3 Academic Credits
Course Goals and Content
Teams will apply the concepts taught in the program by identifying an idea (of their own or proposed by the course instructor) and developing a business plan, including technology assessment of the invention, patent search, discovering possible applications of the technology, developing a first cut business model and a resource plan. Teams are expected to gather information on the technology, industry and markets. Students will write an executive summary and present it in front of a panel of academics and practitioners simulating a fund raising presentation.