Silicon Valley Style Virtual Entrepreneurship Program ELEP, Zero to One 2023

The Faculty of Design and the Faculty of Engineering are implementing ELEP (Engineering Leaders English Program), a short-term program to Silicon Valley, U.S.A. As part of this program, we have conducted Zero to One, a virtual entrepreneurship program based on design thinking. The aim of the program is to cultivate students’ ability to innovate through the process of learning design thinking methods.
This year’s theme was to design an idea to sell Japan’s advantages to the world by combining the latest technology with an awareness of the global market.

Period: Monday, March 25 – Thursday, March 28, 2024, 10:00 – 18:00
Faculty in charge: Kyushu University Faculty of Design Associate Professor Zhang Yanfang, Assistant Professor Moe Shimomura, Kyushu University Silicon Valley Visiting Professor Shujiro Matsusaka, Kyushu University Faculty of Engineering Professor Ryo Teranishi


* The images from the top are “Company visits in Silicon Valley,” “Online Accounting Courses,” and “Zero to One Ideation.”