CED Tech Venture Conference 2017 - Demo Room
Sub-sector: Clean Tech
Year Founded: 2017
EcoPRT represents a new and revolutionary way to think about transportation in urban and suburban environments. EcoPRT starts with a foundation that includes all of the advantages of a normal PRT (Personal Rapid Transit) system and then adds two important additional factors.
Seth Hollar, Co-Founder
Marshall Brain, Co-Founder
KEY MILESTONES TO DATE
- University-based funding for pilot testing on Centennial Campus
- Prototype vehicles are being built and tested
- Accolades: Media attention News Video: http://wncn.com/2017/06/08/nc-states-driverless-car-could-help-ease-commuting-traffic-in-raleigh/
- Funding: NC State University Spin-out. University Grants totalling $500k
CED Venture Mentoring Service; NC State Office of Technology Transfer (OTT)
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