Michael Keer

Managing Partner , Product Realization Group

Michael Keer is the Managing Partner of Product Realization Group. He brings 30+ years of experience in transitioning high tech electronic products from idea to scale. Product Realization Group guides the world’s most innovative companies to accelerate delivery of their products, from concept to full market scale. We create success through impact solutions-based advisory and delivery services. Focusing primarily on products that guide a sustainable future, from start-ups to the Fortune 50, PRG’s team of trusted industry experts guide the world’s most innovative companies to accelerate delivery of their product, from concept to full market scale. Prior to PRG, Michael held Engineering and Management positions at both OEM and CM’s such as NCR, Ericsson, SemiPower Systems and Paramit Technologies, where he participated directly in the introduction of over 100 new products. Michael received a B.S. in Industrial Engineering and Masters in Manufacturing Engineering from Northwestern University in Evanston, IL. He has lectured at Stanford University, University of California at Berkeley, Northwestern University, Santa Clara University, University of California at San Francisco, BioMed Device Show, SME, ASQE, Lawrence Livermore Laboratories and Lemnos Labs, and has mentored startup companies at Stanford University's StartX, Berkeley Foundry, Lemnos Labs, Sustainable Ocean Alliance (SOA) and Clean Tech Open (CTO). Website: prgnpi.com Email: mkeer@prgnpi.com Phone: +1 (408) 427-4645

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Tuesday, May 16 1:55 PM - 2:25 PM 103

PL1496B - 10 Best Practices of Agile Hardware Product Realization

Bringing your innovative products from prototype to volume manufacturing is not easy. Without the right strategies in place, your business may encounter significant execution challenges. Learn the 10 best practices of agile hardware product realization to enable the successful launch of your product into the market.

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