EDGE Fellows Presentation

August 4, 2020 | 3:45 - 5:15 pm

EDGE Fellows will share what they have learned through their research this summer to help Northeast Ohio companies drive new business growth during The 14th Annual Summer EDGE Fellows’ Presentation. This year’s Fellows are graduate-level students from Case Western Reserve University, The University of Akron, Kent State University and one student with ties to Northeast Ohio who attends SUNY Brockport.

Who: Summer EDGE Fellows Interns

Select students working in cross-functional teams (Class of 2020)

Market Studies Addressing:

Reconditioned Batteries for Forklift Industry, Renewable Natural Gas Markets, Saw Blade Market and Cutting Tool Industry, Visual Guidance Systems for Robotics Serving Automotive and Healthcare, and Acquisition Targets in Healthcare Markets.

Participating Companies Include:

Evergreen Industrial BatteriesInsightFuelMartindale ElectricRecognition Robotics, and STERIS Surgical Solutions.

Impact: Sparking profitable business growth for NE Ohio Businesses

· Nearly all companies act on at least some of the Fellows’ recommendations.

– 50+% of projects studied since 2007 have generated new revenue for NE Ohio.

– 60% of the students choose to stay and work in the area after graduation.

Special thanks for support provided by: The Burton D. Morgan Foundation, Harvard Business School Club of Northeastern Ohio, and Participating Companies.

Learn more at: Summer EDGE Fellows Experience

Contact Program Director, Christopher Keller, | 216.346.6300

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