On Tuesday, October 9, New Haven-based Red Ox Systems became one of four regional finalists in the Northeast Regional CleanTech Open. In addition to winning $30,000 in prizes, the team is moving on to compete in the CleanTech Open Global Forum in San Jose, California on November 8 & 9, 2012. There, they will compete for [...]Read more
In August of 2012, five Connecticut startups converged on LaunchHaven to pitch their products, and compete to earn the chance to repitch at DEMO.
By the end of the night, which was co-sponsored by Startup Connecticut, eBrevia was selected to move on to the next round, and became one of four Startup America companies nationally presenting on the DEMO main stage.Read more
Are you a budding entrepreneur waiting for the right time to start working on your idea? A designer or developer who wants to spend a weekend practicing your trade? Are you just interested and excited about the idea of working with a startup team to create something new?
If you are, then stop what you’re doing, and register for Startup Weekend New Haven.Read more
Over this last weekend, health and wellness-minded entrepreneurs, engineers, and developers came together as part of Startup Weekend Hartford HEALTH, Hartford’s second annual Startup Weekend. The winners were Movid (a platform for physical therapy videos), eGency (an application to help healthcare consumers make choices based on wait times at facilities), and Farmer’s Garden (a collaborative gardening, local food app). Congratulations to the winners, and everyone who made the event possible.Read more
If you’re a Connecticut university student in the market for some funding for your business plan, check out the Connecticut Collegiate Business Plan competition. The competition, brought to you by the Entrepreneurship Foundation (also a Startup Weekend New Haven sponsor), is accepting applications until April 11th. Best in Show can secure up to $5,000 in cash to help put their business plan in action.Read more