Join us for a SPECIAL speed mentor connection session where we pair you up with with experienced makers, coders and entrepreneurs to accelerate your journey from idea to prototype.

CONNECT WITH A MENTOR & GO FROM IDEA TO  PROTOTYPE

3D printing, CNC machining, mechanical engineering among st many products.

Alan Ware

Product Design

HALF-DAY SPECIAL EVENT

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Co-founded a wireless internet service provider in Baghdad, Iraq and established two cupcake shops in Roseville, CA. SBDC advisor and Lean Startup instructor.

Dan Casas-Murray 

Lean Startup
Gina Lujan is the Founding CEO of Hacker and a serial Entrepreneur. She has started many of her endeavors on a shoestring budget and self taught methodology.
Startup Bootstrapping

Gina Lujan

Helped build a pre-revenue startup to $300M sales and $3B valuation, active angel investor, startup mentor, longtime electronics maker and fledging hacker.

Dan Koellen 

Electronics / Fundraising
Started first business at seventeen years of age. Since then has launched several ventures and numerous digital products.

Jake Elia 

Digital Products
Michael Balstad is an SBDC mentor focused on financial planning for small businesses. 
Financial Planning

Michael Balstad 

Turned an idea from his high-school math class into an education company and now helps 1000s of developers start their first AI projects with Nvidia. 

Michael Mendeson 

AI / Machine Learning
Hacker Lab CTO with a background in Embedded devices, IoT, and a wide array of prototyping techniques including CAD, 3D Printing, and all things Maker.
IoT / Electronics

Nile MIttow 

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There are limited slots available.  Sessions will book out.  After you enter your information you receive an automated email that has links to sign up with the mentor(s) of your choice.  Please only reserve a session if you 

HOW IT WORKS

The goal behind these sessions is to provide introductions to mentors that can help point you in the right direction, either advice, referrals, processes, and capabilities.  Each session will be 20 minutes.  Hacker Lab is equip with 200,000 worth of advanced manufacturing tools and equipment, here to help you go from idea to prototype.

Date: Friday May 10th
Time: 2:00 - 4:00 pm
Location: Hacker Lab Rocklin
4415 Granite Drive, Rocklin, CA
Price: FREE

Independent consulting for 12+ years on web/mobile technologies. Worked w/ Adobe, Intuit, startups and other agencies.
Apps, web apps, software

Nolan Erck

Electrical engineer, woodworker, CNC Machinest, and retired Intel Project manager.

Roger Mulkey

CNC, PM, Woodworking
I turned my early passion in robotics into a successful career in automation design and repair. I now use my lifetime education and experience to help others with similar interests and aspirations.
Robotics

Steve Hunter

I turned a passion for designing clothing into a successful career in the apparel industry. My early experience in sewing proved invaluable in prototyping my ideas.
Sewing & Textiles

Luisa Hunter

This event is part of the Small Business Week "Growing With Confidence" event series in partnership with SBDC, Haney Biz, Placer Business Resource Center, and Sacramento Metro Chamber.  Additional events for the day include:

Market Research Hacks for Start-Ups  10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Location: Placer Business Resource Center, 1000 Sunset Blvd., Suite 105, Rocklin
Registration: placer.ca.gov/brc

“Mark Tank” Pitch Event and Networking at HaneyBiz
Location: Alliance Giving Center, 4465 Granite Drive, Rocklin
Registration: www.haneybiz.com/