We promised more fun! Hear from last year's winner, more polls, and sign up for our keynote speaker's presentation!
Last year's Synapse Competition winner has an exciting update!
Epineuron Technologies is a device company developing tomorrow’s gold standard of care for injured peripheral nerves. As a nerve care company we are developing a suit of surgical solutions for repairing and treating peripheral nerve injuries with the mission of becoming the world leader in bioelectrical nerve care. Our lead product, a temporary wearable device, will be the world’s first commercial bioelectronic therapy used to supercharge injured nerves and accelerate their regeneration.
How do you build a successful health IT company? I’m still learning.
Andrea Palmer is the Founder and CEO of Awake Labs.
In this talk, Andrea shares her commercialization journey from a university entrepreneurship course to product-market fit: balancing impact and economics, finding the signal through the noise, and making decisions with imperfect and incomplete information.
Fun Facts from 7 Years of the Competition
Since 2014, the Synapse Competition has supported 80 companies. Through the generosity of our partners, we have awarded over $425,000 in cash and in-kind resources.
A special ‘thank you’ to all those who have helped to make the Synapse Competition possible. Thank you: Adi Treasurywala, Alex Muggah, Andrea Johnson, Andrea Palmer, Andrew Yoshioka, Bernard Lim, Bill Barrable, Bruce Inwood, Carey Lee, Carmen Carrasquilla, Fred Rego, Gay Yuyitung, Glen Crossley, Guy Payette, Ing Goping, Jamie Barron, Jay Carter, Jennifer Crane, Jennifer Hamilton, John Hands, Laura Beesley, Leigh Wilson, Nancy McKenzie, Navneet Kaur, Padraic Foley, Pamela Berg, Raza Zaheer, Sue Elliott, Sunita Asrani, Tom Turchet, The Forge, The Synapse Consortium, and the entire team at Innovation Factory.