April 30, 2013 at 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
John Cook School of Business, AB Auditorium 3674 Lindell Boulevard St. Louis, MO 63108
Aerospace & Mechanical Engineering, Aviation Science, Biomedical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Electrical & Computer Engineering, Graduate Program, Outreach Events, Undergraduate
Speakers Pioneering Innovation, Creativity and Entrepreneurship (S.P.I.C.E.) is a FREE ongoing speaker event to enhance the flavor of engineering education by bringing technology visionaries into direct contact with students and practitioners. The goal of SPICE is to influence the ecosystem by bringing role models in to educate the charms and challenges in realizing breakthrough innovations.
Join us by welcoming our next guest, Paul Wessel, CEO and Founder of Innovation Consulting Partners, LLC
From Father to Inventor - Mr. Wessel will share his unexpected journey about the different experiences throughout his life, both good and traumatic, that climaxed at a certain moment in time to ignite innovation and begin the quest of starting his own company.
Where: John Cook School of Business, AB Auditorium 3674 Lindell Boulevard St. Louis, MO 63108
When: 6:30pm - 8:00pm
RSVP: Please visit the Event Website to register. If you have questions, please contact Nicole Germain at 314-977-7820.
Paul Wessel Biography
Mr. Wessel has spent the past 28 years involved in different disciplines of industrial and healthcare automation. He has held different executive leadership roles in sales, marketing, and new product and intellectual property development within large and medium sized corporations. As an inventor and entrepreneur, Mr. Wessel has successfully built and sold several medical device companies.
Mr. Wessel received the 2003 Tekne Award presented by the Minnesota High Technology Association as ” Innovator of the Year” for an emerging company. Mr. Wessel has been issued three United States Patents with six more domestic and international patents still pending. In 2011, Mr. Wessel was honored by the Engineering Society of Detroit with its Alpha Award, as recognition for his contributions in medical device development.