Five years ago, we set out to do a comprehensive list of the most influential local business leaders. We called it Power 100.
Across the country, cities tout policy carrots like tax incentives or development projects to attract and retain workers and industries. However, new research shows there are other things a city can do to boost a particular class of ethically-minded entrepreneurs–called social entrepreneurs–as they launch and grow their ventures.
Our third annual Tech 25 highlights individuals (or teams) who are making noteworthy contributions to the technological landscape of our city, whether it be through a newly-launched company, the continued development of an already-existing brand, or as funders and supporters of entrepreneurs.
Halcyon, in partnership with AAAS, hosted a VIP event to celebrate and discuss innovations in robotics and AI. The event, led by industry experts, congressional leaders, and more discussed insights on how advanced technologies will affect humanity's future living with robotics.
Transformative technological shifts, such as the personal computer revolution and the rise of the Internet as a ubiquitous global communications medium, are almost always accompanied by unforeseen challenges and opportunities.
Robots Among Us: Halcyon Dialogue Releases Report Outlining Future of AI, Living With Robots
Shaping Robotics Policy for the 21st Century analyzes recommended policies and best practices to foster benefits of emerging technology
In the business world, a lot of students have been competing for job slots at big businesses such as Goldman Sachs. But that’s not the full story.
On Sept. 12, at Halcyon House on Prospect Street in Georgetown, the seventh cohort of Halcyon Incubator showed a new type of businessperson coming to the surface — one that can be called the social entrepreneur archetype.
The 18th-century Halcyon House was purchased in 2011 by Drs. Sachiko Kuno and Ryuji Ueno, the founders of the S&R Foundation.
Boston-area social entrepreneurs, you’re in luck. You’re situated in the best ecosystem for social enterprise in the U.S. Also, entrepreneurs in some cities suspect that potential investors don't really understand what a social venture is.