You're a designer/engineer/inventor with an amazing new product, and you're thinking of launching a crowdfunding campaign to get it to market. Now what? This session will help you navigate the highs and avoid the lows that can accompany fast-paced crowdfunding campaigns. We'll discuss everything from start (which funding platform should I choose?) to finish (um . . . I never thought about the cost of shipping to Japan and Australia), and everything in between.
- Discover why fewer than 44% of Kickstarter campaigns succeed and explore the factors that lead to success
- Discover that advanced preparation is key and learn how to identify key metrics that determine when your campaign is ready to launch
- Learn how to make the most of your limited time campaign
- Explore options for post-campaign success
Adam Smith is a Product Manager for Inventor and lives in Portland, Oregon. He has an MBA in Innovation Management and has served as a fellow for the National Collegiate Inventors and Innovators Alliance. An inventor himself, Adam is constantly in awe of the amazing designs created by Autodesk customers.