Manufacturing Office Hours

Thursday, March 9, 2023 - 12:00pm


On a mission to help innovators navigate the journey from physical prototype to commercialization and impact at scale. 

Do you have a physical prototype or innovation that you want to produce, scale, and bring to market? Please join FORGE and MakeHaven as we host office hours with 5 great CT manufacturing and prototyping resources - Samtec, Novo Precision, Burt Process, CCAT, and MakeHaven. We will also offer a tour of MakeHaven, a a full makerspace and Fab Lab offering Digital Fabrication, 3d printing, laser cutters, CNC milling machines, access to design software and more.

A light lunch will be provided, please see agenda details below


12:00pm - doors open, networking, light lunch

12:30pm - welcome, opening remarks, introduction to event participants

1:00pm - office hours begin (pre-registration information will be provided via email after eventbrite registration) & tours of MakeHaven begin (there will be three tours offered between 1pm and 2pm)

2:00pm - end of event

Parking info:


MakeHaven Main Space

The main makerspace and connected shops. This is located at 770 Chapel Street. Registered participants should ring the MakeHaven labeled doorbell. They will be directed down a long hallway, and down a set of stairs to our basement workshop.

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Our facilities undergo periodic reviews to maximize ADA compliance. We offer accessible bathrooms, elevators, and wide walkways. In tool usage, we aim for universal access and work individually to adapt tools for safe usage as necessary. If you anticipate needing an adaptation to participate in this event or have further questions, please contact us at