Friday, February, 8th, 2019 Blog Competitions MSIM News
James Aronson and Robert Treiber, current students in the M.S. in Innovation & Management program, are competing in the Outdoor Weber competition with their new venture, UCharge. As hikers, they realized the need for rechargeable power banks that can restore their energy sources in the wilderness, even without solar or electrical resources. Their goal is to adapt current technologies that Read More
Thursday, February, 7th, 2019 News
Tufts Gordon Institute’s own Partha Ghosh, Professor of Practice, was recently featured during a prestigious PanIIT Conclave 2019 event in India. Hosted by the Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, this year’s conference theme focused on “Artificial Intelligence: What Does the Future Hold for India?” and the transformational role of machine learning. The two-day exclusive event Read More
Friday, December, 21st, 2018 News
How a pediatric dentist from the School of Dental Medicine and an engineer with the Tufts Gordon Institute are reinventing the pacifier.
Tuesday, December, 18th, 2018 MSIM News
Friday, December 7 marked the culmination of the MSIM students’ fall Innovation Sprint projects. After a full semester of ideation, iteration, and hard work, each team of students presented their final pitch to a panel of judges and fielded questions from an audience of their peers. The projects focused on a broad range of topics Read More
Sunday, December, 16th, 2018 Faculty Viewpoints News
Tufts Gordon Institute faculty discuss the potential benefits and pitfalls of artificial intelligence and its impact on work.
Monday, December, 10th, 2018 Entrepreneurship
CarTrek, founded by Olive Baerde and Mikayla Rose, Tufts ’20, provides the cheapest method for students and young alumni to travel by connecting drivers and riders to carpool, with an aim to facilitate a greater sense of community while saving travelers money.
Monday, December, 10th, 2018 Competitions Entrepreneurship News
The Tufts Entrepreneurship Center is proud to present the winners from the 2018 Paul and Elizabeth Montle Prize for Entrepreneurial Achievement and the Ideas Competition held December 30th. The Montle Prize for Entrepreneurial Achievement is an annual competition that helps kick-start future leaders in the business and non-profit world. Paul Montle, a 1969 alumnus, created Read More
Wednesday, November, 14th, 2018 Faculty Viewpoints News
In the Faculty Viewpoints series, Tufts Gordon Institute faculty share thoughts on the latest news and trends in leadership, business, technology and entrepreneurship. At the beginning of 2018, President Donald Trump fulfilled a campaign promise and took steps to implement tariffs on U.S. imports from China, hoping to keep the U.S. economy’s competitive edge Read More
Tuesday, November, 6th, 2018 Entrepreneurship News
Julianne Zimmerman, professor of Innovative Social Enterprises, aims to bring innovative and practical solutions to social problems. In her current role as Managing Director with Reinventure Capital, she is in the process of raising a fund to invest in chronically overlooked pools of entrepreneurs: people of color and women.
Thursday, November, 1st, 2018 MSIM News Uncategorized
On October 23, students in the M.S. in Innovation & Management program presented their first semester Innovation Sprint pitches to a panel of industry experts and academics.