Williamsport/Lycoming KIZ Services
IMC and KIZ offer a blend of no-cost and fee-based services to assist clients with developing new products.
IMC and its partner and expertise network is extensive and can provide a variety of services to fit client needs. Visit IMC’s service pages for more information.
Education and Workshops
Visit the events page for a complete list of upcoming workshops and training opportunities for businesses and entrepreneurs.
No-Cost Online Training for Entrepreneurs
Get off to a good product development start with a free, two-part video training, brought to you by the Williamsport/Lycoming KIZ. Watch the videos to go step-by step through the research process, and download the worksheets linked below to research your product idea. When you’re done, fill out the form at right to get started!
The Basics of Researching Your Idea Part 1
The Basics of Researching Your Idea Part 2
- Patent Research Worksheet
- Product Research Worksheet
- How to Research Patents Online
- U.S. Patent and Trademark Office Inventor and Entrepreneur Resources
- USPTO YouTube
No-Cost Initial Consultation
Williamsport/Lycoming KIZ offers a no-cost initial consultation for new potential clients. This is a good option if you are still in the development stages and would like some guidance on what to do next. We’ll discuss your project and goals, how IMC and KIZ can help you through the product development and business start-up process, and suggested next steps.
The Williamsport/Lycoming KIZ has been consulting with entrepreneurs and innovators for over 15 years. We have consulted with over 300 individuals and companies to date. Complete our KIZ Potential Client Worksheet to be considered for a no-cost initial consultation. Please note that we are limited in the number of consultations we can provide.
What can the Williamsport/Lycoming KIZ do for you?
Fill out the form at the top right to find out.