Manufacturing Track: Funding Resources and Cybersecurity
How to Fund, Build, and Market a Better Product
In this session, you’ll learn about FuzeHub’s Jeff Lawrence Innovation Fund, its Manufacturing Solutions Program, and about FuzeHub Marketing Services that can electrify your on-line efforts.
Steve will cover FuzeHub’s Marketing Services, including just-released Marketing Packages that can provide manufacturers with an easy way to jumpstart their on-line efforts. He will also share some examples of recent projects and describe capabilities that range from SEO and content creation to web development and e-commerce.
Patty will describe the FuzeHub grant programs available through the Jeff Lawrence Innovation Fund, including eligibility requirements and the differences between the two Fund main tracks: Manufacturing Grants and Commercialization Competition. She will share some grant application best practices and give examples of successful projects in the portfolio.
Eric will discuss the role that FuzeHub’s Solutions Program plays in helping NYS manufacturers, from early-stage to well-established, find resources to address their manufacturing challenges. These resources may include regional Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MEP) centers, NYSTAR Innovation Assets, or vetted contract manufacturers.
Cybersecurity Solutions for Manufacturing
Tanya will be discussing easy cyber solutions for quick results, and self-assessment checklist.
Paul will be speaking about the importance of cybersecurity for SMEs, industry regulations, common threat/impact/vulnerability.