Build4Scale NY Membership

FuzeHub's Build4Scale NY Membership Program is made up of four key elements designed to help early stage physical product developers and small to medium sized manufacturers throughout NY state transition into manufacturing, prepare to scale up production, and commercialize their products more quickly and efficiently.


Training

Product design and manufacturing training to take you from prototype to volume production.


  • As a core element of our program, the training is based on the U.S. Department of Energy’s Build4Scale™ training modules.
  • Monthly events will be scheduled throughout 2020, alternating between webinars and live workshops. See EVENTS for details.

Expertise

1-on-1 consulting with subject-area experts to help with your most challenging issues.


  • Seasoned mentors and panelists who are experts in their fields will be featured during all webinars and live workshops to answer questions and assist with breakout sessions.
  • Through the Solutions Program, a FuzeHub solutions expert will respond quickly to any online request to recommend resources that address your needs.
  • Members will meet with a FuzeHub solutions expert to receive a customized assessment, including a thorough analysis of the product design and manufacturing processes, specific recommendations for product improvements and cost reductions, and personal introductions to vetted resources that can help the team overcome current or anticipated challenges.

Resources

Access to our network of vetted resources and contract manufacturers that you can trust.


  • FuzeHub collaborates with a vast group of industry experts from within the New York Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MEP), NY’s leading universities, economic development organizations, state programs and private sector businesses to help small to medium sized manufacturers overcome challenges to growth.
  • Receive members-only discounts from participating resources.

Funding

Tips on locating and applying for funding to fuel your company’s growth moving forward.


  • Companies that meet certain criteria can apply for Manufacturing Grants up to $50,000 and/or participate in our Commercialization Competition to compete for up to $150,000.
  • Access to apply for members-only funds of up to $10,000.


To get the most out of FuzeHub's resources and jump-start your journey to product commercialization, check our training schedule, register for an event, and consider becoming a FuzeHub Build4Scale NY Member.