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Polaris MEP: Making it in Manufacturing - Rhode Island Startup Week

Providence, RI
3:00pm - 4:00pm UTC-0500
Virtual Event
Turn your idea into a commercial product! One idea or a notebook full? Make them a reality! Students, entrepreneurs and innovators can learn how to transform an idea or prototype into a manufactured product during this manufacturing-focused Rhode Island Startup Week session. This workshop introduces you to the primary steps to prepare to manufacture and go commercial. You’ll hear how to take a product from “cool idea” to “successfully-manufactured reality.”

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Organization Information
315 Iron Horse Way, Providence, RI, USA
Polaris MEP provides competitive business improvement programs to grow Rhode Island’s manufacturing industry. Polaris MEP is a statewide nonprofit organization, an affiliate of the National Institute of Standards and Technology’s Manufacturing Extension Partnership (NIST MEP), and a business unit of the University of Rhode Island Research Foundation.
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Erin Read
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225 Dyer Street, Providence, RI 02903, USA
From being the first state to declare independence, to birthing the textile industry in the US, to inventing the steam engine, Rhode Island has proven that despite its small footprint, it’s a place where great ideas come to life. It’s in that tradition that we launched RIHub. RIHub’s not-for-profit mission...
Mia Nolan