The 2019 Penn State Startup Week will be held April 1-5, connecting participants with Penn State’s vast network of resources aimed at driving innovation in all fields. Activities include presentations from startup founders and corporate innovators, idea development workshops and mentoring sessions, a resource fair and pitch competitions at a number of Penn State campuses.
Sherveen Karbasiafshar is a biology student at Penn State. He, along with five other undergraduates, created HemoGO — a smartphone application designed to assist people who want to check their complete blood count on the go. HemoGO is one of six Penn State student startups working with the Pennsylvania Technical Assistance Program to compete for a pool of $30,000 in the annual Inc.U competition show “The Investment,” airing at 8 p.m. May 24 on WPSU.