From Lab to Launch: The Inside Story of a Materials Science Startup

Tuesday, April 4, 2023, at 12 pm (Eastern US time)

ACerS President’s Council of Student Advisors (PCSA) is hosting the April webinar, From Lab to Launch: The Inside Story of a Materials Science Startup in the ACerS Professional Skills and Personal Development Webinar Series.

From Lab to Launch, learn the inside story of Cache Energy, a growing materials science startup from the founder himself.


What drives someone to make an idea a reality? What does it take? What aspects of a startup are challenging, not spoken of, or novel to materials science? Come share in the successes and failures of Cache Energy, a company striving to make clean energy accessible and affordable everywhere.


Dr. Arpit Dwivedi will share the path that has led him to creating a startup that tackles energy issues in a way that is safe, economic, and equitable.


Dr. Arpit Dwivedi
Founder, Cache Energy

Dr. Arpit Dwivedi holds a Bachelor of Technology from the Indian Institute of Technology and a Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Illinois. He is the founder of METNMAT, a consulting company providing access to materials R&D at various industrial scales. After completing his Ph.D. at the U of I in 2022, he founded Cache Energy, a startup dedicated to revolutionizing solid fuel storage and increasing the accessibility of clean affordable energy around the world.


Registration is now closed. If you missed the webinar, ACerS members may view it in the ACerS Webinar Archives. Member log-in required.

ACerS member: no cost
ACerS GGRN and Material Advantage student member: no cost
ACerS non-member: $30
ACerS student non-member: $15

If you have any questions, please contact Yolanda Natividad.

This webinar is brought to you by ACerS President’s Council of Student Advisors (PCSA).