FAU Silicon Valley Fall School

Experience innovation, entrepreneurship and emerging technologies with the FAU Silicon Valley Fall School from 26 September till 04 October 2019 in San José, USA.

Together with our Partners in the Silicon Valley we will work on interesting innovation projects and experience the latest digital innovations hands-on. The program especially focuses on innovationmanagement, entrepreneurship, digitization and emerging technolgies. We will tour the hot spots of the IT – and High-Tech industries such as Tesla, Paypal and many more and will form a great community to use the Silicon Valley spirit and develop new projects and enlarge our network together with the great entrepreneur Gurmeet Naroola and the San José State University (SJSU).

The FAU Silicon Valley Fall School offers high-speed learning as well as a unique experience in the global center of digital technology and innovation: a Silicon Valley entrepreneurship deep dive for leaders and learners!

This program invites you to join an exciting group of outstanding students, entrepreneurial academics and industry innovators. Together, you will visit exciting companies such as the current and future Googles, Teslas or Facebooks. Exclusive networking events, lectures and case study sessions with leading entrepreneurs, business representatives and academic innovators will be part of the program.

Boost your entrepreneurial skills, gain new business ideas, and deepen your knowledge about innovation and digitization. Enhance your analytical skills, intercultural competence and creative thinking in a once-in-a-lifetime experience with future change makers!

As this is the second time the FAU Silicon Valley School will take place, you can check out the experiences of recent participants here:

FAU Silicon Valley Fall School

When:           26 September till 04 October 2019

Where:         San José State University, Silicon Valley, USA

Who:             All in all there will be a maximum of 30 participants consisting of FAU students, researchers, employees and professors as well as partners from industry and politics.

Application deadline: 23 August 2019

Scholarship opportunities are available!

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