With the prototypes ready and the marketing plan in place, the Make48 crew takes the products to the National Hardware Show in Las Vegas. The products are shown to a select few buyers. Next stop San Francisco to meet campaign strategists at IndieGoGo a global online crowd-funding platform. With all of the feedback and the information that has been gathered the products are ready for their crowd-funding debut. Months after the initial 48 hour event the final prototypes meet the most demanding judge,... [see more] the public. Only time will tell which products make it to market. Tune into season two to learn the outcome of the three products.
MAKE48 is an exciting look at the entire invention process from idea to store shelf. In this unique series, teams compete to develop a new product idea, plan it, make a prototype and pitch it — all in just 48 hours.