Fall 2021 Concept $5K Recap

Thursday, November 25, 2021

Concept logo and text: $5K Fall 2021 Recap

Out of all the teams who applied to the fall 2021 Concept $5K, 20 teams were selected to pitch. Of these 20, eight teams emerged as semifinalists. All eight of these teams are comprised of current and former undergraduate and graduate Conrad School students. Our students typically find themselves among these ranks but this term is truly phenomenal!

Meet the semifinalist teams

SethSquash logo

A digital sport training platform to allow squash players and coaches to leverage data analytics to provide more insightful feedback for their game. 


Creating logistics software for unit charge nurses in hospital emergency departments.

MicroBuild Masonry
MicroBuild Masonry

Using a biological method to manufacture masonry units with a carbon and waste negative procedure and a unit that is stronger, more durable, and customizable. 


A new way to save, curate, and share knowledge online. Like playlists but for resources. 

Hydro House logo
Hydro House

An electrical utility company that offers energy security to off-grid residences by installing home power stations with solar generation and hydrogen mediated storage. 

HipPO logo

A smart hip brace that promotes pain relief and mobility for patients with hip osteoarthritis through heat therapy, compression, and adaptive mechanical support. 

Bebaha Virtual HealthCare logo
Bebaha Virtual HealthCare

A virtual clinic connecting women to women doctors in India.

Beam Commerce logo
Beam Commerce

Helps eCommerce merchants boost their revenue by creating a better post-purchase experience.

And the winners are...

Congratulations to teams, Learnlist, PERCare, Hydro House and Microbuild all of whom have won $5000 CAD for their ventures! Watch the Concept Blog and Instagram account next week to see interviews with the winning founders.