Month: July 2019

HabitAware’s Keen bracelet helps people fight compulsive behaviors

HabitAware helps people dealing with Body Focused Repetitive Behavior through their product Keen, a bracelet that makes users conscious of their gestures.   Aneela Idnani, a designer and co-founder of HabitAware, will present at 1 Million Cups Fargo on Wednesday, July 24.   “HabitAware was born out of personal necessity,” she said.   Idnani dealt…

The Challey Institute’s New American Entrepreneur Program

TThe Challey Institute for Global Innovation & Growth and Emerging Prairie are proud to announce the 10 companies that will make up the 2019 Challey Institute’s New American Entrepreneur Program. This accelerator program connects New American entrepreneurs to capital, community, and technology resources. The program seeks to increase the success of New American entrepreneurs and…

Chris Dieumerci helps teachers get to know their students quickly with Enlight

New education app Enlight will help teachers form deeper understanding of their students in order to better teach to them where they’re at.   Enlight founder Chris Dieumerci will present at 1 Million Cups Fargo on Wednesday July 17. This will mark Dieumerci’s second time speaking at a 1 Million Cups Fargo event—he first presented…

Steve Goldmann applies air force expertise to shipping and aviation IoT with ColdWhere and ConnectWhere

Shipping is one of the 21st Century’s most important industries, and start-up ColdWhere is imbuing new transparency to the transportation of climate-sensitive goods and materials.   ColdWhere’s recently launched sibling, ConnectWhere, provides services related to IoT (Internet of Things) and machine-to-machine communication, especially geared toward aviation.   ConnectWhere and ColdWhere CEO and founder Steve Goldmann…

Inovan, Inc. seeks to lessen infections among joint replacement patients with new bone void filler

New biomedical start-up Inovan, Inc. is pioneering a new way to prevent infection in patients who receive total joint replacements.   Inovan CEO Meredith Schroeder will present at 1 Million Cups Fargo on Wednesday, July 10.   Inovan’s product is a bone void filler, a solution to help reduce the incidence of infection in total…