In today’s data-driven, tech-forward economy, established companies need to promote, design and pursue innovation opportunities that can result in new products, services, and business models. Leaders are needed with expertise in R&D activities, product development, internal venture accelerators, acquisitions, and alliances.

Innovation is the most powerful competitive weapon for a corporation that wants to ensure growth and relevance over time. Your coursework will explore how successful companies stay relevant through innovation, and you’ll have the chance to study critical topics such as design thinking, digital transformation, creative product development, emerging technologies, and corporate transformations.

Through the Corporate Innovation concentration at D’Amore-McKim, you’ll study with some of the country’s leading researchers and practitioners of innovation, and connect with a network of faculty and alumni passionate about disrupting industries and creating new markets. By studying recent cases of successful and unsuccessful corporate culture transformations for innovation, you’ll learn the strategies, frameworks, and tools that can make you a successful agent of change.

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