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CHANGING ENTREPRENEURIAL MINDSETS WITH IDEATE

September 29, 2016 / 0 comments

The international conference IIT 2016 – Innovative Information Technologies for Science, Business and Education - presents an ideal platform for IDEATE project’s ultimate acts of exploitation, aimed at new cooperations in  implementing entrepreneurial practices and curricula. Participating at this conference, the IDEATE project partners will have a valuable opportunity to advocate the project ideas and practices,…

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EDUCATION INNOVATIONS COUNT WITH COMPANIES

September 29, 2016 / 0 comments

Educational innovations which nurture open and eager approach to new knowledge and empower students to create new products and services, are of interest to business in raising employees for need of future business life. The heads of creative departments from dynamic start-ups to global industrial giants (such as Apple, Disney or Siemens) will get to…

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New Media Addiction at IDEATE

March 23, 2016 / 0 comments

Searching for new media addiction at IDEATE intensive learning workshop in Turku (Finland), and Vilnius (Lithuania). The second iteration of the IDEATE Intensive Learning Programme is taking place in the end of February /early March 2016 in Turku, Finland and end of March in Vilnius, Lithuania, as well as online. Supported by local mentors and guest…

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A Paper on IDEATE Project at Higher Education Academy Conference

February 29, 2016 / 0 comments

A paper by Lesley Drumm titled: “Using engaging pedagogy to develop entrepreneurial creativity of STEM students: reflections from the IDEATE project”, was presented at the Higher Education Academy (HEA) STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) conference, which took place on 28.–29. January 2016 at East Midlands Conference Centre in Nottingham. HEA is a UK national…

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Warming up at IDEATE Intensive Learning 2 in Turku!

February 29, 2016 / 0 comments

Between February and April 2016, the second iteration of the IDEATE Intensive Learning programme will take place in Turku, Finland, Vilnius, Lithuania and online. Supported by local mentors, a total of 16 students from four schools in Finland, Lithuania, Slovenia in the UK will first meet in a structured online activity to autonomously explore a…

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Global Entrepreneur Week Event at Staffordshire University

February 29, 2016 / 0 comments

On 19. November 2015, Lesley Drumm—a mentor on the IDEATE team—presented details of the IDEATE project to students and staff at the Staffordshire University. The focus of the presentation was convincing staff, from disciplines other than Business, that they could teach entrepreneurship within courses, even though they did not class themselves as entrepreneurs. For students,…

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Calls for IDEATE–2016 workshops in Turku and Vilnius approaching!

October 14, 2015 / 0 comments

This year the two workshops of the IDEATE pilot course will be held in Turku, Finland in February and Vilnius, Lithuania in March, with several crucial improvements based on the last year’s first piloting. In international & interdisciplinary teams, students will again develop innovative solutions to a contemporary challenge (remaining top secret until the start of…

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IDEATE at HEKATE Conference

October 14, 2015 / 0 comments

On 22. September 2015 Rosemary Borup, as a guest speaker, from Staffordshire University presented the IDEATE project at the HEKATE Conference in Brussels. The theme of the conference was Entrepreneurial Education, and it brought together some of the current EU projects addressing this important issue. Projects represented included HEKATE and BIOiNNO, these being projects that…

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Starting the Seed of Change in Staffordshire University

October 14, 2015 / 0 comments

“The IDEATE teacher training made Entrepreneurship more applicable to my discipline,” stated one of the participants in the IDEATE teacher training in the feedback. This shows the training achieved to bring Entrepreneurship relevant to the participants. The students regardless of their discipline need entrepreneurial skills in their future work life. First, they should take initiative…

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September’s IDEATE Meeting in Vilnius

October 14, 2015 / 0 comments

Between the 8. and 12. September 2015 the IDEATE consortium met at the 6th regular project meeting in Vilnius, Lithuania to discuss the third and final year of the international project IDEATE: HighTech – Interdisciplinary Entrepreneurial Application for Transforming Education in High Technologies. The topics, among others of more organisational nature (the project’s progress, budget…

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