Posts by Haley Sheetz

  1. From Fusion to Free-Form Lenses: An Interview with Dr. John Rawls

    One of our key missions at Propel(x) is to demystify complex scientific and technological breakthroughs for potential investors.  This is made possible thanks to our committed network of experts and industry thought leaders. To put faces to names, we’re launching a new interview series focused on profiling our experts. First up is Dr. John Rawls,…

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  2. The True Potential of Cleantech: An Interview with Jason Holt

    The Cleantech industry is at the vanguard of confronting some of the most important challenges of our time. From energy storage to waste management, clean technologies are transforming the way we interact with our environment. However, Cleantech has long been considered an investing black hole where it’s impossible to make money. Here steps in Jason…

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  3. The Thinkers of Tomorrow: How the Conrad Foundation is Nurturing the Next Generation of Innovators

    They’re making brain food for astronauts to take into space, creating lightweight, flame-resistant gear for firefighters, and purifying water in Nigeria–and they’re all under the age of 18. For over decade, the Conrad Foundation has been fostering the best (and youngest) inventors and innovators. In the Conrad Spirit of Innovation Challenge, these young scholars compete…

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  4. Do You Hear What I Hear? TranscribeMe! Deal Profile

    It happens in every meeting, phone call, or interview–that horrifying moment when you realize you’ve fallen behind in your notes and missed something crucial. You try everything from repeating the last thing you remember over and over to rubbing memory-jogging essential oils on your wrists, but it’s all for naught. The conversation is lost. Forgotten….

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  5. Energy Storage is Heating Up by Cooling Down: Axiom Exergy Deal Profile

    What is the first thing you think about when you walk into Whole Foods? It might be, “Wow, the peaches look great and they’re local!” or “What in the world can I make for dinner?” But what many people aren’t thinking about is the refrigeration system that keeps their food fresh. Refrigeration systems power everything…

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