From Collaboration to Innovation

Metta Talks

Jul 21 2021 • 42 mins


In this episode, Gabi explores corporate-startup collaboration with Carlton Washburn, Systems Engineer at The Boeing Company, and Andre Wegner, CEO of Authentise - data-driven process automation software for additive manufacturing.

Carlton and Andre discuss why established industry should work with startups, the biggest challenges and barriers in corporate-startup collaboration, the role of the corporate champion, and what a good partnership looks like. From their experience, they're sharing advice for early-stage founders starting to communicate and sell their products and services to large corporates.

Learn more about The Boeing Company (www.boeing.com). Find out more about Authentise and their technology on their website (www.authentise.com) and on Twitter (@authentise).

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