Agulus Selected as a Finalist for 2020 InnoVision Awards

We are excited to announce that Agulus is an InnoVision Award finalist!  On Tuesday, October 6th, at 4:00, InnoVision will recognize all of the finalists in the Technology Integration and Sustainability categories.  We’re excited and humbled that our efforts to support farmers and the agricultural industry is being recognized. We invite you to join us for the celebration.  Please use this link to register for the free event and participate in the Zoom webinar. 

InnoVision Awards had a record number of award applications this year.  They will host a series of online receptions on Tuesdays at 4:00 between September 29 and October 20th. Each week, InnoVision will introduce and celebrate a group of finalists.  

InnoVision Awards, established in 1999, is South Carolina’s premier organization dedicated to the advancement of innovation and technology.  InnoVision is the only organization of its kind – a grass-roots, volunteer-led non-profit made up of businesses, organizations, universities, and individuals dedicated to recognizing innovation in South Carolina.  We honor innovation in products, services, and education from across the state, and recognize innovators for achievements in their respective fields.  An InnoVision Award is the mark of distinction for outstanding leadership, innovation, and technological excellence.

Ginger Kowal – Agulus Geospatial Science Advisor

Ginger Kowal is an ecologist and developer of software tools that illuminate and explore complex ecological networks in spatial dimensions. As a scientist and software developer with the Natural Capital Project based at Stanford University, she builds tools and approaches that enable diverse stakeholders to come together, solve tough problems, and create win-wins for people, economies, and nature. Married to a farmer, she is passionate about local food and about finding ways to sustain vibrant rural livelihoods.

“I’m a big fan of Agulus because I share their vision for technology to support robust and flexible supply chains that serve growers and consumers. I’m excited by the mix of energy, real-world experience, and true caring for agriculture and communities that I see at the heart of Agulus’s mission and vision.” — Ginger Kowal

Agulus announces advisory board

We’re happy to announce the first members of the Agulus advisory board. Many thanks to these extremely talented people for their support and belief in our mission to create stability in the global food ecosystem.

Carlos RamerizData Science
Kevin NadeauLogistics & Transportation
Ginger KowalGeospatial Science
Patrick O’NeilInformation Security & Data Privacy

We’ll be featuring each board member in the coming days.


Helium Presentation with Agulus at NEXT

Agulus welcomes our friends at Helium Thursday February 20th for a lunch & learn presentation at the NEXT Innovation Center in Greenville, SC. Helium is a San Francisco tech startup that’s revolutionizing how devices connect to the Internet with their innovative decentralized network. Helium’s wireless hotspots provide extraordinary coverage for IoT devices at a fraction of the cost of more traditional solutions.

Tickets (and lunch) are free, but space is limited. Reserve your tickets here.