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SkyAlum Build & Imagine on TV

SkyAlum Build & Imagine has generated a lot of positive feedback surrounding their products. This week SkyAlum Build & Imagine founder Laurie Peterson did a live 8-minute presentation during prime time on QVC. The program was so successful that they have been invited back to...

NASA Offers ‘Free’ Patents for Startups

NASA has announced its program to offer startups a free license to 15 categories of patented NASA technologies. This program is valuable for startups without the means to acquire their own patents, so they can use the existing patents to introduce new commercial products and...

SkyTeam First Derm launches their product on Indiegogo

Going to a dermatologist is easier said than done. For starters it can cost a lot of money, even with health insurance. To make matters worse, the average wait-time to see a dermatologist in the United States is 29 days. Whether severe or minor, skin issues...

SkyTeams Ava and Dray Technologies Awarded at the Kairos Global Summit

SkyDeck is proud to announce that TOMS CEO Blake Mycoskie granted SkyAlum Ava an investment of $25,000 and SkyTeam Dray Technologies won the eBay award of an in-depth user experience design consultation and ongoing mentorship. Following their nomination to join the Kairos Society, SkyAlum Ava (previously named Transcense)...

SkyTeam Lucid VR Wins the Advanced Imaging Society Award

Have you ever looked at an old photograph and wished that you could relive the memory? SkyTeam Lucid VR was recognized for their unique 180 degree 3D imaging product that allows users to document and actively experience memories over and over. Last week, the Advanced...

SkyTeam FarmX as a Finalist for the Powerful Answers Award Competition

Verizon has sponsored the 2015 Powerful Answers Award competition that attracted over 1,400 applicants from across 70 nations. Of the impressive pool of applicants, 36 startups, 12 in each of the three competition categories, advanced to the final presentation and judging round last week. Our...

SkyTeams Dray and Transcense Featured in Inc. Magazine for Kairos Society List

Even when compared to innovation on a global scale, SkyDeck startups are forerunners of disruption. SkyTeams Dray and Transcense were selected from hundreds of entrepreneurs under the age of 25 for their groundbreaking startups. Inc. Magazine released an article last week highlighting growing entrepreneurial talent worldwide...

Privail at UCB's SkyDeck

SkyTeam Privail Nominated for QB3 Start Up of the Year

  SkyTeam Privail was selected as one of the final four diagnostics startups nominated for the QB3 Start Up of the Year! Privail was evaluated from a competitive pool of life science startups across the Bay Area for the Award. QB3 is a life science research institute...

Success at the Berkeley Entrepreneur’s Expo

The SkyDeck, along with The CITRIS Foundry and Sutardja Center for Entrepreneurship & Technology, co-produced the Entrepreneur’s Expo event that breached previous expectations. The event broadcasted the strengthening entrepreneurial ecosystem in Berkeley and its success was attributed to the accumulation of efforts from campus incubators,...

SkyTeam FarmX Recognized at the Hangzhou Dream City

SkyTeam FarmX was selected as one of the Top 21 (out of 3000) startups to participate in the final event of the Global Innovation Awards in Beijing on 25 August 2015. FarmX has worked to assist farmers maximize their productivity and reduce costs with a...