Tag Archives: Pathways to Innovation

OPEN 2017 Conference

During March 23-25, 2017 I participated in Open 2017 (VentureWell conference) with a group of other professor of the UPRM Pathways to Innovation group. We were also joined by Blue Horizon a start-up from UPRM that participated of the Open … Continue reading

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Collision of Entrepreneurial Ecosystems, Parallel 18 Invades UPRM

Are you a startup company who’s ready to go global? Is your technology innovative or disruptive? Do you have a working prototype or final product? Have you been incorporated for less than three years?  If this describes your team, Parallel … Continue reading

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NVDE at Expo Ideas 2016

As part of the many different innovation initiatives the University of Puerto Rico – Mayagüez Campus, this past April 28th the students in the NVDE program were part of this semester’s Expo Ideas event. Expo Ideas is an event held every … Continue reading

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TNVDE second semester Kick-off

As the semester begins and everyone is ready to take on the upcoming challenges, TNVDE also joins the race. This semester three different courses have come together to continue the projects that were developed in INME5015: Design Thinking and MERC4217: … Continue reading

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H3 Conference 2015

This weekend I spent it between Hackers, Hustlers, and Hipsters in the H3 Conference.  This is a conference started in Puerto Rico and expanding to other parts of the world, which aims to join the three H’s for the sake … Continue reading

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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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NVDE Observation presentations (Guest Post by Manuel Perez)

As part of the milestone path within the Design Thinking and Consumer Behavior courses, students were asked to go and collect information from the community. In order to complete their task, each team focused their questions around six topics: Food … 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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