Back to all events NYU Summer Launchpad 2017: Venture Showcase Host: NYU Entrepreneurial Institute
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Join us to meet the NYU Summer Launchpad teams and learn about the newest startups! The young entrepreneurs will showcase their startups at an expo-style event on August 9th. Connect with members from the NYU community, other entrepreneurs, angel investors, and venture capitalists.

Light refreshments will be served!

Presenting teams:


Hi-Hi's social platform connects drivers with passengers who are looking for long distance carpooling services. Team: Jackson (Scooter) Blume (CAS ‘17), Ekaterina Chichikashvili (CAS ‘17), and Maxwell Raderstorf (Stern ‘17)


INVIP helps blind and visually impaired people improve their independance through real-time technology tools. Team: Nicolas Metallo (Tandon ‘17), Nuvina Padukkavidana (Tandon ‘17), Brenda Truong (Tandon ‘17), Isabel Izquierdo, and Edson Tapia


Levitas offers a wearable activity monitor that helps nurses to ensure the safety of their patients by reducing the risk of falling and injury. Team: Amar Seoparson (Tandon ’17) and Anthony Oganov (CAS ’17)

Myx Reality

Myx Reality provides virtual reality creators a storyboarding tool that minimize time and labor to visualize and prototype ideas for VR. Team: Joakim Quach (Tisch ’17) and Ondina Frate (Tisch ’17)

My Wellbeing

My Wellbeing matches individuals with quality therapists to ease access to a personalized healing relationship and enable therapists to help more people. Team: Alyssa Petersel (Silver School of Social Work '17) and Lauren Knapp (Silver School of Social Work '17).


ShopDrop helps urban fashion lovers discover sample sales so they can dress in brands they love without breaking the bank. Team: Estee Goldschmidt (Stern '17), Bill DeMuro, and Lexi Zimmer


Stereotheque helps millennials cut through the music information overload to discover the best music using machine learning to analyze the most relevant music stories and understand users' preferences providing a seamless discovery experience. Team: Julian Duque (Steinhardt ’17), Guillermo Arenas (SPS ’15), Tomas Uribe and Kristian Diaz


TABu is a mobile payment platform, integrated directly with leading point of sale systems, that allows venues and customers to save time and money. Team: Kyra Durko (Stern ’19) and Miguel Guerrero (Tandon ’19).

NYU Summer Launchpad is a 10-week accelerator for teams of NYU entrepreneurs that provides $10,000 in grant funding (non-dilutive, zero equity), startup skills bootcamps, 1:1 coaching from NYC entrepreneurs and early stage investors, collaborative workspace for the summer, pro-bono legal incorporation  counsel, web hosting credits and other perks to help get their venture launched.

Join the conversation on Twitter and follow the conversation via #NYUSLP

Thank you to our sponsors!

McCarter & English


Silicon Valley Bank

Amazon Web Services


When & Where
Wed, August 9, 2017
1:00 PM ‐ 3:00 PM UTC
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NYU Entrepreneurial Institute
40 Washington Square South Greenberg Lounge
New York, NY 10012
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