Kolby Hanley won Georgia Tech’s InVenture Prize for his invention, an aiming device for competitive archery. His lightweight scope with integrated light, called StarLight, is the latest product developed by his company, UltraView.
PedalCreator placed second, a prize that comes with $10,000, a free patent filing and a spot in Flashpoint. Their device, Disruption, is an affordable guitar effects pedal.
The People’s Choice Award went to pHAM. They designed a filter to reduce acidity in coffee. They incorporated a mineral blend into the structure of the filter paper, which reduces the acidity of the brewed coffee without negatively affecting the taste.