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Introducing the 2018 Arch Grants Cohort

Arch Grants Executive Director, Emily Lohse-Busch, explores the sound of innovation in St. Louis and introduces the 2018 class of Arch Grants recipients.

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Arch Grants Honors Sam Fox of the Harbor Group as Entrepreneur of the Year

At the Arch Grants Gala, Ambassador Sam Fox, was presented with the Arch Grants Entrepreneur Award for his incredible achievements in business.

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City Foundry STL Aims to Change the Culture of Midtown St. Louis

The City Foundry STL project is taking shape, trying to revive old architecture and become a social center for a booming area around Cortex in St. Louis.

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Giving Back by Eating Out with GiftAMeal

GiftAMeal is a mobile app that donates a meal’s worth of food to a local food bank every time someone takes a picture of their food at a member restaurant.

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Clever Real Estate Startup Offers Flat Fee to Home Sellers & Connections to Partner Agents

Clever Real Estate offers $3,000 flat fee connecting home sellers with partner agents.

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Arch Grants Celebrates Entrepreneurship at 2018 Gala

We celebrate St. Louis innovation and the newest class of Arch Grant recipients, as well as feature Sam Fox, the Harbor Group and former Ambassador to Belgium.

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St. Louis-Based SirenGPS is Successful in Texas as App Improves 911 Location Accuracy

The SirenGPS app helps first responders find people faster when they use the app’s 911 panic button.

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Reuben Reuel Creates Clothing For All Sizes of Women While Building Fashion In St. Louis

Reuben Reuel creates custom fashion pieces that flatter the silhouette of many shapes of women – and he’s putting St. Louis fashion on the map in the process.

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Allison Mitchell – Making Waves In The Fashion Industry And Bringing It Back To St. Louis

Allison Mitchell’s bags are gaining notice – both for her brand and for St. Louis as a new, small, fashion hub.

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2018 Economic Development Partnership Annual Meeting

Join us for the 2018 Economic Development Partnership Annual Meeting celebrating all the achievements of the past year of economic development for St. Louis.

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Indoor Drones for Warehouse Inventory and Facility Inspection

Corvus Robotics provides an inventory and inspection solution for warehouse and manufacturing facilities.

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Hope in the Baking

Follow baker Daryl along on a day in the Bridge Bread Bakery, learn his remarkable story and how this bakery is restoring hope while baking delicious goods.

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Rozzy Learning Company Seeks To Inspire STEM Careers

Rozzy Learning Company believes kids are never too young to learn about STEM careers in fun ways.

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Meetings Go Back to the Future

Much that doesn’t work about corporate meetings is being tackled by a St. Louis company that is throwing out modern tech, and using toys and cartoons instead.

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The Distiller in Pink Boots

Former science teacher/grandma Benay Shannon is one of only six female distillers in the US. See how she and her distilled spirits stand out from the crowd.

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A Conversation WithArch GrantsArtsBusinessCommunity

Emily Lohse-Busch

We sit down with Arch Grants Executive Director Emily Lohse-Busch and talk about how Arch Grants and the startup community is putting St. Louis back on the map

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Arts Incubator

The Catalyst Innovation Lab inside the Centene Center for the Arts is a new space capitalizing on an old concept: that of the incubator space.

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MetKnow Wants To Help You Know People Better

MetKnow, a 2017 Arch Grants winner, is a “flashcard and quizzing” mobile application that helps users keep track of acquaintances’ names.

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MakersValley Looks To Democratize Manufacturing – Starting With The Fashion Industry

MakersValley is an online business to business service platform that connects makers with highly skilled artisans and manufacturers for small scale orders.

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Arch Grants Winner Plays “ViTAL” Role in Classroom Access

ViTAL, a St. Louis based startup, has created technology to use touch screens’ vibrations to open up learning for blind and visually impaired students.

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New Software for Drug Companies to Make Drugs Cheaper, Faster and Better

New software will provide pharmaceutical companies the ability to develop drugs cheaper, faster and better by improving calculations of drug-target binding.

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Personal Safety in the Modern World | Nick Droege

Nick explains and demos advance personal safety application from Safetrek.

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New Method of Protection Against Pneumococcal Pneumonia

VaxNewMo has engineered E. coli to manufacture pneumococcal conjugate vaccines.

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3-D Hologram of Patient’s Heart Floating in Mid-Air is a Heartbeat Away for St. Louis Startup

Startup’s 3D augmented reality platform features real-time holography of patient’s heart.

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Outdoor Metrix Offers Smart Hunting for Hunters to Predict and Plan the Next Hunt (Arch Grants)

Outdoor Metrix takes aim at hunters by giving them the tools to predict and plan their next hunt.

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New Smart Crop-Monitoring Platform Alerts Farmers & Growers About Their Crops

The PheNode is a ‘smart’, farm-ready, solar-powered environmental sensor and phenotyping station for crops.

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The BALSA Foundation

The BALSA Foundation is a not-for-profit organization helping first-time business owners in the St. Louis area get started.

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Auto Technicians Wanted

Automotive technicians are in very high demand. The jobs can pay up to six figures, but there are more jobs than there are auto techs.

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Community Sunscreen Dispensers Provide Sun Protection and Awareness (Arch Grants)

St. Louis startup says community sunscreen dispensers promote the fight against skin cancer.

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The PUCK Smart Remote Controls Devices Using Smartphones

The creator of PUCK says you can toss your remotes with his patented wireless bluetooth low-energy to infrared bridge.

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clEAR Games for Hearing Impaired Engage Ears for Auditory Brain Training (Arch Grants)

They aren’t building hearing aids, clEAR is trying to develop a better brain. The company has developed computer games to help the hearing impaired.

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2017 Arch Grants Gala

The fifth annual Arch Grants Gala is a celebration of entrepreneurship in St. Louis and the first chance to meet the new cohort of recipients.

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Benefits of a Protein-Packed Breakfast Fuels Ideas for Start Right Foods

The power of protein for breakfast inspires St. Louis startup, Start Right Foods.

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Geniecast Gives Businesses Live, Interactive, Two-Way Video with Top Speakers and Experts

The technology behind FaceTime and Skype is now being repurposed by Geniecast. The company says it’s giving smaller businesses access to big-time speakers!

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2017 Bi-State Development Annual Luncheon

Bi-State Development is a dynamic and multi-faceted resource for economic development in the St. Louis region.

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Growing Global 2017: World Trade Center St. Louis’ Annual Luncheon

Join us for the World Trade Center St. Louis’ Annual Luncheon Growing Global 2017!

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Concrete Thinking: The House of the Future?

Students from Washington University in St. Louis are building a prototype all-concrete house for the Solar Decathlon competition in Denver. But why concrete?

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The 2017 State of the St. Louis Workforce Report

HEC-TV and the Workforce Solutions Group bring you the 2017 State of the St. Louis Workforce Report from Forest Park Community College.

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Shared Workspace Hoping to Impact Working Women

Two St. Louis area women hope to have an impact on like-minded businesswomen with a new workspace that includes both professional amentities and camaraderie.

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Booz, Allen, Hamilton Internship Program Summer Games

This segment illustrates how Booz, Allen, Hamilton, a leading consultant firms, prepares interns for today’s world.

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Exit 7C: Startup Offers Smart Way to Pay for Gas at the Pump

St. Louis-based Exit 7C offers a smart way to pay for gas at the pump, using your phone and bank account.

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The St. Louis Economic Development Partnership’s Annual Meeting 2017

St. Louis Economic Development Partnership’s Annual Meeting highlighting some of the best and brightest people, ideas, and companies in the St. Louis region.

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Sammy Soap

A Kirkwood mother took matters into her own hands when her son, who has intellectual disabilities, needed a job. She founded an all-natural soap company.

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SafeTrek Mobile App: Smart Way to Alert Police When You’re in Danger

SafeTrek is a mobile app for personal safety and security. Just open the app and have it ready! If you feel unsafe, keep a finger on “hold until safe” button.

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App-Connected Device ‘Wing’ Designed to Prevent Asthma Attacks

Sparo Labs designed a new way for asthma sufferers to better manage asthma with a pocket-sized spirometer that connects with an app on your smartphone.

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JA Biztown

Junior Achievement is offering a unique experience for St. Louis area students. Biztown gives hands-on lessons in running a business and personal finance.

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Delmar Hall Tour

The new episode of State of the Arts premiering in March comes to you from Delmar Hall. In this preview, host Paul Schankman takes you on a backstage tour.

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Undefined at SOHA Gallery

St. Louis Photographer Susan Bennet’s new project entitled Undefined is on display at SOHA Studio+Gallery.

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NGA – National Geospatial Intelligence Agency

Winning the bid for the NGA will tremendously impact St. Louis’ economy and bring development to an area experiencing decades of decay.

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St. Louis Strong Works To “Lift the Gateway Higher”

Jake Hollander founded St. Louis Strong in 2015 to fight fragmentation in the Saint Louis region and work towards a “people first” city/county merger plan.

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Bi-State Development Annual Meeting 2016

Join top business leaders and elected officials as we come together to elevate our businesses, our professional associations, and our leadership in this region

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Babyation Startup: Building a New Breast Pump for Modern Moms

For new moms discouraged by breast pumps, the founders of St. Louis-based Babyation say they are modernizing breast pumps for today’s moms.

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Rave reviews for Meet the Artists

The Saint Louis Art Fair and HEC-TV partnered on a new venture called “Meet The Artists” this year and it’s getting rave reviews!

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Olio City App, Personalized City Guide

Olio City’s artificial intelligence offers custom restaurant, nightlife and event suggestions tailored to the individual.

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Aquarium Planned for St. Louis Union Station

The owner of St. Louis Union Station discusses plans for a $45 million aquarium and gives details about related attractions planned for the next two years.

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2016 State of the St. Louis Workforce Report

HEC-TV and the Workforce Solutions Group brings the 2016 State of the St. Louis Workforce Report to you from Forest Park Community College.

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Solar roadways coming to historic Route 66

The Route 66 Welcome Center off Interstate 44 near Conway, MO will soon have the nation’s first public installation of Solar Roadways’ technology.

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St. Louis Swap Meet Creates a Riverfront Marketplace

St. Louis Swap Meet will bring a riverfront marketplace to downtown on the third weekend of every month, through October.

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MVF’s 2016 Roadmap to Entrepreneurship Conference

Missouri Venture Forum hosts the Roadmap to Entrepreneurship Conference in which area business experts share insight and advice with local entrepreneurs.

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The Anti-Defamation League’s Torch of Liberty Award Luncheon

The Anti-Defamation League honors John C. “Jack” Danforth for his support. Danforth and George Will discuss the ADL and the current political landscape.

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2016 Economic Development Partnership Annual Meeting

The 2016 Economic Development Partnership Annual Meeting brings together leaders from St. Louis City and County to discuss the state of the local economy.

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An in-depth conversation with UMSL Chancellor Thomas George

UMSL is a period of unprecedented growth under the leadership of Chancellor Thomas George.

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Program 5: The Taiwan Experience

Presented by T. C. Kao of University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and the National University Rail Center

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Program 4: Future Rail: Energy Matters

Presented by David Crossley of the Saint Louis University Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences.

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Program 3: Rail Efficiency: Fundamental Concept of Rail Transport

Christopher Barkan, Director, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and the National University Rail Center

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Program 2: Economic Considerations

Presented by John Hicks of the Saint Louis County Department of Transportation.

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Program 1: The Resurgence of Rail

Presented by John Hicks, Saint Louis County Department of Transportation

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Valley Industries Offers a Helping Hand

A local company makes it their job to provide meaningful employment to some in our area who might otherwise not be able to find work.

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Explore! Economics

Explore how businesses started. Investigate where ideas for new products and services come from and how entrepreneurs take their idea and make it a business reality. Learn how those new businesses affect our country’s economy.

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2015 State of Saint Louis Workforce Report

HEC-TV presents the 2015 State of Saint Louis Workforce Report, focusing on opportunity gaps in the region.

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Program 14: On Track for Success

John Hicks, Saint Louis County Department of Transportation

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Program 13: Diverging Interests

Kenneth Warren, Saint Louis University Department of Political Science

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Program 12: Political Obstacles to High Speed Rail

Kenneth Warren, Saint Louis University Department of Political Science

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Program 11: Competing Sites of Authority

Peter Salsich, Saint Louis University School of Law

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Program 10: Private Regulation of Land Use

Yvette Liebesman, Saint Louis University School of Law

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Program 9: Shared Rail Corridors

Rapik Saat, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and the National University Rail Center

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Program 8: Light Rail

Mark Vogl, HOK International

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Program 7: The Public Regulation of Land Use

Monica Eppinger & Dana Malkus, Saint Louis University School of Law

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Program 6: The Effects of Technology, Regulation, and Competition

Christopher Barkan, Director, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and the National University Rail Center

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2015

Chancellor George showcased the past year’s accomplishments and presented the Distinguished Service Awards in the 39th Chancellor’s Report to the Community.

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Internationally Recognized Jazz St. Louis Announces 2015-16 Season

Jazz at the Bistro’s 20th Anniversary offers the very best of national and international jazz, including a mix of icons, local favorites and rising stars ST. LOUIS — Jazz St. Louis’ 2015-2016 announcement marks their second full season in the new Harold & Dorothy Steward Center for Jazz.  The newly designed Ferring Jazz Bistro’s state of the art […]

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Teaching Entrepreneurship

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Celebrating Success, Building for Tomorrow

he Grand Reopening of Academic Hall is just one of many successes at Southeast Missouri State University highlighted in the 2013-14 Year in Review.

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New Technology for Predicting Injuries

A Washington University graduate student develops new technology that may one day pinpoint minor strains and tiny injuries in the body’s tissues, predicting a more serious injury before it occurs. The same technology may also be developed to predict failures in buildings and bridges.

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St. Louis Tech Startups: ITEN’s 2014 Year

IT Entrepreneur Network (ITEN) previews the ITEN Tech Startup Report, 2014 Year in Review. This includes a glimpse at the ITEN Top Ten and ITEN Fast Ten lists for 2014. Leaders of ITEN and members of the audience give their predictions for the 2015 tech startup ecosystem in Greater St. Louis.

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Lessons for Leaders, December 2014

John Bachmann and Norman Eaker discuss what it takes to be a successful leader in business.

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Let’s Talk Trash

We met and interacted with students from across the country that are making a difference with their environmental projects designed to reduce, reuse or recycle the trash created in their communities. We spoke with the playwright who was so inspired by one student’s story that he created a brand new play for young audiences to be produced by Metro Theater Company.

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Judee Sauget–Extended Interview, December 2014

Filmmaker Judee Sauget proves if you have the desire, it’s never too late to start a career.

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3-D Printing

3-D printing has given the world customizable, 3-D objects. Learn what 3-D printing is and how it works.

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GlobalHack II: St. Louis Hackathon Hosts Nationwide Talent

GlobalHack is a 48-hour programming competition where teams from all over the country compete for $50,000 in cash. Follow a team from Washington University to see if they have what it takes to win it all, or go home empty handed.

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Predicting Turbulence: Future of Aircraft & Engine Designs

Washington University is leading research to improve computational models for predicting turbulence in aircraft flow fields. The models would be used to optimize aircraft and engine designs, creating environmentally responsible aircraft.

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Electronic License Plate Startup

A St. Louis tech startup creates technology to computerize license plates. The electronic plates, called Proof Smart Tags, would validate auto insurance and vehicle registration. Find out how International PROOF Systems could turn the electronic plate into a multi-million dollar innovation.

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SLU Research Launched to Space

From Saint Louis University School of Medicine to the International Space Station, scientists are hoping experiments in space will help people suffering from cardiovascular and neurodegenerative diseases. Find out about SLU’s launch to space and hopes for a future launch.

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The 2014 State of St. Louis Workforce Focusing on STEM, September 2014

The 2014 State of St. Louis Workforce Report, held at St. Louis Community College at Forest Park on September 10, 2014, and focusing on the STEM Industry.

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One of a Kind Virtual Care

Mercy’s Center for Virtual Care is being built in Chesterfield, Missouri. The center will expand Mercy’s existing telehealth services, commercializing telemedicine to health care clients both nationally and internationally. Staffed with nurses and physicians, the center will provide 24/7 care using audio and visual technology.

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St. Louis Economic Development Partnership 2014 Annual Meeting

The STL Economic Development Partnership serving St. Louis City and St. Louis County luncheon honors area successes and covers the rebuilding of Ferguson.

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Future of Drone Technology

Washington University professors explore the future of unmanned aerial vehicles, UAVs, commonly referred to as drones.

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New Cancer Goggles Help Doctors See Cancer

New technology developed at Washington University is being tested at Barnes-Jewish Hospital. New goggles help doctors spot cancer in breast and skin cancers.

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RoverTown, Top Tech Startup

Known as St. Louis’ fastest growing tech startup, college students across the country are downloading the RoverTown app for student discounts.

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