Bob Welsh at Stanley Black & Decker offers innovation accelerator insights

Posted: May 24, 2018

On the latest Manufacturing Tomorrow's podcast, Bob Welsh, Vice President of Breakthrough Innovation for Stanley Black & Decker’s Innovation Accelerator team, discusses his role in improving and advancing SBD’s global innovation processes and impact. Additionally, his team is responsible for the creation, oversight and management of the company’s first employee Makerspace. 

Key topics include innovation hubs as corporate growth strategy, product development and commercialization accelerators, technical education, Manufactory 4.0, and makerspaces.

This segment is sponsored by the Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship at The Ohio State University Fisher College of Business.

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