10 Startups Selected for the Hartford InsurTech Accelerator
Hartford InsurTech Hub unveiled the 2019 cohort of startups for its acceleration program. The chosen startups cover a wide range of abilities, from property insurance claims to peer-to-peer (P2P) insurance. The 10 selected startups exhibit a variety of technologies and insurance types.
Bloomfield, CT Company Creates Innovative Combustion Engine Design
LiquidPiston Co-Founder and CEO Alexander Shkolnik says he’s always had an entrepreneurial drive. Find out how he helped develop an innovative combustion engine designed to increase thermodynamic efficiency.
Hartford Joins City Innovation Ecosystem by the Hartford Business Journal
Hartford has joined the City Innovation Ecosystem Program, which supports 50 cities that have made commitments to local entrepreneurship; science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) education; or innovation.
CT Digital Health Startup Creates Innovative Healthcare Solution
Find out how digital health startup Sheen Health created a solution to reduce administrative expenses and increase patient revenue and satisfaction.
Innovative Biotech Startup Develops Wearable Monitoring System
Mobile Sense Technologies developed an innovative, wearable monitoring system designed to detect cardiac arrhythmias.
CT 3D Printing Supplier Talks Innovation, Technology & Collaboration
“I think the true innovation in this space…has to do with development, new applications, and business models facilitated using 3D printing,” says Director of Additive Manufacturing/Applications Engineer Nick Gondek at ACT 3D Equipment & Services.
Innovative CT Startup Improves Diesel Engine Efficiency
[Participating in the CTNext Entrepreneur Innovation Awards is] a great way to get exposure, interact with others in the entrepreneurial community, and practice presenting,” says Envirowerks Founder and Lead Engineer Patrick Emerick.
CT Biotech Startup Creates Veterinary Cancer Treatment
“Being open to accepting help, listening to the guidance of mentors, and working hard to accomplish goals for the business are the best pieces of advice to launch a successful startup,” says Torigen CEO and Founder Ashley Kalinauskas.
CT PhD on the Connection Between Science and Innovation
“In scientific research, I think you have to be innovative to be successful,” says Brenton Graveley who runs the Graveley Lab in the Department of Genome Sciences at the University of Connecticut Health Center.
Innovative CT Technology Startup American Cladding
“Even though startups are hectic, don’t forget about taking care of your employees. Also, don’t try to do everything at once—know your core competencies and stick to what you know,” advises Jeff Whittaker, President of American Cladding Technologies.
Innovation Advisory and Coaching Startup
Plus4pi President Dr. Ripi Singh discusses the mission and future goals for his startup, some of the challenges the company is facing, and the many ways he is involved in Connecticut’s entrepreneurial ecosystem.
Hartford-Based Wearable Technology Company
Wearsafe Labs Inc. Co-Founders David Benoit’s advice for entrepreneurs or startup business owners: “Continually test and refine your ideas and strategies.”