Company Worth Watching: An Interview with Gavin McIntyre of Ecovative Design

By | May 31st, 2018|0 Comments

It’s often said that it’s important to work smarter, not harder. Ecovative Design, a company we have had the pleasure of working with, is doing both. The company has developed [...]

Larta Alumnus Opus 12 Featured in the New York Times

By | May 31st, 2018|0 Comments

Opus 12, a standout alumnus of Larta’s NSF-CAP and current participant in Larta’s energy innovation program, DOE-CAP, was featured last Thursday in the New York Times. We previously covered Opus 12’s [...]

First Cohort of LA BioMed CAP Graduates

By | May 20th, 2018|0 Comments

Local leaders from the biotechnology sector gathered this month at LA BioMed to celebrate several of the institute’s most promising companies as they completed the inaugural LA BioMed Commercialization Accelerator [...]

HCI Inclusive Diversity Conference features Rohit Shukla as keynote speaker

By | April 30th, 2018|0 Comments

From our inception to entering into our 25th year, diversity has existed at the core of Larta’s DNA. In April, our CEO and Founder, Rohit Shukla, travelled to the Human [...]

Company Worth Watching: Blue Forest Conservation

By | April 30th, 2018|0 Comments

With wildfires and drought increasingly threatening the western United States, it’s easy to wonder: how can we preserve America’s forests? Blue Forest Conservation (BFC), a current Larta USDA CAP company, [...]

Earth Day Podcast with Litterati: Crowdsourcing for a Litter-Free World

By | April 22nd, 2018|0 Comments

How can you do your part on Earth Day? We tackle that question on our special Earth Day podcast with Litterati, an app for users to identify, collect, and geotag [...]

Educational Equity: New Podcast with 7 Generation Games

By | March 30th, 2018|0 Comments

The conversation surrounding diversity within innovation and startups, specifically relating to women and minorities, has traditionally centered on modifying hiring practices and advocating for a more diverse body of workers [...]