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Application Deadline: Sustainable Invention Immersion Week

Monday, May 22

Sustainable Invention Immersion Week is a free, week-long entrepreneurial bootcamp that integrates sustainability at the point of invention.

Work in interdisciplinary teams to connect design and innovation to the science of sustainability. Invent a consumer product. Learn from experts in design, business, green chemistry and communications. Pitch and win funding to move your idea forward.

By the end of the UO Sustainable Invention Immersion Week, you will learn how to:

  • Apply user-centered design 
  • Use the principles of green chemistry and life-cycle thinking to design a sustainable product
  • Communicate your product's message and company's values through digital storytelling
  • Construct a viable business model with an identified target market and develop your pitch 

Open to undergraduates and graduate students of all majors but particularly product design, green chemistry, business, journalism and those having an interest in sustainability.

Application deadline is May 22.

Apply now at http://www.sustainableinvention.com/