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Partners in Innovation: Announcing 2020 IPD SponsorsMIIPS students partner with industry leaders to bring new product and service opportunities to life during the Integrated Product Development capstone. Meet this year's IPD sponsors.
Changemaker Series: Addressing Bay Area DisparityMSSM students examine the dire stakes of the Bay Area wealth disparity in their Innovation for Large-Scale Problems course.
Managers in TrainingSoftware Engineering Management trains MSSM students to lead successful software teams and develop new products.
MIIPS Students Burst Bubbles with Boba RedesignIn Special Topics in Industrial Design, MIIPS students rethink the bubble tea experience.
Exploring Opportunities for InnovationUpon graduation, MIIPS Advanced Study students share their research at the Master's Essays poster session.
Changemaker Series: Student-driven ChangeChangemakers@SV students seek to advance the common good and connect with the Silicon Valley community through thoughtful leadership.
A Silicon Valley Student Seeks Entrepreneurial Heights
A Silicon Valley Student Seeks Entrepreneurial HeightsImmersed in Silicon Valley culture, MSTV student Juan Vargas is preparing to spread his entrepreneurial wings.
Changemaker Series: Integrated Social Innovation
Changemaker Series: Integrated Social InnovationA new initiative at the Integrated Innovation Institute is inspiring students to drive social change.
MSSM Students Win $10k for Blood Donation Solution
MSSM Students Win $10k for Blood Donation SolutionMSSM students won first place at the GS1 US Trace-a-thon in San Francisco for their disruptive healthcare solution.
Tech Leaders, Student Innovators 'Converge' at Silicon Valley Career Fair
Tech Leaders, Student Innovators 'Converge' at Silicon Valley Career FairAt the Computer History Museum, students and alumni seek to establish their own technology legacies with companies at the Converge Career Fair.
An Inclusive Celebration: Grace Hopper 2019
An Inclusive Celebration: Grace Hopper 2019Among the 25,000 attendees at the Grace Hopper Celebration of Women, students from the iii grew their networks and found inspiration in an inclusive professional setting.
Welcome, Change Makers
Welcome, Change MakersThe Integrated Innovation Institute welcomed designers, engineers, business professionals, and change makers to its campuses in Pittsburgh and Silicon Valley.
Practical Application: Summer Internships
Practical Application: Summer InternshipsIntegrated Innovation Institute students spent the summer learning at some of the country's top innovation companies.
iii Co-Founder, Jon Cagan, Wins ASME Award
iii Co-Founder, Jon Cagan, Wins ASME AwardJon Cagan, iii Co-Founder and Interim Dean of the College of Engineering, receives prestigious award from the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
A New Class of Software Leaders
A New Class of Software LeadersStudents of the Master of Science in Software Management celebrated their graduation at the 2019 Diploma Ceremony.
Leading the Conversation: III Faculty at WITI Summit
Leading the Conversation: III Faculty at WITI SummitIII Faculty mentor tech newcomers and share their expertise with industry leaders at the 2019 WITI Summit.
Cheers to Five Years
Cheers to Five YearsThe Integrated Innovation Institute's fifth anniversary went out with a bang at the Cheers to Five Years celebration in San Francisco.
Future Makers Class of 2019
Future Makers Class of 2019MIIPS and MSTV students graduate as the Future Makers Class of 2019.
MIIPS Students Light the Way at 2019 Impact-a-Thon
MIIPS Students Light the Way at 2019 Impact-a-ThonMIIPS students win first and second prizes at the 2019 Rothberg Catalyzer Impact-a-Thon.
Dr. Shantha Mohan: Uplifting Engineers Through Storytelling
Dr. Shantha Mohan: Uplifting Engineers Through StorytellingIn her book "Roots and Wings: Inspiring Stories of Indian Women in Engineering," Dr. Shantha Mohan explores the personal stories of twenty-nine women engineers.
At Rethink the Rink, MIIPS Student Scores with Winning Prototype
At Rethink the Rink, MIIPS Student Scores with Winning PrototypeQicheng Yang (MIIPS Advanced ’19) collaborates with students from Carnegie Mellon's College of Engineering to design a winning hockey helmet prototype.
Students Confront Food Insecurity on College Campuses
Students Confront Food Insecurity on College CampusesStudents from four interdisciplinary graduate programs tackle a huge campus issue: food insecurity.
Destination Innovation: MIIPS students visit New York City
Destination Innovation: MIIPS students visit New York CityStudents traveled to New York to spend quality time at the country's most impressive innovation companies.
Dr. Stuart Evans and MayField Host CIO Roundtable
Dr. Stuart Evans and MayField Host CIO RoundtableDr. Stuart Evans and Mayfield welcomed fifteen CIOs for the first of a series of roundtable discussions on the future of information officers.
Dr. Catherine Fang: How Product Managers are Leveraging Machine Learning
Dr. Catherine Fang: How Product Managers are Leveraging Machine LearningFaculty Dr. Catherine Fang explores the impact new technologies have on the role of product manager.
Presenting What's Next: MIIPS Advanced Study Master's Essays
Presenting What's Next: MIIPS Advanced Study Master's EssaysUpon graduation, MIIPS Advanced Study students share their research at the Master's Essays poster session.
Winning Big at the World's Largest Healthcare Hackathon
Winning Big at the World's Largest Healthcare HackathonThe winning streak continues for MIIPS students as Chi-Chi Bello brings home first place at the NYC Grand Hack.
Dr. Stuart Evans: Digitally Transforming the Future
Dr. Stuart Evans: Digitally Transforming the FutureFaculty and iLab Director Dr. Stuart Evans explains how and why companies need to invest in digital transformation.
Future Maker: Sarah Georges
Future Maker: Sarah GeorgesSarah Georges (MSTV '19) is investing in the companies and technology that are shaping the future of healthcare.
MIIPS Students Win Philips Design Challenge
MIIPS Students Win Philips Design ChallengeA team of MIIPS students were awarded first place in the Philips Design Challenge.
#WomeninTech: III at Grace Hopper Celebration 2018
#WomeninTech: III at Grace Hopper Celebration 2018Carnegie Mellon and the Integrated Innovation Institute were prominent supporters of the Grace Hopper Celebration, the largest gathering of women technologists in the world.
Internship Insights: Experiential Learning in Industry
Internship Insights: Experiential Learning in IndustryStudents across the Institute's degree programs gained practical experience at their summer internships.
Fifteen Years of Software Management Innovation
Fifteen Years of Software Management InnovationAlumni, faculty, and industry partners of the Master of Science in Software Management degree celebrated the program's 15th anniversary.
Ready to Lead and Inspire: M.S. Software Management Class of 2018
Ready to Lead and Inspire: M.S. Software Management Class of 2018Master of Science in Software Management students and alumni were celebrated during the Class of 2018 Diploma Ceremony.
"Connecting" Experiences: III Hosts Industry Symposium for the Internet of Things
"Connecting" Experiences: III Hosts Industry Symposium for the Internet of ThingsFor the first time, the Integrated Innovation Institute hosted an industry symposium on the Internet of Things (IoT), inviting leaders to come together for two days of panels and workshops with IoT professionals, researchers, and influencers.
The Class of 2018 Reflects on Their Integrated Innovation Experience
The Class of 2018 Reflects on Their Integrated Innovation ExperienceStudents from the Class of 2018 reflect on their experience at the Institute and look ahead to their future as integrated innovators.
Jonathan Cagan Receives Excellence in Education Award
Jonathan Cagan Receives Excellence in Education AwardJonathan Cagan is awarded the 2018 Robert E. Doherty Award for Sustained Contributions to Excellence in Education.
Aspiring Product Managers Gain Insights From Expert Alumni
Aspiring Product Managers Gain Insights From Expert AlumniProduct Management Club hosts an interview competition, challenging students to demonstrate their interview skills before faculty and senior-level industry leaders.
Students Gain Industry Insights with NYC Innovation Trek
Students Gain Industry Insights with NYC Innovation TrekOver winter break, students of our MIIPS program connected with some of New York's most innovative companies.
Faculty share the key to creating innovative products and services
Faculty share the key to creating innovative products and servicesAuthors of Creating Breakthrough Products publish their text online, making their innovation methodology free to the world.
How to Ace The Product Manager Interview
How to Ace The Product Manager InterviewFaculty member and former PM Catherine Fang presents to students on how to land a product manager position at Silicon Valley's top tech companies.
Mastering Innovation: Essays from the Class of 2017
Mastering Innovation: Essays from the Class of 2017In their master's essays, graduating class of MIIPS Advanced Study delve into complex innovation problems with an impact on our future.
CMU Silicon Valley supports the next generation at MVHacks
CMU Silicon Valley supports the next generation at MVHacksAt MVHacks, Integrated Innovation students decode the path to tech careers for local teens.
Travel hacks: Using data to transform the airline industry
Travel hacks: Using data to transform the airline industryThe CMU-Emirates Innovation Lab hosts its third travel hackathon in Silicon Valley.
Alumnus startup PicoStone makes homes across India "smart"
Alumnus startup PicoStone makes homes across India "smart"Nilesh Jain (MSSM ’09) brings innovation into homes across India with his latest venture, PicoStone.
Student Design Challenge Takes Aim at Widespread Disorder Affecting Elderly
Student Design Challenge Takes Aim at Widespread Disorder Affecting ElderlyGiven only 24 hours, nearly 80 graduate students from four leading Integrated Design Innovation (IDI) programs were tasked to inject innovative design into medicine.
Student Profile: Michelle Yung (MSSM '17)
Student Profile: Michelle Yung (MSSM '17)Part-time MSSM student develops holistic approach to software product innovation, launches in new career opportunity at LinkedIn.
Internship Insights: Summer 2016
Internship Insights: Summer 2016Integrated Innovation students share unique insights from summer internship experience
Student Profile: Bruno Selva (MSSM '16)
Student Profile: Bruno Selva (MSSM '16)Rising entrepreneur from Brazil Bruno Selva learns life lessons at CMU Silicon Valley.
Institute Research Team Receives Award to Study the IoT's Impact on Financial Well-Being
Institute Research Team Receives Award to Study the IoT's Impact on Financial Well-BeingInstitute research team receives the PNC Award to find solutions to improve financial well-being through the Internet of Things (IoT) technology.
VentureBridge Team xSeer Wins Fellowship for Startup
VentureBridge Team xSeer Wins Fellowship for StartupCMU students Amir Yahyavi and Saman Amirpour Amraii win fellowship from Lightspeed Venture Partners (LSVP) to commercialize startup xSeer.
Alumni's Silicon Valley startup acquired by 7
Alumni's Silicon Valley startup acquired by 7Alumni's Silicon Valley startup acquired by 7
Karishma Shah (MSSM '17) Honored with Forbes 30 Under 30 for 2016
Karishma Shah (MSSM '17) Honored with Forbes 30 Under 30 for 2016Current student Karishma Shah has been selected for Forbes 30 Under 30 2016 list in the Consumer Technology category.
Emirates Group Debuts Silicon Valley-Based Innovation Lab in Partnership with CMU
Emirates Group Debuts Silicon Valley-Based Innovation Lab in Partnership with CMUEmirates Group invests in customer-centric travel experiences, placing data, smart technologies and real-time analytics at core of enterprise-wide transformation strategy.
Panel Discussion: What Does It Take to Become a Successful Product Manager?
Panel Discussion: What Does It Take to Become a Successful Product Manager?A panel of MSSM alumni and current students discuss what it takes to succeed as a product manager in the competitive Silicon Valley landscape.
Carnegie Mellon's Integrated Innovation Institute First To Cross-Train in Engineering, Design and Business
Carnegie Mellon's Integrated Innovation Institute First To Cross-Train in Engineering, Design and BusinessIs it possible to innovate innovation? Carnegie Mellon University believes so and today formally launched the Integrated Innovation Institute, an unprecedented market-focused center designed to speed the pace of innovation by producing professional master’s degree graduates with the skills and know-how to accelerate new product and service creation.
Next Decade of Innovation - 10th Anniversary Symposium