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January 15, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmFree
Join us for Entrepreneur Encounters featuring Sarah Boisvert of Fab Lab Hub
Entrepreneur Encounters is a monthly speaker series featuring local entrepreneurs. This event invites the community to hear entrepreneurs share the story of their business journey, and lessons learned along the way. Through this event we hope to make connections between businesses, community members and NMSU’s Arrowhead Center to help grow entrepreneurship in our community and support the success of our local businesses.
Sarah Boisvert has over 30 years experience in the design, development, and commercialization of high technology products utilizing Digital Fabrication including laser machining and 3D Printing. Her Market Segmentation graduate work at Johns Hopkins University led to her expertise in productization of high tech devices.
Ms. Boisvert is a co-founder of the commercial division of Potomac Photonics, Inc. of Lanham MD, which she joined to commercialize a proprietary RF-discharge Excimer laser. Following the sale of the company in 1999, Ms. Boisvert founded Fab Lab Hub, part of the MIT-based Fab Lab Network, in order to foster entrepreneurship and workforce training in digital fabrication manufacturing skills. Fab Lab Hub has produced DigiFabCon since 2010, a conference and Fab Festival dedicated to demonstrating how digital fabrication is changing the world.