19 – Sanjay Khanna: How to Build an Interoperable System of Trust?

About the episode: Sanjay Khanna founded ValidCert, a blockchain credential and data room platform during the pandemic. With many years of experience as an advisor, manager, and instructor, he brings a platform that connects entrepreneurs, investors, education institutions, and students to enable all parties to get transparent and authentic information. Key values of the Episode:… Continue reading 19 – Sanjay Khanna: How to Build an Interoperable System of Trust?

Smart Manufacturing: Implementing IoT in Advanced Manufacturing

By Noor Abdel-Raziq, Altitude Accelerator Communications Intern “What gets measured gets improved.” – Robin S. Sharma.  The IoT (Internet of Things) isn’t just about the communication of objects with one another, it’s also about information. Within the manufacturing industry, information about parts, products, demand, supply (etc) is crucial. IoT revolutionizes the manufacturing industry, since its… Continue reading Smart Manufacturing: Implementing IoT in Advanced Manufacturing

How to Profit from the Internet of Things

By Howard Oliver, MBA, Founder & CEO, What If What Next Have you heard about the Internet of Things? If not or you are wondering exactly what it is and what opportunity it might hold for your city, industry or business, you are not alone. A survey of 700 C-suite executives in Canada, conducted this fall… Continue reading How to Profit from the Internet of Things

Ideation in Healthcare: Startups vs. Corporate

By Wladimir Hinz, Altitude Accelerator Blog Writer Want to see disruption happening in real time? Take a look at healthcare startups, these are the true rebels at work. These entrepreneurs will certainly re-invent Healthcare. There’s no doubt that startups are filled with disrupting, innovative agitators that want to deliver new radical ideas to the market.… Continue reading Ideation in Healthcare: Startups vs. Corporate

Virtual Reality In Healthcare: Where’s The Innovation?

By Alex Senson, Altitude Accelerator Senior Business Strategist and Crunch Network Contributor Virtual reality is no longer just about video gaming; it holds promise as nothing short of revolutionary for just about every other industry, as well. Since 2012, there has been an incredible explosion of interest and hype around mass market virtual reality (VR) thanks to head mounted display (HMD) products in… Continue reading Virtual Reality In Healthcare: Where’s The Innovation?

IT in Healthcare: Platform Revolution in a Vast Maze of New Technology

By Wladimir Hinz, Altitude Accelerator Tech Blogger. Healthcare can easily be considered as one of the most complex activities to adapt to new disruptive technologies. There have been transcending developments in key areas like diagnostics, drug development and the way treatment is delivered. The change is particularly tangible in recent years, as patients spend progressively… Continue reading IT in Healthcare: Platform Revolution in a Vast Maze of New Technology

The World of Wearables: Exploring Unexpected Opportunities for Startups

By Wladimir Hinz, Altitude Accelerator Research Associate Imagine sitting in your office or at home, and having your doctor monitor your levels of, let’s say, cholesterol or glucose, in real time, from his/her office? Wearables will disrupt and accelerate change in industries beyond technology. In the future, every day will be extraordinary. Smarter innovations have… Continue reading The World of Wearables: Exploring Unexpected Opportunities for Startups

Life in the Fast Lane: Top 5 Startup Opportunities in the Autonomous & Connected Vehicle Market

By Wladimir Hinz, Altitude Accelerator Research Associate What will the future’s “ultimate mobile device” look like? Well, very similar to a car. Even though Smart mobility and the Internet of Cars are just starting to take shape, they’re bound to take over the car market within the next decade. Ready for another “industrial revolution-type transformation”?… Continue reading Life in the Fast Lane: Top 5 Startup Opportunities in the Autonomous & Connected Vehicle Market

Healthcare in a Connected World: Top 5 Startup Opportunities in the Healthcare Internet of Things

By Wladimir Hinz, Altitude Accelerator Research Associate Measure your blood pressure, caloric intake, sleep, medicine adherence, and brainwaves, in real time with the Internet of Things (IoT). The long-predicted revolution in the Healthcare Internet of Things (HIoT) is already underway. As reported by MarketResearch.com, HIoT is projected to hit $117 billion by 2020, with an… Continue reading Healthcare in a Connected World: Top 5 Startup Opportunities in the Healthcare Internet of Things

Top 5 Startup Opportunities in Virtual & Augmented Reality Industry

By Wladimir Hinz, Altitude Accelerator Research Associate Virtual reality or real virtuality? Image sharing your dreams, thoughts and emotions through fully immersive technologically mediated universes. This is really happening and it’s estimated to generate $150 billion in revenue by 2020. It’s not science-fiction, Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality (VR/AR) technology appears to be just a… Continue reading Top 5 Startup Opportunities in Virtual & Augmented Reality Industry