INNOVATION BOOT CAMP

12 OCTOBER - 27 NOVEMBER 2020

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INNOVATION BOOT CAMP e-COURSE

INNOVATION

Techniques that you will learn to master: Brainstorm & Ideation Techniques, Team Exercices & Energizers, Design Thinking, Rapid Prototyping. User Testing, Presenting & Dragons' Den.

ENTREPRENEURSHIP

Learn how to sell your new ideas: The Perfect Pitch, Persona, Customer Journeys, Business Models, Finfing Funding, Discovering the Market, Sustainability.

INTERNATIONAL

Work within an international context: During the six weeks e-course, distinguished lecturers from Belgium, the Netherlands and Germany will take students from around the world through an intensive study program.

WHAT TO EXPECT

What is the Innovation Boot Camp?

The Innovation Boot Camp e-course combines Design Thinking and Innovation in the framework of Entrepreneurship. Participants of the Short Term Program will have the unique opportunity to experience business-related models and search for creative and sustainable solutions that fit a world that is driven by new technolgy and innovation.

During six weeks, distinguished lecturers from the Netherlands, Belgium and Germany will tutor and coach students from around the world in an intensive online study program. Participating students can earn 5 ECTS in the Innovation Boot Camp.

The Innovation Boot Camp e-course is a collaboration between Hogeschool van Amsterdam (HvA), The Netherlands, Karel de Grote University College (KdG), Belgium, and the Hochschule der Medien (HdM) Stuttgart, Germany.

Read more about the program, costs and ECTS in the brochure.

Download the brochure (Acrobat PDF 1,5MB)

Three international partner schools working together.

HvA
KdG
HDM

WHAT TO EXPECT

Meet new people

At HdM, HvA and KdG we believe that a good intercultural mix and a good represenation of the world‘s ecosystem is key to making meaningful innovation happen. During the Boot Camp you will work together with students from all different nationalities, education backgrounds, and expertise.

Share ideas

Share and test your ideas by digging deeper into the problem statement, creating persona and making customer journeys. Throughout the process there are a number of pitches in different energizing formats. Of course you will also go out and validate your innovative idea or product.

Create a product

In this course you will learn the skills of rapid prototyping a concept or a product. This can be paper prototyping, interactive prototypes, or building it with LEGO Education. You will aslo create a business model by applying the right methods and tools (e. g. Business Model Canvas).

ENROLL FOR THE BOOT CAMP

Who can take part?

The Boot Camp e-course is open to B. A. students from all subject areas.

How to apply?

Send your letter of motivation, CV and current transcript of records in English in one pdf file to g.h.bazen@hva.nl by September 15th 2020.

More info?

Read more about the program, costs and ECTS in the brochure.

Download the brochure (Acrobat PDF 1,5MB)