TOM:Boston at The Ruderman Inclusion Summit In conjunction with the Ruderman Family Foundation and TOM (Tikkum Olam Makers), the Nurse Innovation & Entrepreneurship Program of Northeastern University is happy to announce a second MakeAthon in the works!
Between 6 and 10 teams comprised of engineers, designers, artists, healthcare professionals and more will compete to design and prototype solutions to everyday problems experienced by people with disabilities. Each product will be presented on Monday, November 20th to a panel of judges.
The winning team gains access to the IDEA Venture Accelerator at Northeastern University!
In attendance will be some of the biggest names funding the creation of products for those with physical disabilities. This Makeathon is a huge networking opportunity for all who attend.
The best part?
Tools and machinery
CNC Milling machine
Bring Your Own Stuff! What Ever You Need BRING IT! Have a favorite tool? bring it with you!
Let us know if you need a specific material or tool and we’ll get it for you!
Every team will have its own budget for special materials
DIRECTOR HEALTH INFORMATICS PROGRAM | ASSISTANT CLINICAL INSTRUCTOR, COLLEGE OF COMPUTER & INFORMATION SCIENCE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH SCIENCES
CEO & FOUNDER, MEENTA
NURSING DIRECTOR AT MASSACHUSETTS GENERAL HOSPITAL
ASSISTANT TEACHING PROFESSOR, MECHANICAL AND INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERING, NORTHEASTERN UNIVERSITY
ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF CIVIL AND ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEERING AT NORTHEASTERN UNIVERSITY
FOUNDING PARTNER, CARE ARCHITECT
VICE PRESIDENT OF SALES, GPS DENTAL | DENTREPS | DR RECRUITING
ASSISTANT PROFESSOR, ELECTRICAL AND COMPUTER ENGINEERING, NORTHEASTERN UNIVERSITY
VICE PRESIDENT AND DIRECTOR OF MEDIA, SCHNEIDER ASSOCIATES
EXECUTIVE VP/COO, LAUNCHPAD VENTURE GROUP
DEAN, BOUVE COLLEGE OF HEALTH SCIENCES, NORTHEASTERN UNIVERSITY