Ep: 037 - Dave Smith - Liquiglide - Revolutionizing Packaging and Manufacturing Through Permanently Slippery Surfaces

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David Smith is CEO of LiquiGlide. LiquiGlide’s technology was developed at a research lab at MIT and its function is to provide permanently wet surfaces that can be used in a wide variety of applications including manufacturing, consumer packaging, and oil and gas.

In this episode, David talks about:

The amount of waste we produce every year from product that is left sticking to surfaces

Who some of his mentors are and what he learned from them

How the coatings differ depending on the product

The potential for massive impact with Liquiglide

Links from today’s episode:

LiquiGlide

David Smith

DropWise

Zero to One

Originals

7 Habits of Highly Effective People

How to Measure Anything

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