About Mike Rudis

Mike is Program Manager of External Relations at Larta Institute. He encourages interaction with and among members of Larta’s broad network of entrepreneurs, industry and investors, as well as other stakeholders in innovation.

Solum’s Soil Analysis Business Acquired by Climate Corp

By | May 13th, 2014|0 Comments

Solum was founded in 2009 by a team of Stanford graduates to provide faster, better, and higher density soil nutrient information.  The company's first technology was a real-time nitrate measurement tool, allowing [...]

Larta Alumnus Learnimation Meets on Technology Innovation at White House

By | May 12th, 2014|0 Comments

40 tech entrepreneurs from across the U.S. were invited to the White House to attend a "Technology Innovation and Entrepreneurship" session. One of these esteemed entrepreneurs was Larta USDA Commercialization [...]

Putting “Science into Action” in Pursuit of Malaysia’s Bioeconomy Initiative

By | May 12th, 2014|0 Comments

Malaysia possesses a significant biological sciences talent pool with the promise of creating a bio-based economy with a little help from policy makers and private partners. As a standing member [...]

Larta CEO Addresses Policy Makers + Practitioners at International Network for SMEs in Abu Dhabi on Building a Sustainable Knowledge-Based Economy

By | May 12th, 2014|0 Comments

The 2014 INSME Annual Meeting & Forum marked the International Network for SME's 10th anniversary. Our CEO, Rohit Shukla was invited to share his insight on how U.S. pre-commercialization public [...]

Larta’s Al Watkins Chairs Global Solutions Summit: Deploying Technologies to New Markets

By | May 12th, 2014|0 Comments

Improving the human condition is at the core of our mission. We are proud to have had Al Watkins, Larta's Managing Director of Global Engagement & Development, chair the 2014 Global [...]

Global Ag Innovation Network Examines Climate Corp’s Acquisition of Solum’s Soil Analysis Business

By | May 12th, 2014|0 Comments

After acquiring GAIN, a Midwest focused agriculture networking group, in 2013, we transformed it into a national platform and have since held the second "GAIN Insight into Agri-Tech" event in [...]

17 Larta Alumni Selected to Present at NCET2 Global 1000

By | May 9th, 2014|0 Comments

The NCET2 Global 1000 is a deal-oriented conference where industry looks to universities, investors and entrepreneurial support organizations for the best tech-based startups they have to offer. We are proud of [...]