Feb 20 | IDSA Event - CLE Kitty Hawk

SmartShape will be hosting CLE KITTY HAWK, an IDSA event, Thursday, February 20 at 7pm. Professionals and students are welcome to join the fun and watch derby cars take flight while enjoying food and drink throughout the evening. Checkout the link for more info!

Dec 6 | SmartShape Holiday Happy Hour

SmartShape will be hosting its annual Holiday Happy Hour event December 6th. Join us for a fun filled evening of music, games, holiday treats and cheer! Please RSVP if you plan to attend. Follow the link for more information.
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Oct 15 | 2013 Medical Innovation Summit

The Global Center for Health Innovation hosted the opening ceremony for the Cleveland Clinic Medical Innovation Summit on October 15th. "The Cleveland Clinic's annual Medical Innovation Summit convenes 1,100 great thinkers and leaders for a candid exchange on new medical technology, its future, recent breakthroughs and continuing challenges. Many regard the meeting as among the premier healthcare gatherings in the United States."  SmartShape was excited to be present during the ceremony and discuss medical product developement and our upcoming showroom with many of the evenings guests.

Oct 8 | GCHI Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

A ribbon cutting ceremony was held today, October 8th, to officially open the Global Center for Health Innovation. Check out features on the event on WKYC and Crain's Cleveland for a list of the current tenants.

Aug 28 | SmartShape joins the GCHI

SmartShape Design is proud to announce plans to join the Global Center for Health Innovation later this year.  SmartShape's office will become part of the only facility in the world that displays the future of health and healthcare presented on four themed floors. Please check back in the coming months as news will be forth coming!

Jul 26 | H2O Winner Announced

The Alliance for Water Future recently hosted a competition on July 11th at SmartShape Design.  Congratulations to Dr. Daniel Scherson for winning both the Audience Choice during the July 11th event, resulting in a 1 Year Membership to The Alliance for Water Future, and the $5000 prize by juried decision and funded by the Burning River Foundation, presented to him at this year’s Burning River Festival. Dr. Scherson’s innovative system proposed a method for cost-effective removal of metal contaminants in water. To learn more about The Alliance for Water Future, follow the link.

Jul 11 | Burning River, Northeast Ohio

Smartshape Design was a recent host of PitcH2O, a Burning River Foundation funded event which invited nominees to PITCH their latest innovative ideas for clean water. The event was filled with great food and drinks, and a line up of presentations by Northeast Ohio’s top nominees of “breakthrough innovators”. The winning presenter of the PitcH2O event will be announced at this year’s Burning River Fest on July 26-27.  To Learn more about the Alliance for Water Future, follow the link .

Apr 12 | IDSA Central District Conference

The 2013 IDSA Central District Conference is coming to Cleveland, April 13 & 14. Online Registration ends March 31 with on-site registration available before and during the conference, follow the link to learn more . Then join us at our downtown Cleveland studio Friday night after day one of the conference for an open studio tour. To read more about our open house event check out the link .

Nov 14 | Medical Devices in China

You are invited to join SmartShape Design and China Centric Associates on the evening of Wednesday, November 14, 2012. Demand for quality healthcare services is on the rise in China. Understanding the Chinese market can help U.S. medical device companies position themselves for outstanding growth opportunities. Follow the link to read more about this exciting event and to register!

Sep 21 | Support Mr. Beams and the Red Cross

Mr. Beams needs support to launch their next great product! The ReadyBrightTM  Outage Activated Lantern has been designed so you can safely move about your house during a power outage and charge your smartphone, iPad or MP3 player without electricity in about 4 hours! To learn more, see our cameo and pledge your support, check out this project on Indiegogo 

Jul 26 | CDPUG Meeting at SmartShape

Cleveland Digital Publishing Users Group (CDPUG) will be presenting at SmartShape's design studio on Using 3D: From Concept to Reality. The meeting will focus on the creation of 3D imagery and the workflow of this process. SmartShape's own Brian Milliff and Anthony Buehrer will be presenting, follow the link for more information!

Jul 12 | Medical Device Design: The Human Factor

You are invited to join the Northern Ohio Chapter of the IDSA on the evening of Thursday, July 12, 2012 in SmartShape Design's offices, as a group of leading-edge professionals discuss the importance of engaging industrial designers early in the process when it comes to understanding and implementing new ANSI/AAMI HE75:2009 guidelines. Follow the link for more information.

Jul 5 | fur erase wins IDEA award

SmartShape Design and oneCARE received an IDEA Bronze for the new fur erase line of products! Watch for more information in the weeks to come about this honor. The following link contains information about and images of this exciting product!

Mar 30 | Alchemy wins!

SmartShape client, Alchemy Bicycle Co., recently won an NAHBS award for their hand-made carbon fiber bikes! Follow the link to read about these amazing bikes! Congrats Alchemy!

Mar 5 | DCA Business Forum

SmartShape Design welcomes the Downtown Cleveland Alliance, Greater Cleveland Partnership, and the City of Cleveland to our offices for the Civic, Erieview, & NineTwelve Districts Business Forum! This forum will be your opportunity to meet with civic leaders and hear their agenda for improving Downtown!

Feb 14 | International Manufacturing Conference & Expo

Cleveland's own Manufacturing Mart will be hosting the International Manufacturing Conference & Expo February 14th & 15th located in the Galleria! SmartShape will be among the more than 170 exhibitors in attendance for the expo. We hope to see you there!

Feb 7 | Tremont Electric featured in WSJ

SmartShape client Tremont Electric and their nPOWER PEG was featured in The Wall Street Journal today. Follow the link to read the article and learn more about this innovative product!

Nov 20 | Cleveland Plain Dealer

SmartShape Design's President Mike Maczuzak was recently featured in article from the Cleveland Plain Dealer on Cleveland.com. Follow the link to read about Mike and SmartShape's experiences designing for the Chinese market!

Oct 26 | Sustainable Cleveland

"Sustainability and creativity converged on October 26th during the first Cleveland Designers Accord Town Hall, held at the Cleveland Institute of Art with sponsorship by AIGA Cleveland, the Northeast Ohio Chapter of IDSA, SmartShape Design, and The Cleveland Institute of Art." Follow the link for a recap of this exciting event on Core77!