Start Date: January 7, 2019
Duration: 8 weeks (5 hours per week)
Innovation is the lifeblood of business success. But the reality is that although organizations value innovation, they often struggle to achieve it.
The debut Digital Plus Programs course, Leadership & Innovation for Technology Professionals, is designed to help organizations create innovative teams and cultures that inspire bold creativity by enabling leaders with the knowledge and skills necessary for success.
Dr. David Niño, Senior Lecturer at MIT, explores questions such as: What is creativity and innovation? Where does it come from? How does it begin? And why does it matter?
Participants learn how to:
Have your leadership capabilities recognized with a certificate from MIT Professional Education
Enjoy personalized, people-centered learning that achieves >90% completion rates
Plug into a network of like-minded senior business professionals eager to collaborate and forge meaningful relationships
Experience the power of collaborative learning through a well designed, intuitive, virtual campus, centered on real-time engagement with MIT Faculty and your peers
Rediscover yourself as a leader while accelerating your self-awareness and creativity, leaving you equipped to lead high-performing teams and in turn, thriving organizations
David Niño is a Senior Lecturer in the Bernard M. Gordon-MIT Engineering Leadership Program. He has taught leadership since 1998 at the undergraduate, masters, doctoral and executive/professionals levels. He is currently a founding officer of the Leadership Development Division of the American Society of Engineering Education and consults with professionals and executives in the areas of leadership and team development.
MIT Professional Education delivers timely, relevant programs to a global audience of scientists, engineers, technicians, managers, consultants, and others from industry, government, the military, non-profit, and academia. The MIT Professional Education mission is to provide a gateway to renowned MIT research, knowledge and expertise for those engaged in science and technology worldwide, through advanced education programs designed for working professionals. The programs are delivered by MIT faculty and promote technical excellence through ongoing educational engagement with communities of practice. Under the leadership of the School of Engineering, MIT Professional Education supports the development of creative leaders equipped to address complex problems.
For more information visit http://professional.mit.edu