Founder of BostonAR
Neil Gupta is the founder of Boston Augmented Reality (www.bostonar.org), a nonprofit augmented reality accelerator dedicated to growing the frontier technology ecosystem in Boston. Neil is also an independent digital strategy consultant, and works part-time for a venture firm in New York doing opportunity diligence. Before this, Neil spent 7 years at Draper Labs, where he was Venture Capital engagement lead and co-founder of the Sembler innovation office. While at Drpaer, Neil also helped launch Draper’s first prototyping service for entrepreneurs, developed a patent for a medical device procedure, wrote code for the DreamChaser space shuttle, and redesigned major parts of the test equipment for the Trident nuclear missile guidance system. Neil has a certificate in entrepreneurship from the Stanford Graduate School of Business, and a B.S. and M.S. in Electrical Engineering from Northeastern University and Stanford University, respectively.