LIGHTS Regional Innovation network
Make Your Ideas Happen
LIGHTS provides expertise, training, and resources to the region's workforce, entrepreneurs, companies, and local communities through a series of Innovation Gateways. The Gateways provide business incubation and makerspaces. LIGHTS is for individuals, that live or work in the 26-county territory, with an interest in building a product and/or creating a business. Contact us today to start your journey with LIGHTS!
Have a great idea? Ready to build the next great product? Our experienced staff members provide excellent consulting services and connections to a network of service providers in product design, development, and manufacturing.
Looking to develop your business but not sure where to start? Need help planning or executing your next project? Let us guide you with strategic planning services. Any organization can develop with small incremental changes, but building for the future in today’s rapidly evolving business environment means taking bold chances and making insightful decisions.
A series of Innovation Gateways provides paths to the larger Innovation Network. Gateways combine advanced prototyping development and business incubation services. Gateways serve as entry points, provide opportunities for building a sense of community in making products, and provide workforce skills development (i.e., welding, 3D printing, woodworking, fabric art, electronics, designing, etc).