San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Curious how you can start a business by making things in Fab Lab Roxbury?
Sarah Boisvert will show real life examples of businesses started by techies and non-techies alike in maker spaces around the world using laser cutters, 3D Printers, CNC machines and microelectronics. Learn how you can hold your ideas in your hand and turn them into revenue-generating products right here in Roxbury!
Sarah Boisvert is the founder of Fab Lab Hub, a part of the MIT Fab Lab Network that helps start new fab labs. She has worked in digital fabrication for over 30 years since co-founding the commercial division of Potomac Photonics, Inc. While at Potomac she turned laser technologies into products for the medical device, microelectronics and consumer markets. Since selling Potomac, Sarah has consulted for the Fab Foundation and is developing workforce development programs for Fab Workforce. She also runs the annual DigiFab Conference that will be in Cambridge April 22 and 23, 2016.
When & Where
Roxbury Innovation Center
The Roxbury Innovation Center is a civic experiment that will support local economic development by encouraging innovation and entrepreneurship. The Venture Café Foundation will run the Roxbury Innovation Center as a mission-driven not-for-profit gathering and event space. The space is positioned as a platform: a local space that will be available for many groups to provide programs that support innovators, entrepreneurs and business founders. For more information about the Roxbury Innovation Center, visit our website!