September 19, 2016
Otto, formally known as Band Toy, is a startup company that participated in this past Saunders Summer Startup Program at RIT. They are working on a fun and engaging musical toy to help teach children with developmental disabilities basic concepts such as cause and effect. By connecting to a mobile application Otto will be programmable to fit individual preferences, abilities and learning objectives that will allow for autonomous teaching, learning and play.
Stay tuned for next week's Innovation Spotlight Story on Ventos-Scheduler.
For more information on the Digital Rochester GREAT Awards please visit their website: http://digitalrochester.com/2016-great-awards/.
These teams were also just recently mentioned in a University News Article: http://www.rit.edu/news/story.php?id=56862&source=enewsletter.