As the Director of Technology & Innovation, Tim Ingold focuses on the future of innovation strategy for Jabil. His team collaborates with technology development organizations around the globe to inventory a vast array of capabilities and socialize end-to-end solutions both inside and outside the company. Examining innovation from an alternate viewpoint, the team pioneers new ways to leverage capabilities that create differentiation, unlock adjacent markets, and spawn new businesses for Jabil.
Tim has more than 16 years' experience in the high tech services and education industries. In his past 13 years at Jabil, he has been an agent of change leading impactful programs to address broad business challenges in strategic development, process efficiency, globalization, financial control, institutional learning, and communications. Tim has held various leadership positions in Information Technology, Global Manufacturing Operations, Process Innovation, and Product Design Engineering.
Producing high-quality end-production metal parts with additive manufacturing for applications like aerospace and medical requires very tightly controlled processes and materials. New standards and guidelines for machines and processes, materials, and printed parts are underway from bodies such as ASTM International.
Engineers at the University of San Diego’s Jacobs School of Engineering have designed biobatteries on commercial tattoo paper, with an anode and cathode screen-printed on and modified to harvest energy from lactate in a person’s sweat.
Focus on Fundamentals consists of 45-minute on-line classes that cover a host of technologies. You learn without leaving the comfort of your desk. All classes are taught by subject-matter experts and all are archived. So if you can't attend live, attend at your convenience.