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Event Information

Virtual Edition
June 11, 2021
1:00 - 4:00pm CST

Event Overview

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FuturEd | Katja Berthold, Naia Lum & Harshini Chellasamy
FuturEd partners with universities to help students “learn how to learn” through verified personalized learning approaches and consequently help schools improve retention rates. 

HEIRS Farm | Ashley-Marie Sutherland & Gyasi K. Sutherland
Heirs Farm uses a combination of unique urban farming methods to provide historically excluded communities easy access to fresh, culturally relevant produce.

Kolosseum | John Wolf & Jack Critzer
Kolosseum helps viewers of video game streaming gain a personal stake in the outcome of streamers’ daily play by letting viewers build their own “dream team” of streamers and compete against each other for real-world prizes.

ONEBIT | Omar Hernandez, Amber Handal, Daniela Montiel, Nishant Pathare, Vanessa Gutierrez, Soham Satam, Zhenyu Zhou, Sean Lee, Ron Duran & Lenny Ramroop
ONEBIT helps independent business owners in the food and retail industries make better business decisions by providing a dashboard of their sales and expenses in one mobile-friendly platform.

Phyesta | Patrick McInerney, Sam Kalenowski & Mitchell Lucky
Phyesta is an online physics simulator that provides students and teachers with a platform that allows for total customization in creating physics labs.



Doreen Peter Noni

Founder & Chairperson at Peters Daughter Initiative

Dubbed “Africa’s Oprah” in the Air Tanzania in flight magazine Twiga cover story in January 2020, and named one of top 20 most influential women in innovation and technology ...

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Genevieve Sutherns & Joshua Gray 

Co-founders at Guelph Box

Joshua Gray and Genevieve Sutherns are the co-founders of a social enterprise named Guelph Box that started as a way to help struggling or closed local businesses...

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Joel Mathew

CEO & Founder at Fortress Consulting & Co-Founder at Beyond Academics

Joel Mathew is an entrepreneur with a focus on digital marketing, branding, media and technology. He spent several years in Chicago media working for both the...

Alumni Panelists

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Arun Prakash

CFO at Cerebri AI

Operator, advisor, and investor with growth companies in the areas of strategy, finance, and operations.

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Nirav Modi

Founder and CEO at Cevona

Nirav is the CEO and founder of Cevona. He is passionate about transforming healthcare delivery and business models. Cevona provides innovative healthcare solutions for self-funded employers.

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Avelo Roy

Managing Director & Startup Mentor at Kolkata Ventures

Avelo Roy is a serial Tech Entrepreneur, Investor & TV Host, who started his first startup at the age of 19 around his patent-pending technology while still studying as a computer..

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Jeffrey Spetter

Innovation at CVS Health

Hi, I'm Jeffrey and I'm working to improve healthcare with one the largest players in the space, CVS Health.

Raffle Prizes

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Register for a chance to win one of these prizes! Once registered you are automatically placed in the raffle that will take place during the event.