Dr. Jeremy Faludi: celebrating a sustainable design trailblazer
Sustainable design strategist, Dr. Jeremy Faludi, is the recipient of the 2021 Sustainable Practice Impact Award at the VentureWell OPEN conference.
the show must go on: what we learned from producing our first virtual conference
Looking to put together a virtual conference? We outline how we produced virtualOPEN to help you plan your online event.
Melanie Nakagawa: Rhetoric Versus Reality Around Climate Change Solutions
We spoke with Melanie Nakagawa about the rhetoric versus reality surrounding U.S. environmental policies to address climate change.
OPEN 2019: Engaging, Inspiring, and Transforming the I&E Ecosystem
The VentureWell OPEN 2019 conference was one for the books. Here’s a photo essay highlighting the engaging and inspiring conference.
Mission 2025: Planning the Future of Innovation and Entrepreneurship Education
What are the topics and challenges in I&E education that should be addressed between now and 2025?
Intensive Design Experience: Preparing Engineering Students for the Real World
An intensive design experience simulates a high-performance team situation to show students what it takes to succeed in the workforce or as an entrepreneur.
Blind Passion for Your Invention? Time for Tough Love
Innovators need tough love to help them balance passion with data to ensure their invention effectively solves a real-world problem.
Leveling the Playing Field in Innovation and Entrepreneurship Education
How can faculty help cultivate a diverse pipeline of science and technology innovators through entrepreneurship education?
University of Oregon’s Kiersten Muenchinger: Redesigning Sustainability Education
Oregon has a vibrant design-based business community. With companies like Adidas and Nike to dozens of tech companies that make up the Silicon Forest, there’s…
Faculty Spotlight: Jeremy Faludi
Jeremy Faludi, Assistant Professor of Engineering at Thayer School of Engineering at Dartmouth College, concentrates on teaching sustainable design methods.
OPEN 2018: Inventing for the Future of Innovation and Entrepreneurship Education
OPEN 2018 provided opportunities to learn emerging best practices in the rapidly evolving field of technology entrepreneurship education.
Innovator Spotlight: Haley Marie Keith
Haley Marie Keith of MITO Material Solutions found that a strong network helped her team wade through the unknown of starting a new venture.
Is it Time to Breakup With Your Venture?
All innovators and entrepreneurs face crucial moments when they have to decide if it’s time to breakup with their venture.
Faculty Spotlight: Nathalie Duval-Couetil
Nathalie Duval-Couetil launched Purdue University’s undergraduate entrepreneurship program, which includes entrepreneurship capstone, global entrepreneurship, and women and leadership courses and initiatives.
Big Ideas in Innovation and Entrepreneurship: Emerging Trends to Watch in 2018
We identified five big ideas in innovation and entrepreneurship taking shape in the coming year.
Faculty Favorites: 10 Innovation and Entrepreneurship Resources
Our faculty grantees selected their favorite innovation and entrepreneurship resources, from entrepreneurial mindset to the latest trends in innovation.
2017: A Year of Positive Impact
The VentureWell 2017 Year in Review highlights our most exciting and impactful year to date.
Going to Scale: The Future of Innovation and Entrepreneurship Education
Entrepreneurship education enables student innovators to turn societal challenges into opportunities for economically scalable solutions.
Inspire, Engage, Transform: A Photo Essay Celebrating OPEN 2017
Post-it notes and business cards were flying at VentureWell’s Open 2017. Read the photo essay highlighting the engaging and inspiring conference.