DrinkSavvy: Boston, MA
What is it?
Drug detecting drinkware
Read more about this product straight from the founders below!
Product Description: Prevention of Drug-facilitated sexual assault. DrinkSavvy cups, glasses, straws, and stirrers look and function normally, except they will immediately change color to warn you if a date rape drug has been slipped into your drink (check out a video demonstration of our cup proof of concept here. That means 100% continuous, effortless, and discrete monitoring of your drink - all night, because the same drinkware that you're drinking from, is also the color changing indicator that warns you if your drink has been drugged.
Twitter Handle: @DrinkSavvyInc
Mike Abramson (Team Leader): BS Electrical and Computer Engineering, WPI '05; Juris Doctor, University of New Hampshire School of Law '08, Mike is a patent attorney with experiences including but not limted to patentability searches, patent preparation and prosecution, and patent litigation.Brendan Walker: USMA '99; MBA, Tuck School of Business '07; Brendan is an entrepreneur with prior experience taking consumer products from concept to a successful business. John MacDonald (adviser): Professor of Chemistry and material science at WPI.