echoAR – Bringing Augmented Reality to the Masses

echoAR – Bringing Augmented Reality to the Masses The Catalyst A year and a half ago, while still earning his master’s in computer science at Columbia, Alon Grinshipoon lead a joint project between Columbia’s computer graphics lab and Columbia Medical School. The key problem identified was that physicians were having difficulty with a procedure called…

Halla I/O Transforms How Grocers Interact With Customers

Halla Transforms How Grocery Retailers Interact With Customers   Halla I/O is an AI, SaaS company that operates at the intersection of personalization and food; its B2B software suite allows grocery retailers to offer their customers an individualized shopping experience through customized item recommendation, smart shopping cart, and home page. I spoke with CEO Spencer Price…

Stasis Labs Improves the Traditional Patient Monitoring Process

  Stasis Labs is a Los Angeles based startup that partners with medical institutions to provide doctors with remote monitoring and predictive artificial intelligence technology that anticipates when an emergency situation will arise before it occurs. I sat down with the company’s founder and president, Michael Maylahn, to discuss Stasis’ innovative approach to healthcare and…

Aegis AI: Gun Detection Technology for the Future, Here Today

Aegis AI is the brainchild of Sonny Tai (Chicago Booth ’15), who grew up in South Africa and fled to the United States with his family after experiencing persistent gun violence. Through the Booth network, he met Ben Ziomek (Chicago Booth ’19) and the two co-founded Aegis AI to create software that employs computer vision to automatically…