One of the biggest difficulties facing entrepreneurs and small businesses is access to affordable technology and equipment where they can develop the cutting-edge products required to be competitive in a global marketplace and to solve the problems of the future. Fab Lab Tulsa provides entrepreneurs and small businesses with a high-quality, low-cost, low-risk method of rapid prototyping and micro-manufacturing new products. We focus on advancing entrepreneurship and economic development, as well as encouraging start-up companies to grow both within and beyond the lab.
The impact of the business program is spread among a large and diverse group of businesses and industries, ranging from individual inventors with a product idea, to small companies needing access to advanced tools and equipment, to large multinational companies looking for a creative space to explore new ideas. Business and industry members receive extensive technical assistance in using lab equipment and software design applications, as well as access to programs that support their legal and intellectual property needs.