Bring Your Technology Innovations to Life
As today’s global society continues to face a growing list of challenges, researchers and technologists have a unique opportunity to bring about real-world change. In this context, understanding how to take discoveries out of the research lab and into the market has become increasingly important.
In a brand new innovative course Technology Entrepreneurship, the Johns Hopkins Carey Business School invites you to gain the foundational knowledge and skills needed to turn raw technology ideas into viable business ventures. This three-day executive education course is designed to provide participants with an in-depth, fundamental understanding of the commercialization process, viable proven business strategies and the skills needed to succeed as an entrepreneur in a highly competitive economy. Partner with world-class faculty, experienced business mentors, and successful entrepreneurs while you work on a real-life commercialization project from Johns Hopkins University.
Build practical enterprise skills and learn more about the business model canvas and available commercial grant funding options, such as the Small Business Innovation Grant (SBIR) and the Maryland Innovation Initiative (MII).
With innovative speakers, real-world projects, and practical case studies, Technology Entrepreneurship will provide you with an opportunity to bring your innovation out of the lab and closer to market.
Who is this course for?
- Executives responsible for bringing new technologies to market
- Engineering and science faculty, staff, and graduate students with technological inventions or ideas they want to bring to market
- Aspiring entrepreneurs and innovation groups
- Life-sciences professionals (physicians, nursing leaders, researchers) with technology discoveries they want to bring to market
- Understand the commercialization process for bringing new technologies to market
- Learn how to validate the market potential and value of an invention through research
- Become familiar with the process of creating a viable business model
- Discover commercial grant funding opportunities, e.g. the Small Business Innovation Grant (SBIR) and the Maryland Innovation Initiative (MII)