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.

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

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.

Wednesday
8
16

Halcyon Incubator Releases 2nd Annual Ranking of Best Cities for Social Entrepreneurs

Halcyon

The Social Enterprise Ecosystems Report measures social enterprise in twenty-one top U.S. cities based on funding, human capital, quality of life, and regulation

Tuesday
8
15

Refugee chefs changing the way America eats

Hannah Long Higgins, BBC News

Foodhini, a Halcyon Incubator cohort 5 venture, allows refugees to sell their homeland recipes directly to US foodies with a taste for something different.

Watch the video here.

Thursday
7
6

Halcyon Announces First Ever Halcyon Arts Lab Cohort of Fellows, Halcyon Incubator’s Seventh Cohort of Fellows

Sage Communications

Seventeen total creatives tackling major social issues like gender inequality, police performance, incarceration, clean water, date rape and more are heading to the nation’s capital to develop and amplify their message.

Wednesday
5
3

Washington's 100 Top Tech Leaders

Michael J. Gaynor , Washingtonian

Ask about the health of Washington’s tech scene and you’ll get a range of opinions. That’s what Washingtonian did for this year’s Tech Titans, our biannual survey of the most influential and interesting people in the local tech scene, from start-up founders to government officials to venture capitalists.

Monday
5
1

Halcyon Fosters a More Creative DC

Courtney Sexton , On Tap Magazine

The suggested attire for a recent event on a loading dock in DC’s Warehouse District was “revolutionary.” The “classical music rave” featured a full orchestra performance of Stravinsky’s Rite of Spring, along with world-class ballet dancers spinning beside audience members invited to dance the night away with them.