Meaningful Risks

Identify new opportunities and assess risks and outcomes to inform bold decisions. The following resources are designed to help take meaningful risks, seek out new challenges, try out new ideas, and shake up the dynamics of your field.
  • ENGSCI 9702 - Entrepreneurship and Innovation Experiential - Technology Commercialization

    The purpose of this course is to develop the business skills that are required to be a successful Technology Entrepreneur on the world stage. Students will learn the requisite skills to do a proper worldwide “market map”, determine their unique and sustainable technology advantage, how to value their innovation, how to protect their innovation, how to approach strategic partners for mutual success, and how to capitalize these activities when you have no money.

  • SGPS 9101: Design-Driven Innovation

    The Design-Driven Innovation course will develop graduate students skills in design thinking, innovation and team-work. Students will participate in seminars and two group projects that will highlight and enhance their research capabilities to address practical and current real-world problems. The course is open to all disciplines. Indeed, you will work in teams with people from different programs. By the end of the course, you will have two practical examples of how your academic, research and life experience can be applied to the solution of challenging, multidisciplinary problems.