CS)




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HydroVirga

High Sensitivity NMR Detection for Elemental Analysis in Water. Our Unique IP Allows for Detection of Trace Contaminants in Real Time, Using Micro NMR Technology. Team: George Farquar, Ph.D. (former LLNL), Julie Bowen, Ph.D. (former LLNL), Mark Stephenson (20+ years water industry experience)




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MeetingSift

AI Driven Meeting Collaboration Platform that Delivers Deep Actionable Insights from Meetings Across the Enterprise. Team: Alex Bergo, PhD (Expert Collab., NLP, ML), Viil Lid, PhD (Collab. tech., HCI, Analytics).




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Moesif

Makes Sense of the World's API Data to Change How APIs are Created, Debugged, and Used. Team: Derric Gilling (Intel Xeon Phi CPU Architect, Computer Eng @University of Michigan), Xing Wang (Executive Producer @Zynga, previously Microsoft, Computer Science @MIT)




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Nobal Technologies

The Imirror is the World's Most Advanced Interactive Mirror - Helping Retail Connect with Consumers in the Fitting Room - Where Buying Decisions are Made. Team: Pieter Boekhoff (2016 Startup Canada Entrepreneur of the Year, CIS MRU, CEO). Thomas Battle (MBA COO), Alain Kassangana (Masters Eng)




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Privacera

Data Security Platform for Enterprises to Manage and Mitigate Risks with Sensitive Data. Team: Balaji Ganesan (Ex XA Secure acquired by Hortonworks), Don Bosco Durai (Ex XA Secure acquired by Hortonworks, Ex Bharosa acquired by Oracle)




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Stellic Inc.

Student Success Platform Designed to Help Students Organize their College Journey and Graduate on Time; Built by Students, for Students; Solves Growing Student Retention Problem Faced by Higher Ed. Team: Sabih (CMU CS '15), Rukhsar (CMU CS '15), Jiyda (CMU IS '15)




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Strypes

3D Visualizations Powering New Digital Experiences for Consumers Across all Devices and Browsers. Team: Alexa Fleischman (EMC, Box, Boston College), Zack Fleischman (Microsoft Xbox, Zynga, Carnegie Mellon University), Matt Schiller (The Advisory Board, Cornell University)




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The History Project

Collaborative Cloud Tool Empowering Enterprises to Transform Institutional Memory into Organizational Knowledge. Team: Niles Lichtenstein (Harvard, Monitor, Global P&L at Nasdaq Co), Michael Devin (DARPA Director's Medal, Tech Architect at Frog), Ben Yee (NYU Masters - ITP, Tufts, Senior UX at Gilt)




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Uptime

Building a Smarter Industrial Communication System Using Wearables. Team: Will Schumaker (PhD in Optics from Stanford/UMich), Michael Leung (PhD student in EE from Stanford/Waterloo)




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Visage

Smart Crowdsourcing Platform Allowing Companies to Find and Engage Instantly with Diverse Talent. Team: Joss Leufrancois (Co-Founded Aldelia,a $50M recruitment business established in 9 countries), Emmanuel Marboeuf (Former Technical Expert and Intern'tl. speaker in Cyberdefense Innovation)




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