HOUSTON STARTUP DEMO DAY
Top tier mentors, local investors, and personalized pitch feedback for participating startups — nothing’s changed but the address. Whether you’re a serial entrepreneur or just looking to get involved in the community, this event is for YOU.
Come out and hear a select group of local Houston startups pitch their company, share their current status, and tell us where they’re headed next. Hear feedback from local Mentors, Investors and Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) as they offer insights for each pitch.
Houston Methodist CIO Roberta Schwartz talks about the hospital system’s new Center for Innovation and surviving breast cancer
Roberta Schwartz always knew that she wanted to work in health care. She built a career with roles in health insurance, in the Clinton Administration working on health reform and at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York (now the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai). Schwartz serves as the chief innovation officer at Houston Methodist Hospital, where she has worked for nearly two decades. She now leads the Houston Methodist Center for Innovation, the research and development team driving new technologies at the hospital.
A Perfect Girl’s Getaway in Cancun
Taking a break with your girlfriends is one of the best ways to unwind, catch up and make lifelong memories. The biggest challenge is trying to find the perfect destination.
Women are now in charge of NASA’s science missions
When the next car-sized rover lands on Mars in 2020, the ultimate head of this extraterrestrial endeavor will be physicist Lori Glaze. She’s leads NASA’s Planetary Science Division.
And she’s not alone. For the first time in history, three of NASA’s four science divisions are now run by women, a milestone announced by NASA on Friday.