Philadelphia based company, NeuroFlow, to showcase their digital health platform that quantifies stress in the SXSW Accelerator Health and Wearables category
PHILADELPHIA, PA — March 8, 2017 — NeuroFlow, a Philadelphia based company, is changing the way we see brain health with their digital health solution that leverages biometric data for mental health and enhanced performance applications. NeuroFlow was selected as an alternate in the Health and Wearables category for the ninth annual SXSW Accelerator competition. The accelerator is the marquee event of South by Southwest® (SXSW®) Conference and Festivals (March 10-19, 2017) Startup Village®, where leading startups from around the world showcase some of the most impressive new tech innovations to a panel of hand-picked judges and a live audience. Out of the more than 500 companies who applied to present at SXSW Accelerator, NeuroFlow was selected as one of 50 finalists and 30 alternates across ten different categories.
NeuroFlow will present alongside seven other companies in the Health and Wearables category at The Hilton Austin Downtown on March 11, 2017 at 3:30pm. The two-day event will be held during the first weekend of SXSW Conference and Festivals on the third floor of the Downtown Austin Hilton. The pitch competition will then culminate with the SXSW Accelerator Awards Ceremony on Sunday evening, March 12, where winning startups from each category will be announced and honored. NeuroFlow will also have a booth, co-located, with the Penn Center for Innovation, in the main convention hall, Booth #1822.
“We are thrilled and humbled with the opportunity to showcase our technology and share our vision for its long-term impact. There is a lot of work yet to be done, but the entire team has worked tirelessly over the last year to get to this point, and I couldn’t be more proud of everyone’s effort and progress,” stated NeuroFlow’s CEO, Christopher Molaro. “Science and technology have already increased our understanding of space, nature, and the oceans to extraordinary limits. In many ways, the brain is the last frontier, one which NeuroFlow is excited to help conquer in order to better our understanding of mental health and improve the lives of individuals worldwide.”
For more information about the SXSW Accelerator or to view the complete list of finalists, please visit the following site: http://www.sxsw.com/interactive/awards/accelerator.
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NeuroFlow is a digital health company changing the way we see brain health. Co-founded by a Christopher Molaro, a Wharton MBA, West Point graduate, and Army Combat Veteran, and Adam Pardes, a Penn bio-engineering PhD, NeuroFlow analyzes biometric data in real time to objectively quantify stress to optimize mental health treatment and overall human performance. NeuroFlow is an award-winning software, and is currently partnered with the Hospital at The University of Pennsylvania for a human clinical study.
SXSW dedicates itself to helping creative people achieve their goals. Founded in 1987 in Austin, Texas, SXSW is best known for its conference and festivals that celebrate the convergence of the interactive, film, and music industries. The event, an essential destination for global professionals, features sessions, showcases, screenings, exhibitions, and a variety of networking opportunities. SXSW proves that the most unexpected discoveries happen when diverse topics and people come together. SXSW 2017 will take place March 10-19, 2017.
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