• First Fridays at the Fab Lab:An Air & Ground Mobility Solution, Neil Cosentino

    Retired USAF pilot Neil Cosentino shares his vision for an Air & Ground mobility solution for passengers with limited mobility ( PLM). Working for a design for a NASA flight tested Blended Wing Body ( BWB) aircraft, Neil will present his ideas on how it can be modified to solve the safety and mobility of person and passengers with limited mobility. Short Bio: Neil Cosentino is a retired USAF F-4E Phantom pilot with over 6,000 hours ATP, CFII/ME seaplane rated, commercial glider and helicopter, aerospace consultant, CEO of Camelot Florida a think tank, design curator of the Florida Bauhaus, founding member of the Future Air & Surface Transportation Alliance [ FASTA ] Project manager for the JRC-5019C Flagship of the National lnterstate Flyways System - the NIFS.

  • First Fridays at the Fab Lab: Intellectual Property 101

    Join us for our August First Friday at the Fab Lab meetup to hear Privacy and Intellectual Property Attorney Vanessa Ferguson share best practices for "Protecting Your Ventures." Vanessa will cover the four types of intellectual property rights, which intellectual property rights are best for certain types of products/services, and go through the registration process for copyrights, trademarks and possibly patents. About our Speaker Vanessa Ferguson is business law attorney who focuses on intellectual property and data protection. She's an alumna of the USF- St. Peterburg and the University of Dayton School of Law. She is currently an attorney and the Managing Director at Ferguson Legal. Vanessa is passionate about Intellectual Property and Privacy issues and how they affect innovation during the present Internet of Things era.