Call to innovative Vermonters!
Do you have a product in early stage development that could benefit from a solid engineering push? Are you in need of a prototype that your customers can touch, feel and experience? Join UVM’s Instrumentation and Modeling Facility (IMF) and GENERATOR for an evening of invention and ingenuity. Dubbed Pitch It, Fab It! this fast and interactive evening of pitches is aimed at exciting the IMF to collaborate with you on your idea.
Event Date: Wednesday, October 17 | 5:30 – 7:30pm
Event Location: Generator is located at 40 Sears Lane, Burlington, VT 05401
Deadline: October 12th, 2018
Check out a VIDEO about the competition!
For 45 years IMF has designed and fabricated custom instruments and innovative prototypes for UVM researchers, emerging technology companies, and Vermont inventors. Here’s your chance to access the tools and minds on tap at IMF. Learn more about IMF HERE.
Work with UVM Instrumentation and Model Facility (IMF) to Design and Fabricate a Killer Product. With a single pitch, a team can walk away with up to $5,000 in-kind services, materials and expert mentoring for:
- Precision machine and mechanical design consultation
- High-resolution 3D printing using hard and flexible materials
- And the parts and materials needed to build your prototype
Past winners have included laboratory devices, kitchen products, specialty bartending apparatus, educational holography, farm equipment, robots for kids and more.