Venture Atlanta Conference 2013
Venture Atlanta

August was a surprisingly busy month for funding. Eight startups – including three operating in the Big Data space – completed funding rounds this month. The month’s first funding story comes from Izenda, which raised a $3 million Series A … [read more]

Healthcare innovation is finding a new home in Atlanta at the inaugural Health Connect South conference, taking place this Monday, Sept. 15. Organized by Russ Lipari (who also runs The Validus Group, an Atlanta-based government and corporate advisory firm), Health Connect South’s mission … [read more]

From test scores to bullying, there are a number of challenges facing students and teachers in Atlanta. Next weekend, developers, educators and young entrepreneurs are invited to put their heads together to solve the most pressing problems in education at Atlanta’s eighth Startup Weekend … [read more]

Forge concluded its inaugural healthcare hackathon on Sunday at Georgia Tech’s Advanced Technology Development Center (ATDC). A total of 19 teams composed of 90 participants had 34 hours to design, build and pitch their solutions to seven healthcare challenges provided by … [read more]

We all know there are problems in healthcare. Forge is doing something about it at this weekend’s Hackathon. Forge, a healthcare startup accelerator connecting clinicians, engineers and business professionals, will hold its first healthcare hackathon at Georgia Institute of Technology’s … [read more]