Innovation Summit

Innovation Summit

April 11-12, 2017
Purdue University
Buchanan Club at Ross-Ade Stadium
West Lafayette, Indiana

Join leaders from industry and education for the second annual Purdue Polytechnic Innovation Summit, a free two-day workshop focused on the next wave of innovation and entrepreneurship, on April 11-12, 2017. As a trusted partner, your input will help fuel the success of students, companies, the economy and Purdue University. Network with entrepreneurs and innovators from:

  • GE
  • Indiana Economic Development Center (IEDC)
  • Xerox
  • Make in LA
  • California Institute for Innovation and Development
  • Florida Institute of Technology
  • Stanford d.school
  • Columbus Idea Foundry
  • University of Notre Dame
  • CONNECT

We will report on the progress made from the inaugural summit in 2016 and build on that progress in three key areas: 

  • Makerspace / Fabrication Studio
  • Design Thinking / Collaboration
  • Innovation Curriculum

Come for one or both days. Casual attire. Read on for additional information about the summit:


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