Entrepreneurship for Engineers: Insights on Innovation

1:50 pm - 2:10 pm
Hyatt Regency Ballroom R

Objective: Guidance
Audience Level: Student/Early Career
Session Type: Presentation

An understanding of entrepreneurship and innovation can enable exciting career opportunities for engineers and scientists. In both start-ups and established companies, to succeed, a clever technology must solve an unmet need. This presentation covers topics including useful innovation, disruptive innovation, jobs to be done, brainstorming and persistence, and understanding markets.


Kristi Jaska, Vice President, Engineering, ViaSat