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Media Lab Spinoffs

For more than three decades, the people of the Media Lab have spurred progress and change not just through academia, but across startups ...

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"MiNDS" technology named to Top 100 Science Spinoffs

The Conformable Decoders group's new method to deliver drugs directly to the brain was selected to the Top 100 Science Spinoffs according...

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E14 Fund Startups: Mobility and Urban Tech

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E14 Fund Startups: Productivity + Insights

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E14 Fund Startups: Manufacturing + Materials

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E14 Fund Startups: Health, Synthetic Biology, and Food Tech

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E14 Fund Startups: Logistics and Supply Chain

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E14 Fund Startup Showcase - Spring 2018

Please note: attendance at this event is by invitation only.10:15 | welcome Habib Haddad & Calvin Chin, Managing Partners o...

Thursday
May 10, 2018
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Media Lab Startup Showcase - Fall 2019

Fall 2019 Member Meeting Media Lab startup showcase (3rd Floor)The MIT Media Lab fall 2019 member meeting is an invitation-only even...

Wednesday
October 23, 2019
5:00pm — 7:00pm
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Virtual meetings are about to turn the art of management into a scalable science

Quartz at Work looks at ways that online meetings, with tools like those developed by certain spinoffs, can improve management decisions.

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E14 Live: Supply Chain Innovations | From the source, to the warehouse, to customers

We'll take a look at innovations throughout the supply chain and the pressure points (and opportunities) companies are seeing in the mids...

Wednesday
May 6, 2020
1:00pm — 1:45pm
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E14 Fund Startup Showcase - Fall 2018

Fall 2018 member meetingE14 Fund Startup ShowcaseAttendance at this event is by invitation only.Unable to join us in person? Join vi...

Thursday
October 25, 2018
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E14 Live: Virtual work and Distributed Manufacturing

Panel 1: Inventions for the virtual workforce; Panel 2: Distributed manufacturing and resiliency to COVID-19

Thursday
April 2, 2020
1:00pm — 2:00pm
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Media Lab Venture Summit 2020

Featuring dozens of Media Lab startups + nonprofits with interactive demos and opportunities to meet and identify potential collaborations.

Tuesday — Wednesday
January 28, 2020 —
January 29, 2020
8:30am — 7:00pm
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Tulip

Tulip connects the people, machines, and devices on the shop floor as manufacturing's first platform as a service.Browse the company ...

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Optimus Ride

Optimus Ride is the leading self-driving vehicle technology company developing fully autonomous (SAE Level 4) systems for geofenced envir...

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Unitary Labs, Inc.

Dry.io lets people with little or no programming skills build full-stack social, group collaboration, and messaging software applications...

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Media Lab Startup Event - Fall 2017

This event is an opportunity for member companies to meet and interact with many of the Media Lab's spinoff companies.

Wednesday
October 18, 2017
3:30pm — 5:30pm
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Spinoff companies

More than 100 companies have spun out of the Media Lab.

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OpenSpace.ai

OpenSpace provides next-generation 360 photo documentation, powerful integrations and the smartest analytics tools in the industry.

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Formlabs

Formlabs is a 3D printing technology developer and manufacturer. The Somerville, Massachusetts-based company was founded in September 201...

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Media Lab startup showcase: Spring 2018 member meeting

A video playlist portraying companies supported by the E14 Fund.

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E14 Fund—Out of Lab Experience

You can browse through the startup videos and demos below.  We've broken them down into 5 categories:Health, Synbio, Food tech.Logis...

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OPT Industries, Inc.

OPT Industries brings together automation engineering, computational design, and material science, unifying the production processes for ...

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You can go back to the office—You just need a virtual-reality headset

Meeting up with holographic versions of distant colleagues is a great change from flat, boring video calls

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DeepCure

DeepCure is transforming the field of small-molecule drug discovery, by delivering better drugs in a faster and cheaper way. DeepCure rei...

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Culture Biosciences

Culture Biosciences runs bench-scale fermentation services using automated bioreactors. They focus on aerobic, high-cell density fermenta...

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Dalang

Entertainment and media are changing—audiences are gravitating towards more interactive and hyper-personalized experiences such as gaming...

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Canopy

Canopy is a new personalization architecture for a better internet. The technology is a combination of on-device machine learning and dif...

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BRELYON

BRELYON is a new category of displays that gives immersion and high fidelity with no need for headsets.

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FIGUR8

FIGUR8 has created the first digital health platform to objectively measure and longitudinally track body movement as a biomarker. Their ...

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Wise Systems

Wise Systems builds autonomous dispatch and routing software that uses machine learning to continuously improve fleet efficiency and cust...

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ThruWave

ThruWave makes the invisible visible with human-safe millimeter waves—high frequency radio waves that have the unique ability to pass thr...

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Labby Inc.

Labby is developing a breakthrough mobile based spectrometer technology to reinvent the material (liquid or solid) testing process at the...

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Spatial

Spatial’s AR collaboration platform allows people to instantly teleport anywhere in the world and work together with others as if in the ...

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MLVS Breakout Sessions | January 28 @ 3:30pm

MLVS breakout sessions, January 28 @ 3:30pm. Sessions take place in parallel.

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A holographic meeting platform for collaborating from anywhere

"There's got to be a better way to share space and work together remotely—but computers or phones may not be the right tools."

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Mabu the pint-sized robot wants to manage your health

Mabu is about the size of a kitchen appliance and assists with day-to-day healthcare needs through daily "conversations."

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MIT engineer develops new way to improve your body movement

Media Lab spinoff company Figur8 has developed a cost-effective, portable system to measure and track human motion.

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Chazz Sims named in Forbes 30 Under 30 2021: Enterprise Technology

Chazz Sims, former researcher in Human Dynamics and founder of Media Lab spinoff Wise Systems, is chosen as an honoree for 2021.

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Bringing construction projects to the digital world

The startup OpenSpace is using 360-degree cameras and computer vision to create comprehensive digital replicas of construction sites.

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Out of the lab and into the world

E14 Venture Summit celebrates the diversity of spinoff companies from the Media Lab.

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Stable Auto

Industry leaders in automotive and related sectors see the future of mobility composed of large fleets—cars as a service—electric and aut...

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MIT-affiliated companies take on Covid-19

A variety of companies with MIT ties are working to address aspects of the Covid-19 pandemic.

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This compostable packaging can tell you when your food is going bad

Who needs best-by labels when your package is sensing the food inside it?

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Can a screen-free robot teach coding—and build character?

Alum Marina Bers on Seymour Papert, STEM, Kibo, and Scratch Jr.

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Creative responses to the COVID-19 crisis from the Media Lab community

Across the Media Lab community, spinoffs, alumni, researchers, staff members, and more have responded to the COVID-19 crisis.

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Parental leave isn’t just policy at my company—it’s a huge part of our culture, and here’s how

Alum Ben Waber talks about how the spinoff Humanyze has worked to create a culture that supports employees in taking parental leave.

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Grow Your Own Microgreens: Kibbutz inspired Hamama

Hamama is a Media Lab spinoff company founded by City Science alum Daniel Goodman and Camille Richman.

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Optimus Ride’s autonomous system makes self-driving vehicles a reality

MIT startup’s unique approach to improving human mobility is helping it gain traction in a competitive landscape.

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Software to empower workers on the factory floor

Apps developed by MIT spinout Tulip help manufacturers augment employee production rather than automating it away.

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Participating startups in online session #1

SpatialSpatial’s AR collaboration platform allows people to instantly teleport anywhere in the world and work together with others as if ...

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MLVS Startup Tours | January 29th @ 9am

The tours are only available for those who pre-registered and received confirmation.

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E14 Fund helps Media Lab community deploy startups

“First and foremost we’re a community-builder,” says Habib Haddad, a managing partner of the venture fund.

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Media Lab Startup Showcase

Wednesday October 235:00-6:00pm

Course

Can Space Enabled Designs Advance Justice and Development?

This course examines the theoretical underpinnings of the mission statement of the Space Enabled Research Group at the MIT Media Lab.

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Can Space Enabled Designs Advance Justice and Development?

This course examines the theoretical underpinnings of the mission statement of the Space Enabled Research Group at the MIT Media Lab.

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Managing the flow of ideas in a pandemic

Tools and tactics for maximizing effective communication and decision-making while minimizing the spread of illness.

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Democratizing Access to Space

When we say we’re “democratizing access to space exploration,” what do we mean?

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New approach to sustainable building takes shape in Boston

A five-story mixed-use structure in Roxbury represents a new kind of net-zero-energy building, made from wood.

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Participating ventures at MLVS 2020

The following ventures (startups, nonprofits, academic labs, studios, etc.) will be participating in the first Media Lab Venture Summit.

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Earthrise, 50 years later

Thoughts from the Media Lab's Space Enabled group and Space Exploration Initiative