Not all students have a project idea when they arrive at the VeloCity residence. When they get here, they’re encouraged to build a team during Bootcamp Week and put their ideas into action.
Here are some of the current projects in the residence (in no particular order):
Founder: Desmond Choi
Sparkgig is an online marketplace for local music performers to connect with event opportunities. Marketplaces launching for Kitchener-Waterloo and Toronto later this year.
Founders: Andrew Andrade, Vikren Trehin, Dominic Toselli
PetroPredict is a well integrity prediction engine for the oil and gas industry which enables subsurface engineers to identify low capital, high reward optimization opportunities in their fields.
Founders: Harry Gandhi, Peter Hong.
Medella Health is creating contact lenses that continuously and non-invasively monitor blood glucose levels by transmitting information to the respective mobile device.
Founders: Yevgeny Chertov, Nupur Maheshwari, David Liu
We are creating a fake nail that can change to any colour instantaneously, thereby bringing nail fashion into the future and allowing women to have perfect nails without the hassle.
Founders: Jake Nielsen, Drew Gross, Yasser Al-Khder, Sean Wilkinson, Marcus Soligo.
Kinetic Supplements overcomes the overwhelming multitude of choices when considering workout supplements by providing a novel new storefront where we need it most – in the gyms. We provide the best name brand workout supplement shakes, served fresh, in an interactive environment centred around educating our customers about which products are safe and what supplements best fit our users’ fitness goals
Founders: Akash Vaswani, Kornel Niedzieal, Jasper Fung, Leigh Pauls
We are attempting to recreate an immersive mountain biking experience using virtual reality and haptic feedback, in order to improve off season training capabilities and to provide a more enjoyable cardio experience.
Founder: Mohsen Mohsen-pour
Founders: Micky Agrawal, Noorain Noorani, Katie Tsang
Flippy is an iPhone application that lets you create flashcards for any of your subjects, allowing you to study from them in two different modes: quizzing and reviewing. We want to be able to allow students to upload documents or Evernote files, and to integrate student schedules with the flashcards you create for each subject.
Founders: ShengMin Zhang
Founders: Sina Motevalli, Mohsen Mohsenpour
RateMyCoverPhoto makes the process of finding a cover photo enjoyable and efficient.
Founders: Mohsen Mohsenpour
Smaroot is a unique headphone that cancels sounds that are less important, so you can focus on the ones you really care about.
Founders: Val Tsatskin