Innovation Ecosystem Immersion for Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile

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Innovation Ecosystem Immersion for Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile

Course Description

The Innovation Ecosystem Experience program combines rigorous academic content with real-world, hands-on practical training, and exposes participants to important guest speakers of the Atlanta Innovation ecosystem. The program leverages advanced technology for remote education to create an engaging learning environment. You’ll benefit from a combination of asynchronous (pre-recorded) and synchronous (live) modules presented by Georgia Tech faculty, experienced practitioners, and guest speakers arranged to “connect the invisible dots” between lectures and the real world. The lectures, workshops, panel discussions, individual and group exercises, case studies, short simulations, student projects, and presentations offer a dynamic curriculum focused on innovation, entrepreneurship, new venture creation, risk capital financing, and global scalability.

Course Content


  • Intrapreneurship
  • Corporate innovation
  • Corporate ventures: startups and spinoffs
  • Strategy and innovation


  • Lean startup methodology
  • Design thinking and design sprints (lecture and workshop)
  • Business model design (lecture and workshop)
  • Minimum viable product


  • Storytelling (lecture and workshop)
  • Customer discovery (lecture and workshop)
  • Effective presentations
  • Team creativity

Session Details

Who Should Attend

This is a customized program for students and alumni of the Master’s in Industrial Engineering program from the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile.

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What You Will Learn

  • The principles and fundamentals of high-tech entrepreneurship
  • How to recognize and validate the positioning of new technology products or services
  • How to refine key business skills in a learn-by-doing environment
  • The implementation of corporate innovation strategies using knowledge gained from leading Atlanta corporations
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How You Will Benefit

  • Interact virtually with Georgia Tech faculty and guest speakers from the vibrant ecosystem of Atlanta.
  • Broaden knowledge of business applications, methodologies, and techniques used in advanced and developing economies.
  • Collaborate on team learning projects that imitate real-world scenarios and foster enduring collegial relationships.
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The course schedule was well-structured with a mix of lectures, class discussions, and hands-on exercises led by knowledgeable and engaging instructors.

- Abe Kani


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