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The Gap Between Universities and Industry (or, Why I Started GradSquare)

| March 31, 2015 | Comments (0)
The Gap Between Universities and Industry (or, Why I Started GradSquare)

About the author: Marco Altamirano is a tech philosopher based in New Orleans. Follow @marcosien. This article was originally posted on Maggbit.com.  About a year ago, I met someone at a conference who worked at a food chemistry lab in New Orleans. She was telling me about how her company had tried to hire a […]

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First 3D Print Meetup is Coming to New Orleans

| March 31, 2015 | Comments (0)
First 3D Print Meetup is Coming to New Orleans

Many think 3D printing is a newer technology than it actually is. 3D Systems founder Chuck Hull made the first 3D printed teacup just over 30 years ago. Now, 3D printing is becoming mainstream in New Orleans. Unchained Thought Enterprises, a locally owned consulting company that specializes in emerging technology, 3D Print Hubs have teamed […]

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Next Health 2.0 Meeting Focuses on Mobile Health At Ochsner

| March 30, 2015 | Comments (0)
Next Health 2.0 Meeting Focuses on Mobile Health At Ochsner

Health 2.0 New Orleans is dedicated to sparking healthcare innovation in New Orleans by connecting local interest, talent, and resources. The group hosts monthly educational meetings focused on healthcare, innovation and technology. The next event, “Mobile Health at Ochsner: The Apple HealthKit and Epic EMR Integration”, will be held on April 2nd from 5:00 to […]

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Coastal Protection Company ORA Estuaries Wins The Big Idea at New Orleans Entrepreneur Week

| March 30, 2015 | Comments (0)
Coastal Protection Company ORA Estuaries Wins The Big Idea at New Orleans Entrepreneur Week

New Orleans Entrepreneur Week (NOEW), produced by The Idea Village, is the festival that celebrates entrepreneurship, innovation, and advanced thinking in the Crescent City. Keeping with that festival mindset, CEO and co-founder of The Idea Village, Tim Williamson, had been repeating his new mantra all week: “Mardi Gras, NOEW, Jazz Fest, Saints.” He hopes that […]

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Week in Review: March 30, 2015

| March 30, 2015 | Comments (0)
Week in Review: March 30, 2015

The Silicon Bayou has been buzzing with tech and entrepreneurial news. Here are the most popular stories published on Silicon Bayou News in the past seven days: The Future of New Orleans – Startup Style 4.0 Schools’ Education Pitch Showcases Eight Extraordinary Startups InnoGenomics Technologies Wins Annual JEDCO Pitch Competition App for Capturing Legal Evidence Wins First […]

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Idea Acceleration Spotlight: The Remedy Room, an Infusion Therapy Wellness Clinic

| March 27, 2015 | Comments (0)
Idea Acceleration Spotlight: The Remedy Room, an Infusion Therapy Wellness Clinic

The Idea Acceleration Spotlight is a new partnership between Silicon Bayou News (SBN) and LookFar, an idea acceleration company that partners with both startups and established businesses to execute game-changing ideas through their software development and business analysis expertise. On the forefront of the personalized health industry, The Remedy Room is a direct pay, boutique […]

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Three Student Startups Selected as Tulane Business Model Competition Finalists

| March 26, 2015 | Comments (0)
Three Student Startups Selected as Tulane Business Model Competition Finalists

After hosting one of the region’s premiere college business plan competitions for 14 years, the Tulane Entrepreneurs Association (TEA) completely redesigned the contest last year to better reward the practical aspects of what make startups successful – the ability to rapidly adapt to customers’ needs. Organized by the Levy-Rosenblum Institute for Entrepreneurship (LRI) at Tulane, […]

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Louisiana Chapter of Entrepreneurs’ Organization Celebrates Culmination of Accelerator Program

| March 26, 2015 | Comments (0)
Louisiana Chapter of Entrepreneurs’ Organization Celebrates Culmination of Accelerator Program

The Louisiana chapter of the Entrepreneurs’ Organization (EO) is celebrating its class of 2014 fellows graduating from the Accelerator Program this week at New Orleans Entrepreneur Week (NOEW). The event will take place on March 27th from 3:00 to 5:00 pm at Harrah’s Hotel and Casino near the NOEW hub on Fulton Street. The EO […]

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Drytunes Wins Cox Business and Inc Magazine’s Get Started NOLA Pitch Challenge

| March 26, 2015 | Comments (1)
Drytunes Wins Cox Business and Inc Magazine’s Get Started NOLA Pitch Challenge

Inc. Magazine and Cox Business invited five New Orleans-based startups to pitch inspiring business plans at Get Started NOLA, a brand new competition hosted last night, March 25th, during New Orleans Entrepreneur Week (NOEW). “Get Started NOLA is a way for Cox Business and our partners to help promote innovative talent in our local business […]

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Idea Acceleration Spotlight: Pupular, the App for Your Social Animal

| March 26, 2015 | Comments (0)
Idea Acceleration Spotlight: Pupular, the App for Your Social Animal

The Idea Acceleration Spotlight is a new partnership between Silicon Bayou News (SBN) and LookFar, an idea acceleration company that partners with both startups and established businesses to execute game-changing ideas through their software development and business analysis expertise. Pupular is a social networking app that helps dog owners connect and meet for playdates. The […]

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