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NUvention: Biomaterials – The Future of Wearable Technologies and Body-Interfaced Electronics

This course is open to advanced undergraduate, graduate and post-graduate registrants from the Kellogg School of Management, Feinberg School of Medicine, McCormick School of Engineering, and the Pritzker Law School. Approximately ten spaces are still open for the Spring 2018 term.


Students will interface regularly with inventors, investors, project sponsors, and clinicians, and will have opportunities for direct interactions with prominent leaders in this sector who have committed to give guest lectures during the course, including:  

Erick Tseng – Head of Mobile, Facebook

Joseph Carr – Former VP at Dow Chemical, CEO at OSRAM and Semprius

Brett O’Brien – President, Gatorade, Inc.

Krishna Yeshwant – Head of Healthcare, Google Ventures

Roozbeh Ghaffari – co-Founder, Former CTO, MC10 Inc.


Students will also interface with an actively engaged advisory board of highly accomplished investors, including:

Kimberly Querrey – Partner, SQI Investors

Timothy Sullivan – Partner, Madison Dearborne Partners

David Berry – Partner, Flagship Ventures