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Aavia is a customer-loved hormone health brand creating a world where people use the power of their individual hormone cycle to optimize their potential. If you have a uterus, your hormone cycle affects everything from your zits to your ZZZ’s, all month long. We started Aavia to make hormone health more human and end the stigma around it – for good. Through our trusted health platform, we support our members in building a better relationship with their hormones to optimize their physical and mental health, every single day. We provide daily education and personalized actionable insights through our app, a trusted community of members and medical experts, and a patented smart birth control pill case.
Satellites have changed a lot in the last decade. Propulsion has too. At Accion, we reinvented propulsion for New Space, and created a more efficient ion thruster: the Tiled Ionic Liquid Electrospray (TILE) engine.
Activate empowers scientists to reinvent our world and address climate change by bringing their research to market. The Activate Fellowship provides the funding, technical support, networking, community, and time that these scientists need at the outset of their entrepreneurial journey. Our team brings a diversity of experience and a deep track record to helping our fellows bridge the science-to-market gap. We support up to 40 new Activate Fellows each year through communities in Berkeley, Boston, Houston, New York, and across the U.S. through Activate Anywhere. By 2025, we plan to support 100 new fellows each year. Activate was founded in 2015 by entrepreneurs, scientists, and investors, and our entrepreneurial fellowship model originated at Cyclotron Road, a division of Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory and an Activate partner.
AdaViv is on a fast-moving mission to build Plant-level intelligence for the Lean, Profitable, Digital Farm of the Future. We work for greenhouse and indoor farming operations and are building an AI-powered plant care software to keep digital eyes on plants and help growers know what each plant needs to get the most consistent and highest yields. By initially focusing on high value crops like cannabis, we are enabling growers to continually improve the growth of each plant.
AirWorks was founded in 2017, and spun out of MIT in the summer of 2018. The company has developed a patented algorithm and web application that converts aerial datasets into engineering base plans in CAD. This way, clients don't need any local processing resources, virtually no training and thanks to the automation we ensure the fastest turn-around times in the industry – saving hundred millions of hours of manual data labeling time.
Almond is the international funds transfer network that connects people and financial institutions everywhere. Through its open and transparent platform Almond enables greater interoperability between financial institutions. Individuals can access and share funds across borders more quickly and securely at the lowest possible cost.
Armoire (www.armoire.style) is the modern woman's life-hack to shopping. We take the hassle out of feeling stylish by curating personalized style recommendations according to your size & fit preferences. You simply choose clothes from a manageable selection, have them delivered, wear them as long as they want, and then exchange for a new set of clothes when you're ready. Not only do you get access to a limitless closet, we make it easy to look great – with constant wardrobe variety and minimal time investment.
Atolla Skin Lab is an MIT-based startup that leverages machine learning to deliver customized skincare products using an individual's actual skin data. We have developed a skin and ingredient database to match people with their most efficacious formulations and create products that evolve as a person's skin changes with the seasons, environment and age.
Biobot Analytics is a wastewater epidemiology company that is transforming wastewater infrastructure into public health observatories. Its wastewater monitoring technology analyzes urine and stool samples to create a health database that is independent of hospital reporting systems, free from societal biases affecting who can and can’t seek care, and most importantly, rapidly adaptable to new and emerging public health threats.
Boom is on a mission to level the playing field for the 110 million renters in the US by making housing more flexible, affordable, and attainable. We’ve started by building an app that enables renters to build credit with the rent payments they already make, reporting to all three credit bureaus. Our next product, now in Early Access, enables renters to split their rent into smaller, stress-free installments and squash late fees that can total up to $150 per month. We’re backed by some of the biggest names in the fintech / angel landscape, with funding led by William Hockey and Zach Perret (Co-founders of Plaid), and joined by folks like Harry Stebbings (Twenty Minute VC), and other angels/operators (Cash App, Mint House, Knotel, Party Round).
We help African migrants get their first US bank account and debit card just before arriving in the US, move their savings to the US after arriving, and help with zero-fee remittances when sending money back to Africa.