Concept to Shelf – Turning Ideas into Reality

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In what promises to be a masterclass on product development, Enabling Innovation is hosting a workshop on the step-by-step process of successfully bringing a new product to market.

  • From: Tuesday 28 March 2017, 12 am
  • To: Tuesday 28 March 2017, 12 am
  • Location: 218, Maudslay building, Nottingham Trent University, City Campus, Shakespeare Street, Nottingham, NG1 5LT
  • Booking deadline: Tuesday 28 March 2017, 12.00 am

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Concept to Shelf – Turning Ideas into Reality

In what promises to be a masterclass on product development, Enabling Innovation is hosting a workshop on the step-by-step process of successfully bringing a new product to market.

For designers, inventors and engineers who are looking for help and guidance to design, develop and manufacture a product.
Snapshot of event:
* Design
Conceptualisation, Drawings for manufacture, Testing required, Tooling, Prototyping, Packaging, POS, Market Research, Intellectual Property
* Manufacturing & Logistics
Specification, selecting the right manufacturer, order quantities, payment terms/financing, the process from start to finish, quality control, sourcing agents, shipping, customs, warehousing

* Sales & Marketing
What are the options, Exhibitions, Digital v traditional marketing, Crowdfunding, investment

* Product Case Study
The idea, design/prototyping, market research, manufacture, funding sales and marketing

Each segment will allow time for Questions & Answers.

Following the main 3-hour presentation, lunch will be provided and delegates (attendees) will have the opportunity for 1-to-1 speed surgeries, by prior arrangement, to discuss any product ideas they seek to develop.
If you have any enquiries contact Dana Church or telephone Dana on 0115 848 2931

This workshop will be delivered by Sorcit (appeared on Dragons Den February 2015), an expert design, manufacture and supply company based in Mansfield, Nottinghamshire. Since 2005 Sorcit have been involved with the launch of 318 products.

Enabling Innovation is a three-year collaboration between Nottingham Trent University, the University of Nottingham, and the University of Derby to support SMEs in Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire to innovate. It is part-funded by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF).

This event is free to attend, but attendees must register in advance. In order to attend this event you must be eligible for support from the Enabling Innovation Programme, which supports SMEs in Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire.

Enabling Innovation is a three-year collaboration between Nottingham Trent University, The University of Nottingham and the University of Derby to support SMEs in Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire to innovate. It is part-funded by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF).

Booking information

Please click 'Reserve your place' above, and complete the short online booking process.

This event is free to attend, but attendees must register in advance. In order to attend this event you must be eligible for support from the Enabling Innovation Programme, which supports SMEs in Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire.
If you would like any further information about this event before booking your place, please email us.

Location details

Room/Building:

218, Maudslay building

Address:

Nottingham Trent University
City Campus
Shakespeare Street
Nottingham
NG1 5LT

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