One Concern Builds Disaster Resilience Through AI

  In 2017, natural disasters caused a record $306 billion in losses in the U.S. alone. Current emergency management systems, however, lack the capacity to describe the effects of disasters on a granular level or make predictions in real time. One Concern tackles this global problem, harnessing AI to save lives and livelihoods from natural disasters.…

Healthcare Startup Genetesis: Chest Pain Triage in 90 Seconds

Healthcare Startup Genetesis: Chest Pain Triage in 90 Seconds   Genetesis is medical devices company currently in its clinical trial stage. The company focuses on using magnetocardiography (MCG) technology to simplify the chest pain triage process, shortening what is currently a 10+ hour long endeavor into a 90 second procedure. Genetesis recently raised $6.1 million, bringing…

Young Alfred Streamlines Insurance Shopping Process

Young Alfred Streamlines Purchasing Process for Insurance Young Alfred is an online marketplace that helps consumers compare and shop for personal and casualty (P&C) insurance such as homeowners, rent, auto and pet. As Young Alfred co-founders Jason Christiansen and David Stasie describe it, today’s process for purchasing homeowners insurance involves cumbersome questionnaires, unnecessary paper-pushing, and…

Coqovins – Your Personal Virtual Sommelier

Coqovins – Your Personal Virtual Sommelier Coqovins is a Wharton startup utilizing AI to provide personalized wine recommendations for customers. The company relies on machine learning to capture customers’ wine preferences and aims to help wine retailers increase sales by facilitating customers’ purchase decisions. I sat down with the Coqovins Co-Founder, Quentin Chalvon Demersay, and…