Another year, another cohort. FounderFuel 2020 turned out to be an exciting mentorship opportunity.
The Code Life Ventilator Challenge, hosted by the Montreal General Hospital Foundation, brought together professionals to design a low-cost, simple, and easy-to-manufacture ventilator that can serve patients experiencing COVID-19 respiratory challenges in a short timeframe.
“This has been a whirlwind two weeks,” Nicholas Nadeau, head of engineering at AON3D, said Friday in a telephone interview. “First we had to learn to become a virtual company, and now we’ve pivoted the company into a medical equipment manufacturer.