The College of Engineering Idea-2-Product Laboratory in the Department of Mechanical Engineering is a public access facility for innovation, education, and economic development that uses 3-D printing technology to enable anyone to turn their ideas into reality. 3-D printing is a game changer for innovation. The equipment can create prototypes and products, repair parts, beautify artwork, or do virtually anything one can imagine. The I2P lab provides a powerful foundation that enables researchers, companies, and entrepreneurs to turn their ideas into reality and get them to market faster. It empowers Colorado State University students who learn this technology to reach for new, creative heights finding solutions. Support for the Idea-2-Product Laboratory is vital for Colorado State University to continue leading the way in this important technology. It allows CSU to provide the tools for innovation that could change the world.