Wed 9 May 2012
Ford Drives Innovation, Intellectual Property Development through TechShop Membership Incentive for Smart IdeasBy admin. Ford Comments Off
Ford’s Employee Patent Incentive Award program now provides free TechShop memberships to Ford employees submitting inventions
Since the program was initiated at the beginning of the year, invention submissions are up more than 30 percent year-to-date versus 2011
DEARBORN, Mich., May 4, 2012 – Henry Ford would have felt right at home in Michigan’s latest do-it-yourself workshop, the newly opened TechShop Detroit. After all, Mr. Ford underscores what a “maker” represents, having built his first motorized vehicle in his backyard shed.