Deciding What To Build Next: Google Ventures 5-Day Sprint

In their presentation, Christopher Barrow and Damian Sura of the Ontario Ministry of Transportation will take you behind the scenes with their business and delivery teams, as they work on difficult problems through Google Ventures' 5-day Sprint and decide what to build next. Extend your knowledge about concepts of user-centric design, explore the idea validation process [...]

2017-05-19T09:27:22+00:00 May 30th, 2017|Tags: , , |

Winter Elective Opportunity: ENTR Field Study

Experience the opportunities and challenges faced by growing organizations firsthand! ENTR 6400 3.00 Applied Entrepreneurial Field Study: Competitiveness of Entrepreneurial Firms Winter 2017 In this exciting new field study course, student groups will be paired with an entrepreneurial firm to research a relevant business development opportunity or project. You’ll also participate in a limited number of [...]

2016-09-27T12:05:10+00:00 September 27th, 2016|Categories: Academics|Tags: , , |

This Fall: Don't Miss ENTR 6655

SOCIAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP (ENTR 6655) – F2015 Are you interested in building a highly profitable company AND solving the world’s most pressing problems at the same time? Then come explore the world of social entrepreneurship, where money and mission combine. This is an exciting course for a number of reasons. You'll l not only develop the tools [...]

2015-08-14T09:50:23+00:00 August 14th, 2015|Categories: Academics|Tags: , , , |

Swain Porter, Founder/CEO, FEV Analytics & Founder/CEO, Catalytic Services

Indiana Jones and the Temple of Geeks: Adventures in Entrepreneurship Monday, March 24 from 5:30 pm-6:55 pm Schulich School, Room W132 At age 34, after a series of entrepreneurial ventures and work at Microsoft, Swain Porter decided to found a high-end, low-cost software development company in India. His experiences there led a Wall Street Journal reporter [...]

2014-03-10T14:05:41+00:00 March 10th, 2014|Categories: Community|Tags: , , |