Trainer: 

Galal-Edeen, Galal H. Prof. Dr.

Language Of Instruction:

English

Target Group: 
Post Docs
Teaching Staff

Team Leaders

Duration: 

One Day (9:00am- 4:00pm)

Module Code: 
ID-05

CONTENT

  • The essential nature of innovation.
  • Critical success factors for making innovation happen.
  • Connecting students & staff with society: internships and alumni.
  • Background research and innovation problem framing.
  • Policy and Strategy aspects of managing innovation in academia.
  • Enabling innovation: setting up your ecosystem.

LEARNING OUTCOME

  • Explain the difference between innovation and invention.
  • Identify the critical aspects of a healthy innovation ecosystem within a research/ teaching establishment.
  • Appreciate the role of thorough problem analysis and background research.
  • Appreciate the criticality of setting up multiple connections and multi-disciplinarily.
  • Value the importance of setting up proper policy and strategies for innovation.

ORGANIZATIONAL REMARKS

Training methods include:

Presentations; Group work & planning exercises; Discussions & interactive sessions.

TRAINER PROFILE

Prof. Galal Hassan Galal-Edeen is a professor of Information Systems Engineering and Vice-Dean at the Faculty of Computing, Cairo University, and is the holder of Cairo University Chair on Innovation.