PAST EVENT 2016


SUMMER ACADEMY
GREECE

Technology inspired ventures in the creative and cultural industries

University of the Aegean
Syros Island – Greece

Working Language
English

Dates
11 – 22 July 2016

 

PROFILE & INNOVATION THEMES

Are you interested in starting up your own innovative venture to create, market, or distribute cultural or creative products or services? Do you have an amazing idea that could change existing practices in these industries or create new ones? Are you interested in addressing societal challenges related to education, art, culture, physical wellness, industrial and product design, etc. using your creativity and ICTs? For example, do you have an idea for encouraging the take up of frugal innovations in these areas using technology? If so, enroll in the Syros Island Summer Academy in Greece to gain a solid and hands-on introduction to entrepreneurial action in technology driven innovations in the cultural and creative industries. You will get knowledge and skills that you can immediately apply in starting up your business idea, using the lean start up process. This Summer Academy will include topics such as business model generation, design thinking, business modeling skills, financing processes, protecting your intellectual property and commercialization strategies.

Expertise

Technology inspired ventures in the creative and cultural industries.

Anastasia Constantelou

Associate Professor
University of the Aegean

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Kostas Koutsikos

Assistant Professor of Technology
& Innovation Management
at the Business School
of the University of the Aegean

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Philip Azariadis

Associate Professor
University of the Aegean

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CREATIVITY

Pitching
Design Thinking





ENTREPRENEURSHIP

Business Modeling
Finance
Marketing and Communication
Lean start-up: market research, customer development, MVP
Effectuation

ICT

Product & Software Design
Product & Software Development cycle
Product & Software Development tools
Development of Web and Mobile Applications
Prototyping

Summer academy subscription

FREE (thanks to the support of European Commission)

Travel costs

At the expense of the participants
Syros Airport “Dimitrios Vikelas”, Port: Syros

Accommodation costs

At the expense of the participants

Other costs (Living/Meals …)

Lunch provided. Other meals at the expense of participants

Location

Syros Island
Greece

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