We are always being told to "find a trusted partner" when developing a new product, but what does that actually mean? This class covers a pragmatic checklist that moves beyond a company's marketing material and helps you determine whether or not culture, resources and business models are really aligned for mutual success.
Instructor: Dr. Kate Stephenson is an engineer, researcher, public speaker, and writer. An experienced educator, she holds a PhD in Mechanical Engineering from Stanford University. After 20 years of engineering and 60 different medical devices, Kate founded a strategic consulting firm, Dyad Engineering, that works exclusively on new technologies and products in the medical field. Dyad provides strategic innovation expertise to support life science products crossing the gap from concept to manufacturing.