Jean Lievens: Open Source Hardware Business Models from MakingSociety

Jean Lievens
Jean Lievens

8 Ways to Make a Living with Open Source Hardware


#1 Product – You Sell Your Own
#2 Product – You Sell Products Made by Others
#3 Product – You Sell Products Made with Others
#4 Third-Party – You Sell a Service
#5 Third-Party – You Sell Your Expertise
#6 Knowledge – You Sell Workshops
#7 Donations – You Ask for Donations
#8 Subsidies – You Partner with a Larger Company