15.359 Innovation Engineering: Moving Ideas to Impact


Class Info

Designed for students to gain the perspective of a Chief Technology Officer of a start-up, large corporation, or a not-for-profit. Details the innovation process, from an idea's inception through impact in the economy, regardless of organizational setting. Explores how solutions are developed to become ready for broader market deployment. Includes testing and development of the problem-solution fit, probing of solutions for robustness, and testing of both technical and operational scaling of proposed solutions. Examines the human aspects of innovation, specifically issues of team building and readiness. Considers the broader system for innovation, including the role of key stakeholders in shaping its success in order to arrive at an impactful solution. Addresses intellectual property, the effect of regulations and social and cultural differences across varied global markets, and the personal skillset necessary to align and manage these issues.

This class has no prerequisites.

15.359 will not be offered this semester. It will be available in the Fall semester, and will be instructed by V. Bulovic and F. Murray.

Lecture occurs 9:00 AM to 10:30 AM on Tuesdays and Thursdays in 1-390.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits.

You can find more information at the » Entrepreneurship & Innovation Minor site or on the 15.359 Stellar site.

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