News

Wednesday
10
25

Power 100: Washington's most influential newsmakers of 2017

Douglas Fruehling , Washington Business Journal

Five years ago, we set out to do a comprehensive list of the most influential local business leaders. We called it Power 100.

Wednesday
10
4

Five ways DC rocks (and two ways it doesn’t) at social entrepreneurship

Liam Sullivan, Greater Greater Washington

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.

Tuesday
10
3

Calypso at the Halcyon Dialogue Robotics Showcase

Calypso was a featured demo at the Halcyon Dialogue Robotics Showcase in Washington DC on September 28-29, 2017. Here is Dave Touretzky showing off the Calypso user interface.

Read the full article here.

Sunday
10
1

The Washington Life Tech 25

Art by Cris Clapp Logan, Portraits by Tony Powell, Washington Life

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.

Friday
9
29

Halcyon Dialogue and AAAS Partner for Robotics Showcase

Tim Vickey, WHC Insider

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.

Thursday
9
28

Halcyon Dialogue and AAAS Release the 2016-2017 Halcyon Dialogue Series Report

Halcyon Dialogue, American Association for the Advancement of Science

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.

Thursday
9
28

Robots Among Us: Halcyon Dialogue Releases Report Outlining Future of AI, Living With Robots

Sage Communications

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

Thursday
9
14

Startups Big and Small: Halcyon’s New Cohort

Selma Khenissi, The Georgetowner

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.

Wednesday
9
6

Halcyon Stage Aims to Make Capital a Hub of Creativity

Mackenzie Weinger, The Washington Diplomat

The 18th-century Halcyon House was purchased in 2011 by Drs. Sachiko Kuno and Ryuji Ueno, the founders of the S&R Foundation.

Monday
8
28

Beantown's Social Enterprise Ecosystem Comes In On Top

Anne Field, Forbes

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.