Hardware, Software & the Internet of Things
June 23–25, 2015 • San Francisco, CA
Will Hart

Will Hart
Head of Supply Chain, Particle


Will Hart is head of supply chain at Particle. Will joined Particle shortly after receiving his undergraduate degree in mechanical engineering from Dartmouth College. He quickly climbed the ranks from intern to running Particle’s overseas supply chain, and has spent the majority of the last two years in Shenzhen, China.


9:00am–12:30pm Tuesday, 06/23/2015
Tutorial, Building / Manufacturing
Location: Cowell Theater (Herbst Pavilion)
Zach Supalla (Particle), Will Hart (Particle)
Average rating: ****.
(4.17, 12 ratings)
One of the most challenging parts of developing a hardware product is building a supply chain, especially when that supply chain is overseas. But when done right, learning to "manage China" can help a young company iterate quickly and compete on cost. This tutorial will put you in the driver's seat of a project that sources hardware from a manufacturer (played by members of the Particle team). Read more.