CS4925 Innovation Leadership

Accelerating the pace of innovation in a world of accelerating change driven by accelerating digital technology is a DOD priority. Starting from the premise that innovation is adoption of new practice in a community, this course teaches the essential practices of innovation leaders who successfully produce technology adoption. The course covers the foundational practices of communication that support the leadership practices. The course teaches advanced practices for navigation through contingencies and surprises, and for mobilizing communities around new practices. Students will complete a project to produce an adopted innovation. Prerequisites: None.

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  • Fall
  • Spring