To the launch of the first Europe-based hub for the Make Impact Consortium!
Attend this free information session to learn about the global higher education community that integrates design, innovation, making, and entrepreneurship, helping students Make Impact
Make Impact Consortium Hub Launch
Wednesday 9 June 13:00 – 16:00 CEST
Webinar – No-cost admission: Registration required
Attendance is limited: Register by 3 June
The Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Fontys University of Applied Sciences, School of Engineering invite you to learn more about the Make Impact Consortium.
Make Impact is the global consortium that defines the needs, and creates the resources, to build university-wide, and regional environments that attract, educate, support, employ and deploy the next generation of innovative and entrepreneurial makers.
Make Impact helps member schools’ maker-entrepreneurial students augment their learning and position themselves for in-demand careers.
Attend this webinar to hear how the new Make Impact hub (hosted by Fontys) will help schools create and manage integrated ecosystems of technology, making and entrepreneurship.
The webinar will describe
- The Make Impact mission, goals, and objectives
- How Fontys University of Applied Sciences, School of Engineering (host of the first Make Impact hub) delivers the Make Impact mission
- Make Impact student outcomes
Will you join us in lifting the students of your Research University or University of Applied Sciences to the next level of Entrepreneurial Makers and Making Entrepreneurs?
Plan to attend 9 June 2021!
Attendance is limited: Register now!
Wednesday 9 June, 2021: All times CEST
|What it means to be a member of the Make Impact Consortium||Professor Martin L. Culpepper, MIT|
|The impact of being a member of the Make Impact Consortium (Fontys)||Ella Hueting, Director Fontys School of Engineering|
|13.50||How to enrich your campus Innovation and Entrepreneurship|
|See the Impact! Fontys student demonstrations / Other Consortium school projects||Fontys students|
|Tour Fontys MakersPlayce||Fontys students|
|Applied research and how to involve companies||Kees Adriaanse, Programmaleider Fontys Centre of Expertise HTSM|
|Entrepreneurship competencies and research results||Victor van der Linden, Manager Fontys Centre for Entrepreneurship|
|Showcase Make Impact Challenge winners||Gene Sasso, MIT|
|Successful technology startups||Rick Bonants, Fontys|
|Webinars, Bootcamps, Challenges &etc.|
|15.20||Discussions / Break out rooms|
|Membership details||Professor Martin L. Culpepper, MIT|
|Additional information||Jonathan Hunt, MIT|
|Networking||Gene Sasso, MIT|