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Whidbey Island Innovators – Build It NOW! The fastest way from idea to prototype

August 3 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Free

Are you an entrepreneur, inventor, artist or other inspired individual looking to find resources in your community to help bring your innovative idea to life?

Build It NOW!

The fastest way to go from idea to prototype


The NW Innovation Resource Center is partnering with Whidbey Telecom to host a FREE Lunch and presentation for the community.


 

Local entrepreneur and inventor, Lara Merriam-Smith, will share her journey in taking a product to market and how that inspired the NWIRC’s new Build It NOW Program. Learn how it will jump start your innovative ideas and put you on the Highway to Revenue in SIX sessions.  

Chris McKnight, CMO at Whidbey Telecom, will discuss the company’s future   vision for developing the information technology economy on Whidbey Island and the role of high speed internet as a critical resource for innovators to build long term successful businesses.


The event and Lunch are FREE but registration is required by August 1, 2017.  https://nwircwhidbey.eventbrite.com or call 360-255-7870

Free lunch proudly provided by:


The NWIRC Build It NOW! Program is six session long, where inventors and innovators will go from idea to prototype.  You’ll also learn how to thoroughly vet your idea, understand how to do market research, gain valuable feedback from your potential customers and build multiple prototypes so that you are manufacture or licensing ready.  To apply to be part of this program, application information will be available by August 3rd.

 This series is proudly sponsored by:

JP Morgan Chase

 

Details

Date:
August 3
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Categories:
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Website:
https://nwircwhidbey.eventbrite.com

Organizer

NWIRC
Phone:
360-255-7870
Website:
http://nwirc.com

Venue

Whidbey Telecom
1651 Main Street
Freeland, WA 98249 United States
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Phone:
360-255-7870
Website:
https://nwircwhidbey.eventbrite.com