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Students who complete the Managing Technology and Innovation Concentration are eligible to have the Concentration noted on their transcripts (please see the Bulletin for the list of requirements). Take advantage of this focused set of courses to deepen your overall understanding of: the innovation context, organizing for innovation (both large firm issues and start-ups), the process of innovation (team and project management), and systems design.These courses will better prepare you to engage with the Santa Clara University technology and innovation community. Relevant University organizations include: the Leavey School of Business’ Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship; the SCU Center for Science, Technology, and Society; SCU's Tech Law Forum; and especially, the student-run Entrepreneurs’ Connection.
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Managing Technology and Innovation Today
Cleantech Presentation on 5/13
Thursday, May. 6, 2010
Cleantech Open and Entrepreneurs Connection/IS Connexion bring you an
evening of cleantech!
(material from their announcement)
Are you a cleantech entrepreneur? Looking to join a start-up company?
Join us for our first evening Cleantech Open Briefing. Don Burrus from the City of San Jose will give the audience an update on Mayor Reed's 15 green initiatives, plus tell people what they can expect from the new green airport. Get 2009 Cleantech Open Competition information and hear from Melanie Putnam, a Santa Clara University and Cleantech Open alum, on how her green company is succeeding.
Speakers for this event include:
* Katie Roberts, Cleantech Open
* Don Burrus, City of San Jose
* Melanie Putnam, Santa Clara University Alumnus and employee of EVCO, a
Cleantech Open Alumni company
When: Thursday, May 13, 5 -7pm
Where: Benson Center (Parlors B & C)
This is a free event and it is open to the general public. Sign up here:
About Cleantech Open: The Cleantech Open is a catalyst for cleantech innovation. A non-profit organization founded in 2006, it provides today's clean tech innovators with the tools, training and connections they need to become tomorrow's viable cleantech businesses. The core of the Cleantech Open is an annual regional business competition, supported by expert volunteers and mentors, that provides entrepreneurs with the crucial business training, services and insights they need to successfully go to market. The Cleantech Open has assisted dozens of companies in raising nearly $140M in funding, and spurred the creation of hundreds of jobs in California. Fueled by a network of over 400 volunteers and sponsors, the Cleantech Open unites the public and private sectors in a shared vision for making America's cleantech sector a thriving economic engine. Past alumni successes include Adura Technologies, Cool Earth Solar and GreenVolts.