A dynamic speaker series presented by DESCA in collaboration with the University of Delaware's Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering Graduate Student Organization (Colburn Club) , Ready to Launch provides insight to graduate and post-doc students on applying research to a career in innovation. The series culminates in Innovation Night: a TedX style event that brings industry representatives from major regional corporations to speak about macro-trends and innovation opportunities in today's corporate world.
Among the impressive list of speakers for 2018 included:
Shark Tank Winner Don Sandusky: Launching a Startup out of a Big Company
Tom Schultz: Innovation in Your Professional Career
Em Photonics CEO Eric Kelmelis: Launching a Startup from your PhD
Compact Membranes CTO Hannah Murnen: Translating Your PhD into an Innovation Career