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Office Hour with Kipp Bradford (The Kippworks)

Kipp Bradford (The Kippworks)
Office Hours
Location: O'Reilly Booth (Table A)

Kipp is one of the USA Science and Engineering Festival’s Nifty Fifty, the Demo Chair of the Open Hardware Summit, a featured innovator at Frost & Sullivan’s GIL 2013, the former Senior Design Engineer and Lecturer at the Brown University School of Engineering and current Fellow at the College of Design, Engineering and Commerce at Philadelphia University (there’s lots more but we’ll stop here.) Meet with Kipp to discuss:

  • Frictionless Framework for manufacturing
  • Getting products built
  • Building a hardware startup
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Kipp Bradford

The Kippworks

Kipp Bradford is an educator, technology consultant, and entrepreneur with a passion for making things. He is one of the USA Science and Engineering Festival’s Nifty Fifty. He is also the Demo Chair of the Open Hardware Summit and a featured innovator at Frost & Sullivan’s GIL 2013. As the former Senior Design Engineer and Lecturer at the Brown University School of Engineering, Kipp taught several engineering design and entrepreneurship courses. He has founded startups in the fields of transportation, consumer products, HVAC, and medical devices, including the Data Sensing Lab and Revolution By Design/. Kipp is a Fellow at the College of Design, Engineering and Commerce at Philadelphia University, and an Adjunct Critic at the Rhode Island School of Design. He coauthored Distributed Network Data. He serves on the boards of RIMOSA, The Providence Athenaeum, the community arts organization AS220, and on the technical advisory board of MAKE Magazine, in addition to co-organizing Rhode Island’s mini Maker Faire.