From Mad Science to Mad Money—The Journey from Lab Concept to Commercial Success

Most university science concepts never cross the chasm from concept to commercial product.

Listen as Matt Crowley of Vesper Technologies, Inc. tells the story of one company that made it all the way from PhD thesis to tens of millions of unit shipments and the many pitfalls, setbacks and other obstacles on the road to ultimate success. 


Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E)
Chemical Angel Network
Delaware Innovation Space
The Dow Chemical Company
HG Ventures
Jiangsu Industrial Technology Research Institute (JIRTI)
Solvay Ventures
Wolf Greenfield