Date: Apr 27, 2023Time: 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM

HBS Alumni Angels of NY Startup Showcase with Harvard Innovation Labs Alumni Founders

Thu, 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM Zoom Meeting (Information to be sent to Registrants)
Alumni Angels


We are thrilled to invite you to the first ever co-Sponsored Startup Showcase between Harvard Business School Alumni Angels of Greater New York and Harvard Innovation Labs.

Six finalists from the Harvard Innovation Lab's Launch Lab X GEO Alumni Accelerator will present to a panel of Harvard/HBS Alumni Judges on April 27th, from 6:00pm – 7:30pm (online). The winner will be given special consideration for upcoming HBS Alumni Angels of NY pitch nights. Audience members will include angel investors and entrepreneurs from Harvard/HBS.

This is a wonderful opportunity to meet some rising entrepreneurial stars and network with fellow alumni.


Confidently provides a comprehensive personal data privacy solution that helps employees take back control of their personal data by identifying and deleting it from places it doesn’t belong across the internet—thereby strengthening their employer’s overall cybersecurity posture.
Industry Sectors – Cybersecurity, Consumer Privacy, SaaS
Co-Founders – Brent Blackaby, Crid Yu

Kiri is the 1st wooden smart toy that helps kids learn 46+ subjects in multiple languages through play, all without a screen.
Industry Sectors – Edtech, Consumer tech, E-commerce, Hardware
Co-Founders – Jake Starley, Brandon Greenburg

Physis Investment
Physis Investment is a B2B Saas helping institutional investors serious about making an impact, build and report on sophisticated sustainable portfolios providing raw data for emissions, waste management, gender equality, and much more.
Industry Sector – FinTech

Thermaband is a health-tech company that developed a smart predictive bracelet that provides cooling relief for menopausal women experiencing hot flashes, with a connected app to provide biometric insights.
Industry Sector – Health & Wellness
Founder – Debbie Dickinson

Vertum Technologies
Vertum designs & builds robotic farming assistants that help indoor farms increase yield and improve environmental sustainability. Farmers utilizing our services can increase their yield by 25%+ while reducing emissions, water usage and wasted valuable minerals in fertilization
Industry Sectors – Artificial Intelligence, Sustainability, Agriculture, Robotics, Deep Tech, Climate Tech
Co-Founders – Kaan Armagan, Herbert Namirski

WurQ is like Fitbit for strength training. Unlike cardio/ heart rate technologies, we track all your strength movements without any input (pushups, squats, etc.) and assess volume of work, strength level, power produced. Our users want it to see an improvement and to compete.
Industry Sectors – Fitness & Sports
Co-Founders – Dmitry Popov, Ryan Conway, Conor Walsh

Read more about our moderators and judges below.



Jim Sherman

Co-Chair External Relations, Harvard Business School Alumni Angels of Greater New York

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Date: Apr 27, 2023Time: 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM


Zoom Meeting (Information to be sent to Registrants)1460 Broadway
New York, NY 10036
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  • 5 / HBS Club of NY Members
  • Free / HBS Alumni Angels of NY Members
  • Free / Harvard iLab Registrant
  • 10 / General Public


Zoom Meeting (Information to be sent to Registrants)

1460 Broadway, New York, NY, 10036