July General Meeting

July General Meeting


7-13-2017
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
520 Elliot Street
Charlotte, NC  28202
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The July general meeting has arrived. Brian James, which is the current INOTC president since 2012 will be delivering a pilot workshop for this coming meeting, and discussing how to improve on the product development process as well as discussions about new technology.

  • Basic Workshop Overview:
    • Ideas
      Market Research
      Patent Research
      Intellectual Property
      Finance
      Business Planning
      Licensing
      Manufacturing

  • Other Details:
    • Discussing and reviewing INOTC resources
      How to improve on existing workshop
      Partnerships toward new technology and opportunities for INOTC members and guest
      Patents 101
      Financing 101
      Exponential technology

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    Last Meeting (June)

    3D Design and Printing

    Patrick Oltmanm was the June speaker. He shared details about his experience in the mold-less plastic manufacturing company Click-Fold and how 3D design and printing integrate into their industry.
    Click Fold Overview
      This "mold-less" technology uses CNC machining and CNC line-bending to make plastic parts without the need for molds or fixtures
      3D Printing
      The business model targets buyers of prototypes and small volumes who need custom designs on a budget
      The technology also targets buyers who anticipate frequent design changes
      Added digital printing capabilities in 2010 to further eliminate the need for silk screens
      Recipient of a NC workforce development grant in 2011
      Surpassed 1 million in annual sales in 2011
      Sponsor of the Ronald McDonald House
      Sponsor of the Experimental Aircraft Association's Young Eagles Program
    Contact:
    Patrick Oltmanns
    1-866-649-8665 x 701
    patrick@clickfold.com
    864-414-3724
    http://clickfoldplastics.com/
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    Always remember to invite friends or business associates which would benefit from INotC. Collectively we have a deep wealth of knowledge as a group. Invite other inventors, engineers, entrepreneurs, financiers, professors, manufactures and anyone else that would enjoy the process and business of product development. Knowledge is power!!

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    • This meeting cost $20 for guest or $75 for the entire year.
    • Check and Cash are accepted.
    • Thank you once again for supporting the INotC.
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    • Collectively when we network, mountains can be moved!
    • Through creativity, we can develop a civilization worth living in!
    When we commercialize, we give our value and vision to the world! Network, Develop, Commercialize We look forward to seeing you Building info: If you have not been to our meetings before, the building is located at the end of Elliot street on the right. Then you go through the fence and down the driveway. The front door is located on the left side. Once you go in follow the hall way to the end then go through the door and turn left to the meeting room door.

    INotC Website President
    Brian James
    Flourish and Prosper