San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Why Should I Attend?
So you've come up with your idea and now you need to develop a prototype as a proof of concept. In this interactive session, you'll learn the about the different thought processes involved in turning your idea into an early stage prototype.
Chris Gillis - Manager, Applied Research Business Development - Durham College
Chris Ghas been focused on design, operational performance improvement, quality, innovation and customer satisfaction for over 25 years in a wide variety of industries and sectors.
Chris worked in a several manufacturing organizations with every increasing responsibility until leaving to start his own consulting organization.
In his consulting practice he successfully brought practical and tailored solutions to the organizations in Canada, the United States, Mexico and the United Kingdom.
Chris now works for Durham College in the Office of Research Services, Innovation and Entrepreneurship as the Manager, Applied Research Business Development. In this role he connects companies with faculty and student teams to build their innovations or inventions.
You Will Learn…
The process to developing your idea to a prototype
Common techniques in validating and developing your prototype
Myths and mistakes made by Entrepreneurs while developing their prototype
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