Step Into Innovation

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This year the EIT (European Institute of Innovation and Technology) have granted another edition of STEP INTO INNOVATION course, which is within the Climate KIC program.  This course is aimed at innovative and creative people and aims to learn how to turn an innovative idea into a reality (products, services, methodology) and give out in the consumer market.

They are looking to create multidisciplinary teams with industrial and product designers , lawyers, computer scientists, architects, etc. to compete in this competition.

It is structured in 3 modules:

  1. Two sessions Online October 9th and 16th.
  2. In Valencia, from the 20th – 23rd October.
  3. 3 sessions online in November

There is also the option to take a 1 month internship in international companies and prestigious Innovation Institutes such INNOVATION NORGE, BERGEN UNIVERSITY COLLEGE, TRIPL , POLYTECHNIC UNIVERSITY OF VALENCIA , SIEMENS, Espaitec , THE 8 BC, Vitus Bering Innovation Centre , VELUX , IBERDROLA, KOPENHAGEN SCHOOL OF DESIGN AND TECHNOLOGY, ORAN UNIVERSITY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY to those taking part in the innovation teams.

Both, teachers and students are from all over the world: Spain, Denmark, Norway, Poland, Canada, Colombia, Algeria, and more…

Check out the information sheet here:  http://www.climate-kic.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/Step-into-Innovation-2015.pdf

The cost of the course is 800€. Room and board, from 20 to 23 October, in Valencia, Spain, included .

Registration ends on September 23rd.  To apply click here: http://www.climate-kic.org/step-into-innovation-apply/

It is a unique opportunity for training and networking in the field of innovation for all those involved.

This is the video of the 2014 edition: http://www.climate-kic.org/news/21-young-professionals-complete-climate-kic-step-into-innovation-programme/