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Antara Gupta

graduated from Case Western Reserve University in 2017 with a bachelors’ degree in Finance with a minor in Economics. She acquired her Series 7 license in 2017 before she began a financial analyst job at Sycamore Growth Group. She was a financial analyst calculating R&D tax credits, job creation tax credits, and training grants for manufacturers. She worked alongside the president of the company communicating with current and potential clients. Antara then went on to Ventech Solutions, Inc as the Strategic Venture Analyst in March of 2019. She provided due diligence, market analysis and IP landscape reports for the leadership team. In the beginning of 2019, Antara began a volunteer analyst position at the Dublin City Schools helping prepare the financial projections and structure for the Entrepreneurship Program for High School students. Antara’s main passions are in the field of finance, entrepreneurship, education, economic development, and intellectual property analysis.

Recent Articles by Antara Gupta

The Evolution of University Technology Transfer: By the Numbers

In recent years there has been a paradigmatic shift towards commercializing technology through startups. There is a universal understanding that university inventions are in early technology readiness level and need substantial development to be ready to go to market. Many universities have taken it upon themselves to fund some of the startups, sometimes co-funding alongside venture funds… The next frontier for this industry will likely be in the transformation of data-rich sectors using artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning technologies. One area largely accumulating data is the healthcare sector. Medical knowledge is doubling every 73 days, yet we are barely scratching the surface of utilizing this data. With our computing power today and the new era of AI we are at the cusp of a healthcare revolution. Academic institutions are sitting on massive amounts of valuable data that is vastly underutilized, and research institutions will soon begin to recognize and develop healthcare data into the next revolutionary asset.