COHORT 4:April-September 2021
Layer Metrics is enabling reliable metal additive manufacturing with its precision measurement and optical inspection system that captures every critical data point of every layer, in real time.
Momentum Optics is developing a disruptive manufacturing technology that enables rapid fabrication of technically challenging optics, achieving 5x faster production and at least 10x lower costs.
PreAct Technologies’ TrueSense™ sensors make it possible to angle car seats away, deploy airbags earlier, and raise the car suspension just before a crash occurs, to vastly reduce injuries and deaths.
COHORT 3:April-September 2020
AkknaTek’s Lens Reviewer helps eye surgeons ensure safe, accurate lens positioning and makes postoperative management of dislocated intraocular lens (IOLs) more intuitive and straightforward.
Kilo Medical Solutions’ Brise-Solette can be applied to incubators to mimic the light and sound of the womb and alert nurses when care is needed while collecting data for improved treatment.
Nordetect’s lab-on-a-chip device and test kit reduce soil testing time from days to minutes, driving faster decisions that impact crop yield and input cost while mitigating environmental pollution.
COHORT 2:January-June 2019
Augmentiqs evolutionizes the microscope with an electro-optical module that retrofits into existing microscopes, facilitating augmented reality of the eyepiece and live-image capture of tissue samples.
Circle Optics has completely eliminated stitching (the process of aligning multiple images pixel-by-pixel to create a unified image) through a revolutionary camera design, enabling shareable, immersive, real-time experiences.
Lumedica creates affordable scientific and medical instruments for diagnosing retina disease that are easier to acquire, transport, and use in optometry offices and field clinic settings all over the world.
Organic Robotics Corporation has developed a stretchable smart material that can sense its own shape and measure surface pressure, giving robots a sense of touch for a variety of commercial applications.
Ovitz captures over 64 unique data points to characterize a patient’s visual function with high accuracy, providing individualized vision correction not possible with other methods available today.
COHORT 1:January-June 2018