Seventy companies are headed to Washington University on Nov. 18 for St. Louis’ largest event for early-stage startups: Startup Connection. Over a third of these companies are founded or supported by WashU alumni, faculty and students.

In advance of the event, check out some quick video profiles of WashU’s Startup Connection participants. Stay tuned as these companies prepare to pitch their products and ideas to faculty, alums, the business community and venture capitalists.

DataDog: Using biofeedback to regulate stress

Sparo Labs: Developing new technology to empower asthma patients

Epharmix: Improving patient outcomes with simple technology

Blue Line Technology: Using Facial Recognition Tech to better serve customers

Learn more about Startup Connection at WashU.