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17th Annual NYU Venture Showcase Teams

Meet 40+ of NYU's best and brightest startups at our 17th Annual Venture Showcase. Mix and mingle with innovators and investors, changemakers and doers, all from the vibrant NYU and NYC entrepreneurial ecosystem.

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Enabling mobile game and app publishers to turn existing videos into 3D animated, interactive marketing content through a user acquisition platform.

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Reducing the detrimental effects of honey bee colony collapse on U.S. agriculture by developing a "smart home" for honey bee hives.

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Blue Instrument Inc.

Preventing catastrophic wind turbine failure via a fiber-optic system that detects abnormalities in real-time.

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Care Heart

Optimizing recovery and quality of life for heart failure patients by managing their care remotely.

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Keeping kids cavity-free through preventive care treatments performed conveniently in school settings rather than at dentists' office.

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Revitalizing local economies by rewarding residents with property tax credits when they shop locally.

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Consensus Health

Bringing specialty medical care to underserved areas via a digital platform that facilitates connections to credentialed physicians.

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Crafted Kibble

Catering to dog owners who want only the very best for their pets by developing customized pre-portioned meals that are delivered fresh monthly.

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Enabling pharmaceutical companies to accelerate their research process using a technology that allows for better determination of molecular structures.

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Helping air travelers get to their gates on time by arming them with an app that facilitates hassle-free curbside rental car returns.

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Dotted Square Inc.

Empowering migrant workers to provide for their families back home through an app that enables cashless purchases from local merchants.

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Allowing fishermen in developing countries to determine and sell at fair market prices through a text messaging service that provides real-time market information.

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Helping both venues and artists maximize their exposure and revenue through an online gig booking platform that streamlines the process for all parties.

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Fertility for Me

Offering a helping hand and some peace of mind to women struggling with infertility via a comprehensive, personalized journey map to motherhood.

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Giving budget-conscious individuals access to luxury clothing brands through an online marketplace where they can rent gender-neutral, high-fashion streetwear.

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Flare Agent

Making real estate transactions seamless and transparent through automation of redundant tasks and a collaborative document signing process.

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Enabling millennial donors to maximize their impact by allowing them to donate at the cause-level.

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Assisting the blind and/or visually impaired with a robotic guide doc that features indoor and outdoor self-driving, obstacle avoidance, audio situation description, GPS wayfinding, and the ability to book a cab.

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Govern for America

Creating more effective state governments by recruiting, training, and supporting the next generation of public sector leaders from top universities.

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Grounded Upcycling

Promoting sustainable practices by creatively repurposing organic waste into household products.

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Habit House

Empowering ambitious women to live their best lives by providing them a personalized text message wellness coach that holds them accountable to building one healthy habit at a time.

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Handii 3D

Helping children with cerebral palsy through the use of affordable, custom hand orthotics.

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Reducing the inefficiencies and errors associated with cataract surgery using a digital workflow solution that connects all clinical and administrative parties involved.

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Making the car buying experience simple and transparent through an e-commerce platform that allows you to quickly search for lease deals from new car dealers.

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Fostering an innate love of reading in kids through a digital platform that allows the to create self-directed reading journeys.

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Mary Taylor Wine

Bringing fine European wines to the American mass market by curating products from lesser known European growers and helping consumers decipher their origins and flavors.

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Reducing medical equiptment costs through an imaging software for radiologists that can mimic millions of dollars of MRI hardware improvements for the price of software.

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Helping insurance agents do their jobs more efficiently by providing them a digital front desk that automates client interactions.

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Pro BoKnow

Paving a path for high school students to their dream schools by connecting them to volunteer tutors who are looking for service opportunities.

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Creating fully digital mmWave transceiver radios that can be integrated in base stations, smartphones and cars.

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Tackling the dangerous opioid epidemic by developing a wearable patch that dispenses naloxone automatically when needed.

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React Power

Commercializing a sold-state and energy dense material for energy and cleantech applications, including electrical energy generation and underground hydrocarbon extraction.

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Revelio Labs

Bringing standardization and greater transparency to the talent management process through easy-to-use, company-level statistics on labor market trends.

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Making our oceans cleaner and safer by producing disposable, compostable alternatives to plastic straws.

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Providing low-income patients in India with affordable, at-home eye care.

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A wellness program designed to enhance the health and resilience of the cast and production crews on movie sets.

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Making food waste a thing of the past by leveraging AI to optimize commercial food service planning and preparation.

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Bringing people together over food. More specifically, crafting gourmet tahinis through an Isreali-Palestinian collaboration.

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Sweet Nova

Fueling millennial hustlers in a fun and healthy way with an "ice cream" snack that is 100 percent plant-based, dairy-free, and full of vitamins and minerals.

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Maximizing the success rate of later-stage clinical trials through a software that connects trial sponsors with potential participants.

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Optimizing real-time restaurant table management through a predictive learning system that identifies patterns in customers' eating habits.

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Helping job seekers forge career paths they'll love through a process of learning, exploration and reflection via a digital career discovery platform.

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Enabling E. U. citizens to carry their credit scores across the E. U. freely as the pan-European credit score provider.