Innovation Workshop

  • Innovation Workshop (IW) is a unique intensive course (12 ECTS credits) that is compulsory for all MSc students; it is designed to foster innovators, focuses on teamwork, group projects, and sparks entrepreneurial instincts from the very first days of study. IW is the first course focused on the Entrepreneurship and Innovation Innovation Workshop, 2018, brought together 360 students in 62 team projects under the supervision of 24 esteemed business people from Europe, Israel, USA, Australia, and Asia, and dozens of Skoltech faculties.
  • https://www.skoltech.ru/en/2018/09/the-international-mentors-approach-to-skoltech-s-innovation-workshop-think-globally/
  • The best projects produced a programmed robot for treating autistic children, developed a sound detection system for unmanned aerial rescue vehicles, assembled an electronic nose for industrial safety use, synthesized durable novel materials for industrial engines, programmed neural networks for e-commerce, and employed a laser detector to enhance road surface maintenance. The superb group of mentors from Universität Innsbruck awarded the latter team with a free tour to the Skinnovation Conference in Austria in March 2019 https://skinnovation.io/.
  • Find more details about IW syllabus http://files.skoltech.ru/data/edu/syllabuses/2018/MC06001.pdf.