Sandy Munro is the founder of Munro & Associates, the lean design consulting firm, and one of the true pioneers in the application of design for assembly (DFA).
Dana DeMeo is the Chief Technical Officer at Intelligent Product Solutions, a product design and engineering company spanning early stage ideation to productization.
Jon Washington is the founder of The Innovation Garage, a business innovation firm that partners with its clients in the design of product, process, service, and supply chain solutions.
Daniella Romano develops public and educational programming that supports urban manufacturing and resilient waterfront development.
Matthew Griffin is director of community & support at Adafruit, an open source hardware company that focuses on online learning around electronics and making the best-designed products for makers of all ages and skill levels.
Jonathan Placa is the founder of ProtoExchange, a marketplace that matches hardware developers with makers seeking engineering expertise and assistance.
Eric Arno Hiller is the principal of Hiller Associates and one of the pioneers in Product Cost Management (PCM). Hiller previously co-founded aPriori.
Stephen Bodnar is the Senior Vice President Strategy and Products at Kenesto, a cloud-based PLM platform with its roots in engineering process, supplier collaboration and document management.
Eric Chan is the founder of Ecco Design, a product innovation firm.
Daniel Stillman is a co-founder of GothamSmith, a line of 3D printed products, and The Design Gym, an open-innovation consultancy.
Tor Alden is a principal of HS Design (HSD), a product development firm specializing primarily in the medical and health-care marketplace.
Robert DeLanghe is Operating Partner at Fabricators Guild, a small studio that offers laser cutting and cnc services to primarily artist and designers.
Susan Taing is the founder and CEO of Bhold, a 3D printing and design house that rapidly prototypes and creates beautiful and highly functional designs, all beta tested by real users.
Tudor Tarlev is Product Engineer at Qodemo, an application suite for open engineering and manufacturing.
Avi Abel is President at Watermark Designs, a Brooklyn-based designer and manufacturer of made-in-the-USA decorative plumbing and lighting fixtures, bathroom accessories and elegant hardware.