Future Sight AR Selected for MassChallenge Texas 2018 Accelerator Program
Media Contact: Sofia Lazaro
March 5th, 2018
FUTURE SIGHT AR SELECTED FOR MASSCHALLENGE TEXAS 2018 ACCELERATOR PROGRAM
FUTURE SIGHT AR JOINS GLOBAL NETWORK OF STARTUPS
HOUSTON, TEXAS- Future Sight AR was selected to participate in MassChallenge Texas’ 2018 accelerator program. Future Sight was one of over 520 startups to apply for the four month accelerator located in Austin, Texas, and will join 84 other startups from across Texas and around the world.
"We are honored to be part of the inaugural Texas cohort," said Lori-Lee Emshey, the co-founder and CEO. " MassChallenge is one of the biggest accelerators in the world it's very exciting to be part of that ecosystem.
Future Sight AR will participate in MassChallenge’s Texas accelerator program, where it will receive access to MassChallenge's global network, world-class mentoring from industry experts, tailored programming, free co-working space, and unrivaled access to corporate partners. The accelerator culminates on August 2018 at the MassChallenge Texas Awards Ceremony, where selected startups will pitch for the opportunity to win a portion up to $500K in no-equity awards.
About Future Sight AR
The Houston-based startup, developed their flagship application VersaView to help transfer knowledge from an aging leadership generation to the newest up and comers. VersaView is a mixed reality platform and content library that provides field teams on EPC projects with expert work instructions and remote support from construction through to operations. This first product offering aims to increase efficiency and safety, decrease costs and delays and move the industry closer to automation.
MassChallenge is a global network of zero-equity startup accelerators. Headquartered in the United States with locations in Boston, Israel, Mexico, Switzerland, Texas, and the UK, MassChallenge is committed to strengthening the global innovation ecosystem by supporting high-potential early-stage startups across all industries, from anywhere in the world. To date, 1,495 MassChallenge alumni have raised over $3 billion in funding, generated over $2 billion in revenue, and created over 80,000 total jobs. Learn more about MassChallenge at masschallenge.org.