i2E-backed SendaRide expands healthcare transportation service beyond Oklahoma

Innovation 2 Enterprise

When it comes to metrics, the customer growth story from SendaRide, a young Oklahoma company that provides customized, concierge, non-emergency medical transportation, packs a punch. The company is seeing a ground swell of interest from other organizations that serve populations with safe and secure transportation needs — churches, senior centers, adult daycare, oncology centers, and even organizations that help people re-enter the work force and need transport to interviews.

innovating the public transportation experience: q&a with Wyatt Dike from E-Team, VertX Advertising

Venture Well

Wyatt Dike of E-Team, VertX Advertising, is developing antimicrobial coatings for use in public transportation that double as advertising space. The post innovating the public transportation experience: q&a with Wyatt Dike from E-Team, VertX Advertising appeared first on VentureWell.

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preventing the spread of germs in public transportation: q&a with Wyatt Dike from E-Team, VertX Advertising

Venture Well

Wyatt Dike of E-Team, VertX Advertising, is developing antimicrobial coatings for use in public transportation that double as advertising space.

The Truth About the Scooter Economy?—?An Insider’s Perspective

Both Sides of the Table

As drivers we look out for them, as pedestrians we might be annoyed if they steer in our way but the riders themselves have developed better norms as happens in all forms of transportation. scooters startup transportation vcThe Truth About the Scooter Economy?—?An

[Virgin Hyperloop in Urban Transport News] Hyperloop transportation projects in India

OurCrowd

The hyperloop transportation system is an untested but next-generation version of the public and freight transport system of the world which can make commuting faster than an airplane.

Why We Invested in CLEAR

Revolution

As transactions involving consumer data become increasingly digital, the need for secure identity authentication is becoming critically important in industries such as financial services, transportation, retail, and entertainment.

[Virgin Hyperloop One in Indian Web2] Virgin Hyperloop One claims to offer Most Energy-Efficient System for Mass Transportation

OurCrowd

Transport tech firm Virgin Hyperloop One (VHO) on Friday said Hyperloop system is poised to be the most energy-efficient mode of mass transportation globally.

[skyTran in ME Construction News] RTA and skyTran to develop driverless transportation system in Dubai

OurCrowd

Dubai’s Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has signed a MoU with skyTran to develop advanced public transport facilities in the emirate. The post [skyTran in ME Construction News] RTA and skyTran to develop driverless transportation system in Dubai appeared first on OurCrowd.

[Virgin Hyperloop One in Auto.com] Virgin Hyperloop One Claims to Offer Most Energy-Efficient System for Mass Transportation

OurCrowd

Hyperloop is an ultramodern, superfast transport project planned to be implemented to link Mumbai and Pune, which are located around 200 km apart. Read more here.

[Virgin Hyperloop One in The Verge] Virgin Hyperloop One raises $172 million to advance its futuristic transportation dreams

OurCrowd

Virgin Hyperloop One has raised $172 million in new funding to bring its futuristic transportation dreams to life, according to new filings with the United States government.

[Virgin Hyperloop One in WRAL TechWire] Q&A: Virgin Hyperloop exec talks future of transportation (think pods) in Triangle (+ video)

OurCrowd

The post [Virgin Hyperloop One in WRAL TechWire] Q&A: Virgin Hyperloop exec talks future of transportation (think pods) in Triangle (+ video) appeared first on OurCrowd.

[Virgin Hyperloop One in Utilities Middle East] Virgin Hyperloop One And Saudi Arabia’s KAUST Partner To Spur Country’s Technology And Transport Development

OurCrowd

The post [Virgin Hyperloop One in Utilities Middle East] Virgin Hyperloop One And Saudi Arabia’s KAUST Partner To Spur Country’s Technology And Transport Development appeared first on OurCrowd.

[Virgin Hyperloop One in PR Newswire] Autodesk And Virgin Hyperloop One Announce Joint-Effort To Explore Advanced Route Optimization, Transportation Design, And Construction Technology

OurCrowd

“Virgin Hyperloop One is pushing the boundaries of transportation efficiency,” said Josh Giegel, Co-Founder and Chief Technology Officer of Virgin Hyperloop One. The post [Virgin Hyperloop One in PR Newswire] Autodesk And Virgin Hyperloop One Announce Joint-Effort To Explore Advanced Route Optimization, Transportation Design, And Construction Technology appeared first on OurCrowd.

Dreamit Startups on the Front Lines of COVID-19

Dream It

Kaizen Health streamlines the logistics of patient transportation to and from on-site visits. Kaizen Health is a healthcare logistics and non-emergency medical transportation (NEMT) technology platform, working with healthcare to streamline the process of scheduling medical transportation.

Facilitating AccelVT Energy 2019 Cohort

Paul G. Silva

This accelerator focuses on “ startup and/or seed stage ventures who offer new technologies, or novel applications of existing technologies, aimed at reducing fossil fuel use and greenhouse gas emissions in the heating and/or transportation sector.

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Lesa Mitchell joins The Heritage Group Accelerator Powered by Techstars to help startups disrupt legacy enterprises

TechStars

Many industries that aren’t top of mind for most of us but serve our most basic everyday needs – from industrial production, transportation infrastructure and environmental services and safety – all are facing technological disruption and innovation.

This Solar-Powered Electric Bike Aims to Make Commuting Eco-Friendly and Fun

Entrepreneur - Entrepreneurs Category

Sean Lupton-Smith's Electric Bike Company wants to bring affordable and efficient transportation to the masses. Real Entrepreneurs

LaunchPad Lift Spotlight: ElecTrip

TechStars

He decided that during the upcoming fall school semester, he would start a city-to-city transportation service using the most operationally efficient mode of transportation: electrically-powered Teslas. .

How To End Your Pitch with Your Vision

Dream It

Uber’s market was not just the size of black car services; the company’s market would span taxis, public transport, and black car services, and it would expand the market by bringing in more customers with the product’s ease of use and simplicity.

LaunchPad Lift Spring Program Kicks Off

TechStars

Electrip (University of Texas, Austin) – Door to door transportation company scheduling rides at any time in your own Tesla. What elements are necessary for successful college-based entrepreneurship education?

I hate MVPs. So do your customers. Make it SLC instead.

A Smart Bear

Although not called SLC, there’s a popular meme in product circles that neatly encapsulates the idea of SLC in a diagram: The Modes of Transportation example from the Spotify product team: A skateboard is a SLC product.

HyperWHO? HyperWHAT?

Startup Grind

I currently work for a large global organization that deals with container shipping as well as transport and logistics. The idea and concept of a system where items are placed in pods and subsequently transported at high speeds through a vacuum sealed tube has been around for decades.

Advice from Warren Rustand: Put Your Head Down and Walk Into the Storm

Entrepreneurs' Organization

a publicly-traded social service and transportation firm. Written for EO by Kalika Yap , an Entrepreneurs’ Organization (EO) member in Los Angeles. Yap is a thriving serial entrepreneur whose businesses include Citrus Studios , Luxe Link , and the Orange & Bergamot.

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The Tech Issue that Matters Most in NYC

This is going to be BIG.

Perhaps if tech suddenly made housing, healthcare, transportation, combating opioids AND fixing climate change super cheap, AND enabled underemployed and displaced workers to survive on a living wage, AND provided childcare and education, I’m sure @aoc would give you a refund. The headlines in the tech and startup world have not been good over the last couple of years. As it turns out, the “move fast in break things” culture was itself pretty broken—full of discrimination and harassment.

Scott Kraege Joins Techstars as Managing Director of The Heritage Group

TechStars

Today, I’m excited to announce that I am joining Techstars as Managing Director of The Heritage Group Accelerator, powered by Techstars in Indianapolis.

The Common Denominator Among Our 25 Startup Investments

GAN

They’re building a system to transport satellites to different parts of space—once they’re already in orbit. Their founder, Vanessa, is obsessed with space transportation and knows that, in the long run, we’re going to be shipping things all over space. This past week, I took a look at the 25 investments that GAN Ventures has made so far.

4 Secrets to Responsive Leadership

Entrepreneurs' Organization

These are the attributes that sustain and make a person’s leadership strong in both triumph and crisis, as well as transportable and transferrable in different environments. What makes a great leader?

UrbanTech Transit Startup Remix Raises $15 Million

Dream It

Planners then see in real time how that change will affect other streets and the flow of transportation as a whole. The Summary Remix is currently being used by over 4,000 planners in over 300 cities to enable planners to visualize tradeoffs when making urban planning decisions.

How to Accept Challenges and Thrive Alongside Business Risk

Entrepreneurs' Organization

David Disiere is the founder and CEO of QEO Insurance Group , an agency that provides commercial transportation insurance to clients throughout the US. Written for EO by David Disiere. Fear of failure can have significant sway over entrepreneurs wanting to launch their own startups.

[Virgin Hyperloop One in Yahoo Finance] For First Time, Federal Lawmakers Gather in Support of Hyperloop Technology on Capitol Hill

OurCrowd

Virgin Hyperloop One Grows Roster of Bipartisan State and Federal Partners who Support Certification and Regulatory Investment in this New Form of Mass Transportation.

MaxQ swiftly responds to Coronavirus crisis with a pivot

Innovation 2 Enterprise

COVID-19 medical teams need to collect and transport many, many temperature-controlled blood specimens rapidly from dispersed locations. The process requires an in-place inventory of transport boxes, gel packs and tons of ice. By Scott Meacham.

The Curse That Causes Promotions to Fail

Entrepreneurs' Organization

The problem stemmed from the curse of knowledge, with most of the leaders in the department of transportation forgetting the difficulties they had in developing their own leadership skills. Written for EO by Dr. Gleb Tsipursky, disaster avoidance expert , speaker and author. .

How Livongo Just Opened the Floodgate to a Digital Healthcare Wave

Hyde Park Angels

Kaizen partners with transportation services to ensure that everyone, regardless of access to transportation, is able to attend their healthcare appointments.

What We Can Learn from the Biggest Tech Policy Mistakes of 2018

Revolution

In what I’ve called The Third Wave , the Internet will become ubiquitous and transform industries that are part of our everyday life including health care, transportation, education, food, etc.

Things I believe.

This is going to be BIG.

Transportation. I believe in solvable problems, but that you can't make progress on them until everyone involved accepts responsibility for causing them. I believe that if you aim for compromise, you will be less successful than if you aim for creativity. I believe that if you treat people like you believe they can be better than they are, they will be. I believe that if you're not doing everything you can to get them there, they'll fail without you.

A Weeklong Series: 10 Tech Trends from the Decade That Was … and What Will Be

Revolution

Over the last decade, there have been many innovations that have changed our lives by addressing long-standing pain points in age-old industries like transportation and financial services, and in so doing, raised complicated questions for policymakers and society.

The Pegasus Startup: Flying Over VCs on the Wings of Profits

Jason Calacanis

Airbnb, Uber and Slack have revolutionized travel, transportation and work forever. The unicorn movement in Silicon Valley has been a great run, with startups plowing mountains of willing capital into audacious products that are changing the world.