Innovation Programs

Innovation Programs

Imagine having a conversation with the World Economic Innovation Prize Winner for Energy Storage or a four-time Emmy Award winner for comedy.  Our online innovation programs provide ISU students unique access to hundreds of globally influential innovators offering personal insight, training, and coaching.  Weekly Flagship interviews and innovation short circuits focus on real-world experiences.

Upcoming Online Programs

Radar Ready Circuit Training

Weekly Wednesday Circuits: May 12 – July 21, 2021

Be ready to put yourself on the radar of influencers and teams! Practice in session with leading global innovators as coaches!

Innovate at the Iowa State Fair: Design-Build Competition

July 1 – August 22, 2021

Undergraduate and graduate, faculty and staff, and alumni teams will use LEGO™ bricks to design a concept, build a prototype, and then go on to build a full-scale model during a timed competition at the Iowa State Fair in August. Space is limited – register your team today!

Become an Innovation Fellow

You want to distinguish yourself in a community of professionals. You are inspired to be a changemaker, inventor, improver, influencer, and capacity builder. We invite you to join a corps of ambitious and distinctive thinkers and dreamers — become a member of our Iowa State University Student Innovation Fellows Corps. Earn as you learn your way through the Innovation Fellows program, where you get access to the minds and models of global influencers and innovators.  

Have questions about our online Innovation Programs?

Contact Karen Kerns

Entrepreneur in Residence President’s Initiative for Entrepreneurship and Innovation