Here are some of the great new venture ideas pitched in the second half of the evening.
SwitchEnergy – Plans to build commercial refineries that convert common switchgrass into ethanol.
National Field – An online platform that helps political organizations increase efficiency.
ImmunoDispense Pro – A proprietary new way to treat sufferers of peanut allergies via a measured-dose system for use at home.
Prosodia - Developing a speech therapy device to assist users in improving the prosodic elements of their speech, such as intonation, stress, and rhythm.
Education Exchange Corps – A non-profit organization designed to connect current college students with opportunities to serve as teacher’s assistants or interns in urban school districts.
Optimal Surgical – As cataracts are the number one cause of blindness worldwide, Optimal Surgical is developing the CataCut© surgical device designed to simplify eye surgeries.