Exciting things are happening in GI! AGA recently announced the first investment of the GI Opportunity Fund is Virgo Surgical Video Solutions, located in Carlsbad, California. Virgo is an early-stage GI company whose development accelerated after participating in the 2018 AGA Shark Tank competition. Virgo provides GIs, clinical trial sponsors and trial site investigators with AI-fueled, always-on endoscopic procedure recording and patient recruitment tools for clinical trials in gastroenterology. Since launching, Virgo’s video capture, management and AI analysis technology platform has helped physicians capture over 400,000 endoscopy procedures. Learn more about Virgo’s journey below.
Apply to participate by Feb. 6
This could be your opportunity to shine. Apply by Feb. 6 to participate in the AGA Shark Tank Pitch Competition at the 2023 AGA Tech Summit. This is the premiere venue for creating awareness and buzz about your GI innovation or technology.
If selected as one of the five finalists, you get to pitch your idea to a panel of expert judges and attendees on March 10 at the Grand Hyatt San Francisco. The winner will represent AGA at the 2023 Digestive Disease Week® Shark Tank, receive widespread promotion and be considered for the GI Opportunity Fund.