EVQLV Wins Columbia Venture Competition

Apr 29, 2020 | News | 0 comments

Daniel Gigante

EVQLV is excited to announce we took first place in Columbia Engineering’s Venture Competition (CVC). We’ve included a snippet from the announcement below. If you’d like to read the official release, you can do so here.

In the Technology Challenge, avoMD and EVQLV each took first place and $20,000 in funding. avoMD, led by cofounders Joongheum Park, Yair Saperstein, and Laurence Coman, is a digital point-of-care personal assistant made for doctors by doctors. EVQLV is an artificial intelligence company focused on accelerating biologic therapies. The company was founded by Andrew Satz and Bret Averso, who aimed to leverage AI to computationally design innovative antibody candidates that can be quickly synthesized and validated. Dialetica, developing wearables for managing advanced-stage kidney failure, placed in third, winning $10,000 in funding.

We would like to give a special thanks to all fellow companies, the wonderful judges, and of course, Columbia Engineering.

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