From Maker to China

Brady Forrest (Ignite Talks)
Location: Portland 251
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You’ve come up with the next gadget, Kickstarter has found you customers and proven the demand. Now, you’re a victim of your own success & you have to get 10,000 made. In this session, Brady Forrest will explain how companies tackle the challenges of actually making something—and the hard realities of scaling your initial prototype to thousands of finished products.

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Brady Forrest

Ignite Talks

Brady Forrest is the head of PCH’s new incubator, Highway1, and is on the lookout for the next great piece of hardware. Brady costarted and shepherded Ignite—he’s part of the team currently organizing Ignite SF. He’s a venture advisor to 500 Startups and spent some time on the investment staff at Khosla Ventures. Formerly, Brady was at O’Reilly, where he worked on a number of things including O’Reilly Radar, Web 2.0 Expo, Where 2.0, ETech, and Foo Camp.

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