Aluminate, formerly Reconnex, is a mobile app that helps schools stay connected with alumni using customizable notifications and offerings. It is an app that engages alumni with curated event programming, career opportunities, and alumni discovery based on users’ locations, travel schedules, professional interests, and career paths.

NVC Team Members: Prem Iyer, Anthony Saladino, and Parijat Sahai 

Track: Global NVC, Traditional NVC

Year: 2015

Placement: First Place (Global NVC), Finalist (Traditional NVC)

Prize: $10,000 (Global NVC), $5,000 (Traditional NVC)

NOTE: Aluminate participated in both the Global NVC and the Traditional NVC in 2015.