Accel Robotics is a talented team of PhDs in neuroscience/robotics and product innovators building autonomous service robots to improve customer experiences.
We developed a 360 Visual Intelligence system that enables our robots to see and interact with humans in a natural way.
AR’s first product, Omnio, is an AI-enabled shopping assistant. Omnio is designed from the ground up to deliver smarter in-store service by engaging customers, empowering associates, and providing actionable insights.
Biologic drugs are life-saving drugs that effectively treat serious illnesses including cancer and autoimmune diseases. However, dosing is usually one-dose-fits-all and the costs are becoming unsustainable. As a result, patients are not getting the most from their treatment. Abreos Biosciences is poised to have a major impact on the delivery of biologic drugs by offering precision dosing tools that will maximize the value of the drugs and expand access of these powerful medications to patients.
ARC 3D prints metal rocket engines for the space industry. Its mission is to democratize space by providing reliable and affordable propulsion systems so that scientists, engineers, and pioneers can create a brighter future on Earth and beyond.
More than 100,000,000 business around the world sell through indirect channels and partner programs – yet for decades, they’ve had to rely on cobbled-together partner portals and legacy partner management systems. Allbound’s replaces partner portals and PRM with a smart, data-driven SaaS platform that automatically guides partners to more closed deals and renewals while delivering unprecedented performance metrics.
Amydis Diagnostics, Inc. is a preclinical stage, privately-held pharmaceutical company founded in 2013 that is developing proprietary chemistry licensed out of UCSD using innovative approaches to detection of amyloid-related disorders. The Company’s lead program is addressing an important problem in today’s society regarding the clinical need for diagnostic testing of Alzheimer’s disease in its early stages.
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Edge Computing and Fog Computing are new trends in the post-cloud era. At antsle, we developed an easy-to-use turnkey solution that moves compute capacity from the datacenters to the edge. Our product, the antsle one, is an on-premise replacement for public cloud solutions like Amazon Web Services or DigitalOcean. Our silent server comes with hardware and pre-installed software components antsleOS and antman, making antsle even easier to set up and use than cloud-based Virtual Private Servers.
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Approved is on a mission to bring transparency, efficiency and a little sanity to the mortgage experience. We build technology that agents, borrowers, lenders and their teams of loan officers and processors use everyday to streamline the back office, and provide a world class experience for borrowers. The Approved Digital Mortgage Platform allows any lender, big or small, to modernize their loan operations.
We realized that while individuals and small employers had online platforms to purchase insurance, midsize to large employers and the brokers that served them still found themselves using paper. To solve for this massive market need BenRevo has created sales automation software designed specifically for insurance companies. We help insurance companies automate their sales process by providing modern tools to their distribution channel.
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20 years ago I stopped writing proposals because no one would read them….so I started using 20X30″ storyboards to get my ideas across. Our win ratio went to 98% using stunning visuals and grew my second company to $120 Million in sales in 4 years. Brojure was developed to allow you to create Vogue-like proposals or sales content in minutes. It’s cloud based, and works on all devices. It’s dynamic and beautiful, Brojure evokes emotion to get your customers to buy. It is very affordable.
Content Distribution and Automation Platform. Brax.io enables advertisers to create campaign creatives once then syndicate across multiple content advertising sources eliminating hours of repetitive work. In addition it attributes engagement & revenue across multiple dimensions for a clear picture of return on marketing investment. Unlike search and social which are each dominated by one company, massive content distribution is scattered across many sources.
CureMatch’s decision support system guides oncologists in the selection of combinations of cancer drugs that are personalized for individual patients, based on the molecular profile of the patient’s own tumor. The CureMatch platform, with a foundation in oncology, genetics, proteomics, biochemistry, and cell biology was originally developed and licensed by a multidisciplinary team at UC San Diego Moore’s Cancer Center and the San Diego Supercomputer Center.
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Direct Cannabis Network is the leading digital news network highlighting the latest tech, entrepreneurs and innovative companies in the cannabis industry. DCN’s mission is to build an ecosystem for the entrepreneurial community that provides a voice for the startups, a platform for the professionals and a community for the entrepreneurs through the form of quality original editorial press, short videos, and DCN’s own original web series shows. To learn more, visit www.directcannabisnetwork.com
Doctible is a healthcare marketing platform that helps private practices automate their operations to better engage and retain their patients. Founded in 2013, Doctible provides best-in-class patient engagement, communication tools and analytics.
Epitracker, Inc. is a San Diego based biotechnology company, which is unlocking secrets long held by dolphins in order to improve human health on a global scale. Epitracker works cooperatively with the U.S. Navy to translate discoveries made from the Navy dolphin population into human therapeutics and diagnostics across four primary focus areas including, cardiometabolic diseases, neurodegenerative diseases, aging –associated diseases and skin repair.
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Fabric8Labs is a San Diego based company that is developing the world’s first non-thermal metal 3D printing process. Fabric8Labs’ patent-pending 3D electrochemical additive manufacturing (ECAM) process eliminates the need for expensive high-power lasers, vacuum chambers or metal powders. Our process lowers the overall cost of ownership of metal 3D printing by 10x while delivering exceptional print quality, surface finish and print speed that meets or exceeds the current market offerings.
Fantasy Sports Co. is a mobile-first company focusing on the sports/leisure vertical. We’re proud to make LineStar® the world’s leading Daily Fantasy Sports Analytics Platform which is available for free on both Android/iOS. All our apps are developed 100% in-house in Carlsbad, CA. Stay tuned for what’s next, we’re working on the next hit app!
Grolltex, for ‘graphene-rolling-technologies’, leverages research from the University of California, San Diego’s Nano-engineering Dept., that enables the practical and sustainable manufacture of the ‘wonder material’, graphene. This next generation material will be used for advances in flexible electronics, wearables, water desalination, life saving biosensors, and much more.
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Guru is the technological bridge between cultural institutions and a 21st-century audience. We make the museum experience interactive, immersive, and compelling for visitors both inside and outside museums, zoos, and aquaria. How do we do this? We tell stories. Through virtual reality, augmented reality, audio, and video we turn the ever-present smartphone into a personal concierge, an expert tour guide, a map, and more. With Guru, there are no limits, there are no walls.
Industry is a professional network and hiring platform (think LinkedIn) exclusively for the service and hospitality industry (restaurants, bars, clubs, and hotels). The company has already gained traction with giants in the industry, with a client list that includes MGM Resorts International, Stone Brewing Co, among others.
KTI, a virtual biotech company, has filed patents on modified KLOTHO proteins with great potential to positively impact aging, cognition, kidney function, fibrosis and cancer. KTI is well positioned to enter human trials within 2 years focused on its first indication: acute kidney disease, which kills 300k/year and represents a $2B market opportunity in U.S. alone. Led by successful biotech startup execs, KTI has de-risked the development process to accelerate human proof of concept studies
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LoanHero provides financing for the important things in life. Whether it’s a medical procedure not covered by insurance or a new roof, we’re there to cover expenses over $1,000. Our innovative financing platform empowers merchants to extend instant financing at the point of sale. With multiple lenders in a simple application, consumers receive the best loan product regardless of their credit.
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Measurabl is sustainability solved by software. More than 20,000 properties – representing 4BN square feet across 67 countries – use Measurabl to measure, manage, and improve their energy and sustainability performance. Our software enables companies to automatically collect utility data, report on sustainability performance, and identify energy and water efficiency opportunities while simplifying reports to global sustainability benchmarks like GRESB and CDP.
We are on the verge of releasing game changing SW & HW products that perform at 1-4 orders of magnitude faster (verified by the SDSC) than today’s best Machine Learning algorithms. The technology, MemComputing, was invented at UCSD by Physicists, Dr. Di Ventra (Prof) and Dr. Fabio Traversa. Inspired by the inner workings of the brain they developed this IP that performs like Quantum would like to, but is standard tech. Founded by John Beane (ecoATM-$350M, Pyxis-$1B) and the co-inventors.
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Molecular Assemblies, Inc. is a San Diego-based company developing a revolutionary, enzymatic DNA synthesis technology capable of powering new products in industrial synthetic biology, personalized therapeutics, precision diagnostics, and eventually information storage, nanotechnology and more. Inspired by nature, the company’s proprietary DNA synthesis method is designed to produce long, high quality, sequence-specific DNA reliably, affordably and sustainably.
NanoCellect is a life science startup manufacturing cell sorters that use proprietary microfluidic technology. NanoCellect’s WOLF cell sorter and single cell plate dispenser allows researchers to perform antibody discovery, cell line development, genomic sample prep and CRISPR genomic editing faster, safer, and without contamination. The compact, sturdy, and affordable system allows researchers to safely perform cell sorting and single-cell plating experiments at their convenience.
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Nanome’s mission is to build intuitive tools that aid in the progression of molecular precision and advancements of nanotechnology to inspire innovative breakthroughs starting with the life sciences and then expand across every industry. They are working closely with research institutions and one of the top 5 pharmaceutical companies to improve their visualization, collaboration, and drug design capabilities through a virtual reality platform.
Orison is an energy storage company developing the first plug-and-play battery system for single and multi-family housing, and light commercial uses. We have developed an appliance based, low cost, scalable, lightweight and Internet of Things/Cloud management approach to energy storage. Orison enables all electric consumers to control their electricity use and to save money, while aiding utilities with tools to support an intelligent, efficient and renewable electric grid 2.0.
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PathSense powers location for many top “uber” type apps, home automation platforms, insurance platforms, fleet platforms, advertising platforms, and more.
– Geofencing, 2x as fast, 2x as accurate
– Activity recognition, 6x as fast, 40% the battery drain
– Location accuracy, PathSense is 99% accurate even in cities with tall buildings, compared to 22% for Google and 73% for Apple
– Much more…
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We’re PetDesk and we build technology for the care providers of the best beings in the world – our pets. We help keep them healthy, happy, and give them more time to play with their owners – us!
We treat our local business customers like family. We stand up for them in the face of corporate giants. We win their loyalty by being amazing service providers – not with contracts. We are helping to preserve the high quality of care you get from your neighborhood vet, groomer, and boarder.
Qelzal invented a new technology that lets commercial drones safely fly faster and farther without crashing. Qelzal delivers a true autonomous UAV Sense and Avoid system using Image Free Sensing™ combined with brain-inspired artificial intelligence for rapid response and collision avoidance. Our “intelligent eyes” perceive objects, determine if they are a threat, then plan a path to avoid. The onboard AI system performs in diverse light conditions, without adding unnecessary power or weight.
Using DNA analysis technology, Precision Probiotics empowers consumers to take the guess work out of benefiting from a probiotic. Simply order our kit, test your microbiome, and begin our precision probiotic formula. Our tailored probiotic targets your specific dysbiosis – when one’s gut microbes have shifted from helpful to harmful.
TRUEPIC is an image & video authenticity platform. TRUEPIC’s patented technology acts as a notary for digital photos, driving confidence among consumers and businesses that a shared photo has not been altered in any way.
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Xycrobe’s technology platform addresses the need of patients with inflammatory skin disease through the development of a library of “good” bacteria strains designed to be used for therapeutic purposes. With our technology, we aim to change the way inflammatory skin disease is treated by 1) addressing bacterial dysbiosis of the skin, 2) addressing immunological or genetic deficiencies found in many affected patients and 3) reducing the incidence of antibiotic-resistant b
At Veyo, we envisioned a better system for patient transportation — one where ridesharing and advanced tracking and analytics would dramatically improve service quality, efficiency, and transparency. Our revolutionary business model, built with technology and analytics at its core, provides a full array of NEMT benefit management services to our health plan customers. Together, we are helping to eliminate transportation issues as a reason for missing or delaying medical care in America.
We are building computer vision technology to solve the price estimation problem for the huge home services industry. For e.g: if you are moving, you take a quick video of your home, our technology identifies furniture and other objects, and returns the inventory list which is then translated into a moving quote, if you are painting we identify the wall area and translate that into a quote. We make shopping for home services as easy and transparent as shopping for products on Amazon.com
Zesty.io is a WCMS (Web Content Management System) that runs and operates 100% in a cloud network. Zesty.io automates tasks tied to building and maintaining web content, which results in speeding up time-to-market while reducing production costs for businesses. Zesty.io empowers businesses to manage content for multiple websites, mobile apps, and IoT devices all at the same time in a single secure environment.
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