StartR Impact

Fall 2018 

  Family Proud

Family Proud brings peace of mind to patients, families and their support networks. 

Family Proud is a mobile-application based patient advocacy software solution that provides hospitalized patients and their families easy and secure access to all their essential social, medical, and logistical resources. Our mission is to provide a simple, direct way for patients and their families to express their needs, explain their treatments, access information and communicate with their loved ones. 

  InfoPost

InfoPost tries to redefine the experience of news using advanced AI and beautiful design.

  Karigor Marketplace

Through Karigor Marketplace our goal is to empower craftsmen to break through the barriers of poverty by capitalizing on their own creativity. We believe in transparency, we believe in the empowerment of the creative being.

  SurfUp

SurfUP is the first of its kind automated surfboard rental business concept that pairs with a smartphone application to facilitate a self-checkout process for renting a surfboard. This company will be utilizing the shared economy model. There is an opportunity to create a novel locking mechanism for the surfboards and/or a transaction process that is unlike any other process in the public domain.

Athlete Initiative

At Athlete Initiative we strive to reduce instances of sexual violence with a prevention program geared toward educating student-athletes. 

Our training platform encourages a sense of leadership and responsibility of awareness within the athletic community. College athletes will develop the confidence in utilizing bystander behavior, while Athlete Initiative provides customized training with the understanding that every campus faces unique issues. Our goal is to educate student-athletes on the issues surrounding sexual violence, prevent occurrences of these crimes, and promote healthy relationships.

Vyfuel

Saltwater fuel, generating electricity and freshwater. 

Inaugural Class of 2017

CookU

CookU is designed to reduce food waste, save money, improve health, and make cooking an easier and more enjoyable experience. 

Saral Pooja

Saral Pooja provides a personalized service for users to engage with a real Pundit with a hologram or high def video channel and conduct a Pooja. We also provide programs for people to revive religious practices and ceremonies which have been integral part of culture and lifestyle.
Our long term vision is to help people forster faith in the community.

I.U.

Luxury bed and bath products brands with a social responsibility purpose.

Sadaqah

Our solution combines the efficiency of Venmo with a donation focus to aid the homeless.

NowWhat

The goal of NowWhat is to connect individuals with communities that support and seek similar interests, helping students discover the infinite network around them through an organized list of nearby organizations, clubs and experiences in their immediate area.

Embrace HealthWear Inc.

We have developed a non-obtrusive wearable device that analyzes how people walk and uses that information to predict and prevent falling injuries in older adults. Based on these measurements, we provide targeted exercise recommendations that are proven to reduce the risk of falling and promote mobile and independent living. 

Seahawk Seaweed Co.

Combing science, technology and sustainable seafood to feed a growing human population.

MezhAir

Developing ways to measure the indoor air quality in public spaces in developing countries.

Worldcare Technologies

Aims to solve healthcare problems with a low-cost HIV monitoring system for low-resource settings.

Midlife Wellness

Midlife implements blockchain based personal health records for the public good. Midlife Wellness aims to enable a new technical architecture for health information that is built on cryptography, decentralization, and open standards.