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Seminar: Ideation to Reality: The Journey from Technology Development to Building a Thriving Business

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November 8 - November 9 / 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM PST
11/08/18 12:00 PM 11/09/18 1:00 PM America/Los_Angeles Seminar: Ideation to Reality: The Journey from Technology Development to Building a Thriving Business Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, 1 Cyclotron Rd, Building 90, Berkeley, US
Event Location: 
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
1 Cyclotron Rd, Building 90
Berkeley, CA 94720
United States

Join Dr. Amit Narayan as he discusses the challenges and rewards of taking an idea from an incubator to market. As an expert entrepreneur, Dr. Narayan has founded 2 companies, published over 25 papers in the area of design automation. Narayan also holds seven US patents and is an active advisor to several startup companies in the bay area. Dr. Narayan will discuss his own impressive personal journey from the research lab to launching market-ready products.

During his talk, Dr. Narayan will focus on the following areas:

  • Identifying, developing and leveraging technology to fill gaps in the market
  • Understanding how policy and regulation can impact technology development
  • Finding the right investors to transform ideas to a business model
  • How to convert funding into a flourishing business