- START DATE September 27, 2021
- TIME COMMITMENT 4-5 Hours per Week
- DURATION 3 Weeks
- FORMAT Online
- PRICE $849
WHAT YOU WILL LEARN
Improve processes, products, and business models through innovation in technical environments. Equip yourself with the tools you need to execute innovative ideas, from lean and agile methodologies, to rapid prototyping and design.
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This course is also offered in Spanish. Enrollment is managed through our collaborator, Global Alumni
- Identify the core features of innovation and the strategies needed to execute various forms of innovation.
- Learn the concept of “radical innovation” and its relevance in the modern world.
- Understand the threats to innovation and what can be done to solve them.
- Apply methodologies to execute innovation: from lean and agile to rapid prototyping and design.
- Learn how companies such as Uber, Apple, Tesla, and Google successfully innovate.
- Identify opportunities for innovation in your current environment.
WHO SHOULD ENROLL
Technical professionals looking to advance their essential skills and improve the performance of their projects and processes through innovation
Individual contributors who want to perform at their highest potential and drive change
Managers intent on architecting successful, collaborative, and happy teams
HOW YOU WILL LEARN
LEARN BY DOING
Apply the concepts learned to your current environment through activities and reflection.
LEARN FROM OTHERS
Connect with an international community of professionals while working on projects based on real-world examples.
LEARN ON DEMAND
Access all of the content online and watch videos on your schedule.
REFLECT AND APPLY
Bring your new skills to your organization through examples from work environments and ample prompts for reflection.
DEMONSTRATE YOUR SUCCESS
Earn a Professional Certificate and 1.25 Continuing Education Units (CEUs) from MIT.
LEARN FROM THE BEST
Gain insights from leading MIT faculty and industry experts.
WHAT LEARNERS ARE SAYING
Professionals from companies like Boeing, Boston Scientific, and the U.S. Air Force have completed this course.
Nathan Nembhard, Head - Integrated Production, CB Group
The information flowed from one week to the next, felt as if it were truly a continuation of the process. The examples the instructor choose to use w…Continue Reading
Max Osborne, Engineering Manager, Product Development, Boeing Aerostructures Australia
MIT's Leading Technical Innovation offers a fantastic introduction into theories of innovation, and insight into how the truly great innovators achie…Continue Reading
Sumitra Rao, Director of Security Consultancy, Refinitiv
Very important topic to bring it all home as motivation is key to innovation. One of the a-ha moments during this course was to realize that identify…Continue Reading
Garth Irvine, MP&P Engineer, Boeing
This course provided a great foundation for how to be an innovator, and lead an innovative team. It used modern concepts and provided case studies a…Continue Reading
Catherine Geffroy Ahdjila, Supply Manager, Boeing
Great class, great teacher and a lot of really good tips to take back with you! A lot of great information nicely divided to make it easy to integrat…Continue Reading
Vice President for Open Learning and Professor of Mechanical Engineering, MIT
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