To solve a problem, you must be able to really see the problems around you, that is the essence of design thinking.
– I think the problems arounds circular economy and reusable products are often overlooked, but I feel it is very important to focus on.
It is important that nurses learn to be entrepreneurial, because they are the ones who discover important problem areas in their work and have the knowledge needed to solve them. But how do nurses become entrepreneurial?
Imagine not being able to do everyday tasks due to a weakness or paralysis in your arms and hands. Vilje Bionics, a startup from NTNU school of Entrepreneurship, intends to develop an aid for ALS patients to help them with this.
Engage and NTNU School of Entrepreneurship announces this year's event the 3rd of June. One lucky winner will also be invited to join Stage Two, the first pan-European competition for the best startups spinning out of leading European universities.
To enable students to tackle the complex challenges of tomorrow, we will need to change the educational methods of how students learn. The project SUPER will look at how student-active learning can make students better equipped to tackle "wicked problems".