Friday, February 16, 2018

Attend the MIN-Corps Innovation Commercialization Bootcamp and Workshops

Join STEM students, academics and product developers interested in understanding how to move an innovation from the lab to real-world impact at the Minnesota Innovation Corps (MIN-Corps) Medical Innovation Commercialization Bootcamp on Wednesday, Feb. 21. Also join MIN-Corps for workshops this spring.

Learn how to make your ideas a reality!


Join STEM students, academics and product developers interested in understanding how to move an innovation from the lab to real-world impact.

Medical Innovation Commercialization Bootcamp
Wednesday, Feb. 21
10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Coffman Memorial Union, Room 324



This single-day immersion program will address:
  • Characteristics of a commercializable technology
  • Customer discovery and market assessment
  • Pathways to commercialization, key milestones (scientific/product, market, and business) for both licensing and startups
  • Intellectual property and working with the Office for Technology Commercialization
  • Academic/scientists roles in commercialization
  • Discipline-specific case studies and resources
Upcoming workshops

In addition, four hands-on value proposition design workshops designed for participants interested in exploring the commercialization potential of specific innovations will address:
  • Product-market fit
  • Customer discovery
  • Pathway to commercialization
  • Market assessment

Medical Innovation Value Proposition Design Workshops
Wednesday, March 7, 2018
Wednesday, March 21, 2018
Wednesday, April 4, 2018
Wednesday, April 18, 2018
1-4 p.m.
Phillips-Wangensteen Building, Room 6-210
Register

Science and Engineering Value Proposition Design Workshops
Thursday, March 8, 2018
Thursday, March 22, 2018
Thursday, April 5, 2018
Thursday, April 19, 2018
1-4 p.m.
Walter Library, Room 101
Register

Ag, Biotech and Environment Value Proposition Design Workshops
Friday, March 9, 2018
Friday, March 23, 2018
Friday, April 6, 2018
Friday, April 20, 2018
10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
Learning and Environmental Sciences Building
Register

For more information, visit mincorps.umn.edu.
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