Startup Nation Trip Course

3.00 credit hours

The course offers an opportunity to experience, first hand, Israel's raging start-up economy. Students will visit some of the country's hottest high-tech companies and meet face-to-face with top entrepreneurs and investors. The course will meet with prominent figures in the Israeli innovation scene, including directors of leading accelerators; top angel investors; leaders of corporate innovation; and representatives of governmental entrepreneurship agencies. Topics will include: the role of military in spurring innovation, public support for innovation, biotech, water, energy, cyber security, and new funding models.

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Scott Shane (Spring 2018)

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