9th Annual Symposium
June 11-12, 2020 | 11:00am – 5:30pm (EST)

Blog | Deshpande Symposium - Part 2

Registration is open for 8th Annual Deshpande Symposium

Posted April 25, 2019 by admin

Innovation culture in academia, entrepreneurship-driven curricula, and technology commercialization will be the hottest of the topics to be discussed at the 8th Annual Deshpande Symposium, to be held June 10-12 at the UMass Lowell Inn & Conference Center in downtown Lowell, Massachusetts. College and university faculty, administrators, and students, as well as business people and […]

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Deshpande Symposium Extends Awards Submissions to April 15

Posted April 3, 2019 by admin

The Awards Committee of the 2019 Deshpande Symposium has announced that it is extending its nomination submission deadline to Monday, April 15. All individuals and institutions wishing to recognize leaders in the promotion of innovation and entrepreneurship in colleges and universities are encouraged to submit nominations online by the deadline date.

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Teaching Green: Integrating Sustainability Principles into I&E Curriculum

Posted January 16, 2019 by Lisa Armstrong

Innovation and entrepreneurship (I&E) will play a significant role in solving current and future global environmental issues. Yet there’s a tremendous need to prepare tomorrow’s inventors and designers for these challenges—today. Fortunately, more and more educators and higher ed institutions are rising to the challenge. They realize that, in order to prepare tomorrow’s innovators to […]

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The Power of Partnership

Posted December 12, 2018 by Lisa Armstrong

Ji Mi Choi, associate vice president, Knowledge Enterprise Development, Arizona State University At Arizona State University, we serve well over 110,000 degree-seeking students—some on campus across five metropolitan Phoenix locations and increasingly, off campus via digital immersion programs. Developing and delivering excellence with inclusion and diversity at scale is a requirement across ASU, for academic […]

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