Events

UMD Introduction to I-Corps Course

WHEN
January 8 - January 24 / 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM EST
01/08/20 12:00 PM 01/24/20 4:00 PM America/New_York UMD Introduction to I-Corps Course University of Maryland, Jeong H. Kim Engineering Building, Rooms 1107/1111, College Park, US
Event Location: 
University of Maryland
Jeong H. Kim Engineering Building, Rooms 1107/1111
College Park, MD 20742
United States

The University of Maryland offers a free UMD Innovation Corps (I-Corps) short course this January to innovators and entrepreneurs. Based on the National Science Foundation (NSF) I-Corps curriculum, this course offers real-world, hands-on, immersive learning about what it takes to successfully transfer knowledge into products and processes that benefit society.

LEARN what it takes to commercialize your technology, along with the barriers to adoption and how to overcome them

DETERMINE the real-world impacts of your research or technology

EXPAND your network with introductions to potential mentors, customers and investors

IDENTIFY increased commercial potential for your technologies

INCREASE your probability for grant success with the credibility I-Corps provides

SAVE years and money by accelerating your understanding of your product and its market 

ESTABLISH a path to the NSF’s national I-Corps program, which provides grants of $50,000 for I-Corps, and subsequent opportunities for SBIR grants

Don’t miss this chance to build your business model and engage in customer discovery with expert guidance!

Course Duration:
Wednesday, January 8, 2020, to Friday, January 24, 2020

January 2020 Cohort details can be found here: http://icorps.umd.edu/umd-i-corps-upcoming-cohort-dates.html

Learn more about the UMD Introduction to I-Corps course here: http://icorps.umd.edu/index.html