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#How2Tuesday: How to Make a Prototype

The Blank Center’s #How2Tuesday series continues on Tuesday, October 24 at 5pm in the Blank Center Televideo Room: How to Make a Prototype with SOLIDWORKS!

Looking to create a hardware prototype? Our friends at SOLIDWORKS will be coming to campus to share their experiences and resources available to Babson entrepreneurs! Some of the topics that will be discussed are:

•    Brief Introduction 3DEXPERIENCE Lab- the facility, focus, equipment and programs
•    ‘Making a Skateboard’ – A journey from Bits to Atoms in the lab
•    SOLIDWORKS for Entrepreneurs Program and the Fab Lab- How you can get involved!
•    Q&A session

About Greg Smith

Greg Smith is the Director of Community Applications and Startup Advocate at SOLIDWORKS helping promote entrepreneurship, startups, and accelerators. Prior to SOLIDWORKS, Greg was founder and CEO of Immersive Design, Inc., plays tennis to stay fit, drinks coffee to stay awake, and experiences wine to chill out.

About Sal Lama

Sal Lama is a skilled designer and has a 17-year strong background in the CAD software industry. Besides his role as Director of Product Definition at SOLIDWORKS, Sal is enthusiastic about designing products that positively impact a person’s quality of life and embody the values he personally lives by: Honesty – Integrity – Humility – Passion – Enthusiasm – Creativity – Ingenuity – Innovation. Also, he enjoys Skateboarding and loves to challenge his physical and mental limits through endurance sports such as the Tough Mudder.

About Abhishek Bali

Abhishek Bali is the 3DEXPERIENCE Lab North America Manager for Dassault Systemes. He keeps his background in Design and Innovation handy as he manages the Startup Accelerator and Open Innovation leg of the company from its North American HQ in Waltham. Abhishek loves Baseball and is a self-confessed fan of FLUME, the new sensation in EDM and Atmospheric Lounge music.

See you on Tuesday, October 24 at 5pm in the Blank Center Televideo Room!

What are #How2Tuesdays?:
Want to learn something really practical to get your startup moving in the right direction? #How2Tuesdays are short, workshop style sessions meant to bring you very specific, user friendly instruction on some of the most important things you need to know how to do for your venture. Every Tuesday at 5pm in the Blank Center!