Engineering Innovation and Entrepreneurial Thinking

A comprehensive, world-class Engineering Innovation and Entrepreneurial Thinking program in the School of Engineering will instill an entrepreneurial mindset among students.

Through its Innovation and Entrepreneurial Thinking program, the School of Engineering instills an action-oriented entrepreneurial mindset among its students, enabling them to have authentic impact through their engineering endeavors. This mindset will allow students to develop deep customer empathy, apply design thinking techniques, and understand economic viability in order to advance innovative technology that creates value and solves real-world problems. This program engages many alumni and Silicon Valley companies, agencies, and nonprofits through a range of activities such as collaborative product development, educational programs, mentoring, and long-term customer relationships. The program is a major element in the University’s engagement with the entrepreneurial ecosystem within Silicon Valley, and it enhances the School of Engineering’s quality and reputation as a world-class leader in engineering education.

To support this initiative, contact:

Jen Stirling
Executive Director, Campaigns
e: | p: 408.551.6071

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