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Project Course Innovation Management Summer Term 2024

Instructor: Zhuoer Qiu
Assistant: Alessandra Gessl, Yanchen Jin


 What is this course about?

This course addresses a plethora of exciting developments in innovation management for the students to dive into in collaboration with our practice partners. Research into topics such as AI-based ideation, open innovation of the future, and innovation-enabled data generation will be part of this project course. Students will work on a unique practice-oriented research question with one of our project partners and find managerial, practical as well as theoretical solutions for their specific problems.

What will I gain from this course?

The objective of the project course is to help students develop the skills to analyze practical challenges and synthesize realistic theory- and research-driven solutions. This requires students to conduct empirical data collection and analysis in the form of literature reviews, interviews, and potentially others to present a workable solution to the practice partner.

How is the course conducted?

Students will work in teams and interact with one of our partners. The course will be held in English. The grading consists of a written assignment (50%) and a presentation (50%). Details will be communicated during the kick-off.

What is the course schedule?

The kick-off session takes place from 9:00 – 16:00, April 16, 2024. Detailed schedule will be shared during the kick-off session. For more general information, please see LSF. The schedule is subject to change. Please check back often in LSF.

Exam registration: TBA
Cancellation of registration: TBA