NCIIA startups take on MassChallenge Finals!

Five former NCIIA E-Teams have been selected for this year's $1 million MassChallenge competition. 125 startups were selected for the final round.

The NCIIA teams are:

Sanergy: permanently reduces sanitation-related diseases in Africa's slums by making hygienic sanitation affordable, accessible, and sustainable. 

SmarterShade: using this light-control technology, products like windows, skylights and rearview mirrors can be instantly adjusted to go from clear to dark, with adjustable tint in-between.

STG International: for developing markets, a miniaturized solar thermal power plant that can provide affordable clean electricity and hot water.

Therapeutic Systems: a wearable medical device that provides Autism patients with a sensory intervention called deep pressure.

Precision Slip:  a superhydrophobic drag-reducing surface with the potential to save commercial shipping companies and the US Navy millions of dollars on fuel costs.