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The Birth of StartX

Joseph Huang, WifiSLAM,
Milt McColl, Gauss Surgical
and Smita Saxena, SpotOn

Cameron Teitelman, founder and CEO of StartX, describes how and why the nonprofit's startup accelerator began — namely, to increase the speed of innovation by fostering a support system where fledgling founders could turn to peers and mentors for advice. Teitelman also details StartX's evolving relationship with Stanford, in response to a question from Prof. Tina Seelig.