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…

GIBLIB Makes Medical Education More Engaging and Accessible

  GIBLIB is a Los Angeles based startup that partners with premier hospitals and physicians across the country to provide in-detail medical lectures and surgical procedures to medical students on-demand. I sat down with Brian Conyer, CEO and Founder, to discuss GIBLIB’s growth and new approach to educating medical students.   Traditional Medical Education  …

Luminopia Reimagines Role of VR in Healthcare

  Luminopia is an early-stage startup with a mission to improve the lives of children and families through captivating, rigorously developed digital therapeutics.   Before leaving Harvard, the founding team was part of the Harvard Innovation Labs’ Venture Incubation Program for two terms. They went on to being awarded Silver at MassChallenge in 2016 and the…

Berkeley-Founded Hopscotch Brings VR/AR to Real Estate

Berkeley-Founded Hopscotch Brings VR/AR to Real Estate   Hopscotch Interactive is a property marketing services company that uses 3D Photography based on Matterport technology.  After adding two new offices, expanding abroad last year, and being nominated as top Matterport Service Partner of the year, Hopscotch looks to continue its growth and capitalize on the ever expanding possibilities…

Beyond One’s Project Apogee Shakes up AR Gaming Scene

Beyond One’s Project Apogee Shakes up AR Gaming Scene    Project Apogee Beyond One, an augmented reality startup, is redefining AR games and the MMORPG (massively multiplayer online role-playing game) industry. Overlaying virtual monsters and environments with the user’s real world, Project Apogee is the latest project of Beyond One. Project Apogee is the internal…