• April 24, 2024 - June 26, 2024, on-demand online course, kick-off and closing in person
    ImpACTup!: Innovation and Entrepreneurship for Better Futures

    The course introduces entrepreneurship as an effective tool for implementing sustainable innovations. The students will learn how to tackle pressing societal and environmental challenges of our time. In the interdisciplinary sessions facilitated by professors from multiple faculties at LMU Munich, University of Augsburg, and the CDTM the students will learn about impact as a guiding principle for entrepreneurship.
    This program is accessible for students from different backgrounds and disciplines. The impact-oriented knowledge they will gain cannot only be applied to their own field of study or to their professional careers, but also to their daily lives.

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  • June 19, 2024, 4.00 p.m., KI Produktionsnetzwerk, Bürgermeister-Ulrich-Straße 100, Augsburg
    AI meets Entrepreneurship. Impact Bootcamp towards Sustainability

    Join our Impact Bootcamp towards Sustainability! We have several captivating key notes, depicting the topic AI from the scientific as well as practical angle, in store for you.

    After the key notes, there will be room for dicussions and networking in a loose table captain setting.

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Recent Events
  • March 4 - 15, 2024, CDTM Munich, Marsstraße 20
    Impact InnoLabs

    The English program enables students to look beyond the horizon by equipping them with the skills to drive ethical, sustainable, and impactful innovation.

    Students learn and apply innovation methodologies to drive sustainable change on real world problems. The 2 week course combines external input with engaging discussions and hands on interdisciplinary work. Each semester the CDTM chooses a new theme for innovation. The course this semester will push students to look beyond their usual horizons both literally (with SDGs such as Life Below Water) and figuratively (with globally oriented SDGs such as Zero Hunger). Prepare to tackle challenges in areas you may not already be so familiar with.

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  • January 25, 2024, 10.00 - 10.15 a.m., Kick-Off via Zoom / February 1, 2024, 11.00 a.m. - 1.00 p.m., BCM, room 7028
    "impACTup!: Academic Pathways to Impact and Innovation" an der Universität Augsburg
    Der englischsprachige und hybrid gestaltete Kurs für wissenschaftliches Personal beschäftigt sich mit gesellschaftlichen Herausforderungen, welche Impact orientiertes Denken und Handeln verlangen. Nach einem Kick-Off-Event erhalten die Teilnehmenden einen Reader, in den Videoinhalte eingebettet und mit Aufgaben versehen sind. Nach einer Woche Bearbeitungszeit findet das Closing-Event statt. Pia Wimmer vom Internationalen Doktorand:innenkolleg „Um(welt)Denken“ spricht in einer Keynote über das Thema "(Re)thinking Entrepreneurship: How to grow an ethical business in times of upheaval and change". Es folgt die Vorstellung der Gründungsunterstützung der Universität Augsburg und eine Möglichkeit zum Netzwerken bei Getränken und Essen. Weitere Infos & Anmeldung!

    The English and hybrid course for academic staff deals with social challenges and impact orientated thinking and acting. After a kick-off event, participants receive a readerproviding embedded video content and tasks. The closing event will take place after a week of processing. Pia Wimmer from the International Doctoral Programme "Um(welt)Denken" is the keynote speaker presenting "(Re)thinking Entrepreneurship: How to grow an ethical business in times of upheaval and change", followed by a presentation of the University of Augsburg's start-up support and the opportunity to network with drinks and food. Further Information & Registration