Drawing from the vast culture of innovation and entrepreneurship, this unique course introduces
participants to entrepreneurial education programs, technology transfer system, and global
entrepreneurial network. It covers the entire venture creation process, from generating ideas to
building viable global businesses, with a special emphasis on the nurturing roles of corporations,
universities, governments, and foundations.
Through lectures by senior faculty and live case studies with successful entrepreneurs,
participants will be exposed to the content, context, and contacts that enable entrepreneurs to
design and launch successful new ventures based on innovative technologies. Specially designed
projects give participants hands-on training and practical experience developing a business plan
while networking events bring participants together.
This program leverages the culture of high-tech entrepreneurship to help
entrepreneurs, corporate venturing executives, start-up companies, and others involved in
entrepreneurial environments learn what they need to develop ideas into successful businesses,
and how to increase entrepreneurial opportunities in their corporations, institutions, and