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Event NameBusiness for Scientists and Engineers
Event Date(s) Monday, April 29, 2013  to Friday, May 03, 2013
Event Location Northwestern University -- Downtown Chicago Campus, Wieboldt Hall Kellogg Conference Center, 340 East Superior Street
Chicago, Illinois
U.S.A.
Cost$5300
DescriptionThis certificate program is designed to introduce scientists, engineers, research faculty, and post-doctoral fellows to business concepts and industry specific tools and frameworks. Basic knowledge in accounting, strategy, finance, marketing and management will be covered and its relevance applied to the industry. Faculty will discuss the structure and dynamics of various sectors and walk through the process of building a firm, from value identification to value capture. The course will enable participants to think of how innovation moves from bench to market.

During this course, you will:

- Understand and apply business skills

- Improve your board’s effectiveness

- Learn how innovation moves from bench to market

- Management skills for start-ups

SponsorN/A
Host CompanyNorthwestern University
Contact Information Phone: 847-467-1453
Fax:   847-491-2683  
Email: j-gertz@kellogg.northwestern.edu
More Information http://www.kellogg.northwestern.edu/execed/Programs/BUSSCI.aspx
 
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