Category Archives: NVDE

NVDE and Intelectual Propety

Last weekend, October 24, students from the New Venture Design Experience (NVDE) met with the University of Puerto Rico Law School Intellectual Property Pro-Bono program students. Here we will give you a glimpse of what happened.
 
Entrepreneurship and intellectual property are … Continue reading

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NVDE Opportunity Areas Presentations (Guest Post by Manuel Perez)

Now that the students have a vast amount of observations, they have been tasked with extracting the necessary information to identify their opportunity areas. To do so, each team looked further into the information they obtained from their interviews and … Continue reading

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Designed in Puerto Rico (Guest Post)

Guest post by Nathaniel Vélez, UPRM Alumni and local entrepreneur.
 
Made in Wherever, Designed in Puerto Rico
The slogan “Made in Puerto Rico” has been an aspiration for our society for many decades. The ideal is really appealing: by buying things made … Continue reading

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Effort, dedication, innovation and entrepreneurship among students of UPR- Mayagüez

This article is reproduce and translated here with the authorization of the original source.
http://dialogoupr.com/noticia/upr/esfuerzo-esmero-innovacion-y-empresarismo-entre-los-estudiantes-del-rum/
Effort, dedication, innovation and entrepreneurship among students of UPR- Mayagüez
By: Dr. Mari Luz Ramos Zapata.
The University of Puerto Rico, Mayagüez Campus celebrated the first Weekend Design Challenge … Continue reading

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Weekend Design Challenge (Student Photo Journal)

This post is a summary from the point of view of the students of what happened in the Weekend Design Challenge, part of the New Venture Design Experience.  Student Sergio Marrero, an avid photographer and Idea Platform member, volunteer to … Continue reading

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Weekend Design Challenge!

Want to learn the design thinking methodology in one weekend?
WEEKEND DESIGN CHALLENGE
The Weekend Design Challenge (WDC) is a event composed of seminars and hands on workshops that will guide students through the design thinking methodology from idea to product in … Continue reading

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The New Venture Design Experience (Info-session)

The New Venture Design Experience (TNVDE) info-session was packed with students curious about the program.

The presentation started with a short exercise in which students spoke their minds about how they envision the program, what they wanted from it?  And they … Continue reading

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