Careers & Advancement

Past iMatSci Programs

2016 MRS Spring Meeting iMatSci

The second edition of iMatSci—Innovation in Materials Science —provided select materials-based innovators with a platform to demonstrate the practical applications of their technologies, while connecting these innovators to potential sources of venture capital. Stephen Forrest, University of Michigan, kicked off the event with his address,"Moving Innovation from the Lab to the Marketplace: The critical role of academia in the innovation chain." Forrest's talk was followed by a panel discussion on early stage investing

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2014 MRS Fall Meeting iMatSci

The inagural iMatSci—Innovation in Materials Science —provided select materials-based innovators with a platform to demonstrate the practical applications of their technologies, while connecting these innovators to potential sources of venture capital. Innovators presented their technologies and were judged, with cash prizes awarded, based on the following criteria: clarity, presentation, value proposition, impact and scalability.

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