Entrepreneurship & Innovation: Practical Models and A Roadmap for Immediate/Effective Application

Key to our understanding is that the most successful entrepreneurship and innovation will take advantage of the latest advances in technology. In this 21st Century, we are witnessing an era of new long-waves of economic and social transformation that are arising from new advances in digital and sustainable technology. The job of the entrepreneur is to develop new opportunities from these technologies so that they bring new benefits to customers and society. Our course uses both new and classical frameworks to develop the potential of new and inspired businesses that provide new value. Through new thinking and creative work, our course aims to capture and direct the power of the new long-waves that are transforming the economy. Our course is structured around an easy-to-follow roadmap for entrepreneurship and innovation led by the latest ideas, examples and trends. SUPSI (The University of Applied Sciences and Arts of Southern Switzerland) has partnered with Unikemia to bring you this new course.

Innovation and Sustainability

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Starting Date

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4 weeks of classes
+ 2 weeks for project


1,250 US $

What will you learn?

Elevate your skills as entrepreneur for the management of the entrepreneurial life cycle
How to manage the entrepreneurial journey and how to design and construct innovative business models
Developing innovative ways of thinking through the use of tools and methods for innovation
Identify and recognize business opportunities, evaluate business opportunities. identify technological enablers of innovation, assess and obtain required resources, execute and scale the venture

Faculty and
International Experts

Iván Ureta, PhD
Senior Lecturer- Head Continuing Education Economics & Management, SUPSI (Switzerland)
Oswaldo Lorenzo, PhD
CEO at Unikemia. Visiting Professor at Alliance Manchester Business School.
Peter Kawalek, PhD
Director of the Center for Information Management, Loughborough University, UK
Sonny Dua, PhD
Organizational Change Leader with Amtrak (USA), leads digital transformation change programs

Who is this program for?

This programme is designed for: entrepreneurs, would-be entrepreneurs, experienced MBA students and those leading enterprise innovative activities in established firms


Module 1
Identification and selection of opportunities
  • Technology-led versus competency-led aspects versus market-led approaches
  • Make vs Find approaches. Technology-led ideas vs. New digital consumer behaviors
  • Tools and techniques for the identification and selection of opportunities
  • Call to action: 1st exercise to put the theory into practice
  • Business opportunities in pursuing social innovation
  • Business community is also open to address society's challenges
  • Megatrends that generate corporate social innovation
Module 2
Ideation: bringing up solutions to the needs and opportunities
  • Creativity in the digital age
  • Customer development and customer validation
  • Key factors for scaling
  • Tools and techniques for the ideation process
  • Call to action: 2nd exercise to put the theory into practice
Module 3
Business model generation BM
  • Platforms (multi-sided platforms) and network effects
  • Decentralization and Web 3.0
  • Sustainable technology and the Circular Economy
  • Plan of Competition - Disruption & Niche Markets
  • Tools and techniques for the identification and selection of opportunities
  • Call to action: 3rd exercise to put the theory into practice
Module 4
Implementation and Resources
  • The Model of Innovation: Diffusion & How it Guides Strategy
  • Venture capital - How It Works
  • Internal venturing within firms
  • Crowdfunding
  • Exits and acquisition - a look at the data
  • Tools and techniques for the identification and selection of opportunities
  • Call to action: 4th exercise to put the theory into practice
Module 5
+ 2 weeks
  • Roadmap/framework for next steps
  • Tutorial review of the individual call to actions


Three-hour Live Sessions: Week starting on April 17th February. First live session: April 20th. Live session each Thursday. Four hours per week for self-study materials and class project (call-to-actions). Once completed this course, you will be awarded 2 credits (ECTs: European Credit Transfer), which can be accumulated to achieve a Certificate of Advanced Studies (CAS) in Innovation Management.

10:00 UK Time
11:00 am Central European Time (Madrid, Paris, Zurich)
15:30 India
18:00 Shanghai
05:00 New York


1,250 US $

Frequent questions

The online courses with live classes are developed in a 100% online format, based on learning modules that combine self-study sessions and live class sessions with the instructor. A practical and participatory methodology is used, where you will have the opportunity to learn key concepts, and analyze real cases and situations.

Live classes are recorded and uploaded to the virtual campus, so if you were unable to attend or want to review the material, you can enter the virtual campus and watch the recording, giving you the flexibility and opportunity to combine it with your work activity.

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  1. Enter the web: https://unikemia.com
  2. Click on the “Courses” tab. Then select the course area and from there the course of your choice.
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