Innovation Readiness Course Starts Jan 25, 2018

A 7-session course which advances awareness of innovation and commercialization opportunities beings on Thursday, January 25, 2018.  The course is a perfect introduction for entrepreneurs and existing business that are interest learning how to navigate the commercialization process for new products or services.

In the course, participants are introduced to key concepts of innovation and explore each of the primary issues that impact bringing a technology to market. By the end of the course, you will have clarity on your idea and you will be able to articulate it in a way that will be compelling to potential investors, customers, and partners.

Other topics to be covered in the course include tech transfer, ideation and next generation strategies, advanced manufacturing, additive (3D) manufacturing, and change management.

Offered in partnership with the University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science at Horn Point in Cambridge, MD, the course occurs each Thursday, 6pm to 9pm starting January 25.  Included in the curriculum are ten online modules that supplement the seven sessions and tests a participant’s understanding of the instruction.

More information and registration are available at hotdesks.org/programs/innovation-readiness-course/.