Winnie Yu Winnie Yu Principal & Director of Development, Flextronics Lab IX

The Dangers of Crowdfunding

Fourth in a series appearing on the Citizentekk blog In a previous blog entry, I mentioned that crowdfunding was a good way to get initial market validation as well as obtain some capital… Read More

Winnie Yu Winnie Yu Principal & Director of Development, Flextronics Lab IX

The Dangers of Crowdfunding

Fourth in a series appearing on the Citizentekk blog In a previous blog entry, I mentioned that crowdfunding was a good way to get initial market validation as well as obtain some capital… Read More

Winnie Yu Winnie Yu Principal & Director of Development, Flextronics Lab IX

Founding Team Dynamics

(Third in a series featured on the Citizentekk blog.) I often get asked, “How do you evaluate a startup to see if it will be a fit with your Lab IX accelerator?” Some of our criteria are… Read More

Flextronics Flextronics

Diversity, Creativity & Compassion Transform Chennai

Like the great Mahatma Gandhi once said, “Be the change you wish to see in the world.” Recently, our Chennai facility witnessed a huge change. They led a revolutionary action that has positively affected many who have spent their lives… Read More

Winnie Yu Winnie Yu Principal & Director of Development, Flextronics Lab IX

When to Engage with a Contract Manufacturer

by Winnie Yu,  Principal and Director of Development, Flextronics LabIX   (Second in a series of articles also appearing on the Citizentekk blog.) Down the street from… Read More

Lior Susan Lior Susan Director, Lab IX and VP, Investements, Flextronics

Taking the “Hard” out of Hardware Innovation

 “It’s one thing to build five units of a product, but it’s completely different to build 500 or even 5,000 units.” - Lior Susan, Director, Lab IX, Flextronics This… Read More

Murad Kurwa Murad Kurwa VP of Design and Engineering

Future Engineers in Action at “Asteroids Rock!”

Since 2008, Flextronics has been a proud supporter of The Tech Challenge, a signature program of The Tech Museum of Innovation.   The Tech Challenge is an annual engineering design event for students in grades… Read More