Leveraging transferable skill sets in healthcare innovation

Vanessa Gurie – Sports Innovator, Pioneer, Entrepreneur After spending 10 years leading performance medicine teams and the Global Performance Medicine Touring division at Cirque du Soleil, Vanessa successfully leveraged her transferable skills from Sports Performance Medicine and launched a startup that leverages artificial intelligence in ophthalmology. Vanessa will share how you too can leverage your...

Quantified Empathy

Aman Advani – Empathizer, Entrepreneur, Engineer  MIT alumnus and MIT Bootcamp Coach Aman Advani, co-founder, Ministry of Supply shares about quantifying empathy and how it is the cornerstone of their business. Quantified Empathy is Ministry of Supply's "secret sauce." Since our founding, we've developed a proprietary toolkit of research tools that help us to understand...

Startup PR: Getting Press on a Tight Budget

Erica Swallow – Journalist, Consultant, Entrepreneur The right coverage in the right publications can be a catalyst for user growth, but media coverage doesn't happen overnight. Watch our E-Seminar with MIT Bootcamps coach and MIT Sloan alumna, veteran journalist, and entrepreneur Erica Swallow. Erica currently serves a director of marketing at heavy construction tech HaulHub...

Revolutionizing the Wedding Industry

Natalia Pegoraro – Entrepreneur, Marketer, Changemaker  Natalia Pegoraro, Founder at O Amor é Simples (Love is Simple) shares how she solved her own problem of not being able to find the perfect dress for her wedding. Natalia launched O Amor é Simples to disrupt the wedding industry by creating a brand of wedding dresses for...

Gaps & Opportunities in Healthcare

Andrew Schutzbank – Innovator, VP, Revolutionary In this episode, Andrew Schutzbank, VP of Product Development at Iora Health, will talk about current gaps and opportunities in healthcare delivery and technology. Andrew joined Iora Health in 2011 and currently leads the development of Iora’s Clinical Service and Chirp, Iora’s Collaborative Care technology platform. Andrew’s passion for...

Build Your Passion

Ravi Ramkeesoon – Entrepreneur, Musician, Researcher  Ravi Ramkeesoon, CEO of FindMyFans.co, shares his startup story. Find My Fans is a music technology startup incubated at MIT Bootcamps, focused on mapping musicians' fan bases. To him, it's all about building what you're passionate about: the vision in your mind, combining it with the skills, tools and...

The Healthcare Journey

Punit Soni – Entrepreneur, Engineer, Mentor Robin™ is an artificial intelligence-powered, voice-enabled digital assistant for doctors that lifts the burden of medical documentation so physicians can focus on what they love: taking care of patients. In addition to his current role at Robin™, Punit has served as Chief Product Officer at Ex-FlipKart, Vice President of...

A Harvest of Dreams

Nasir Yammama – Entrepreneur, Creative Technologist, Dreamer Nasir Yammama's entrepreneurial journey began when he was 15 years old. He will share how his education contributed to his interest in technology and how that evolved into something very distinct and close to home. Nasir developed the company Verdant. Verdant is an AgriTech value chain company that...

Team above all else

QuickBrasil's Team – Thiago, Jon, and Amory When launching a technology-led venture or innovation initiative, it is very likely that you will not be able to accomplish this on your own. In this episode, we'll meet Thiago, Jon, and Amory and learn how they met and why they decided to work together. They met at the...

Learn, unlearn, relearn

Xelpha– Carlos, Frank, and Lauren   In this episode, we’ll hear from Carlos, Frank and Lauren, co-founders at Xelpha Health. The team will discuss how they have handled uncertainty in the launch of their healthcare startup within the unpredictable and constantly evolving environment of entrepreneurship, both personally and professionally. Xelpha's mantras Team – storming into transforming...