Lab to Fab: A Framework and Case Studies
The lab to fab journey for startups and large corporations can be arduous, however, without that final push to profitability, a company or product cannot survive. There are many companies littered along the road to final product commercialization. This tech course will present a framework for potential paths to go from initial concept to a commercialized product, led by industry experts, along with case studies of several products and companies within the hybrid flexible electronics platform. In addition, there will be a discussion of organizational considerations from small startups to large corporations and the strengths and weaknesses associated with each. The discussion will include:
- Early tactics
- What is needed for a commitment to move forward?
- Verification of technology
- Transition to product
- Challenges for growth and market adoption
- Successful commercialization
- Introduction & Agenda
- General Considerations
- Lab to Fab Journey
- A benchmark plan
- Unanticipated plan disruptions
- Case Studies – Views of the Journey
E Ink Corporation
If you will be staying for lunch, please register for the Tech Course Networking Luncheon in addition to your course – it is complimentary for Tech Course registrants.