DKU U-Corp: Students’ innovation journey on University-Corporation Bridge

Over the course of three years, with the collective efforts of 150 students and 40 projects, the University-Corporation Innovation Lab (i.e., U-Corp) at Duke Kunshan University has gradually grown into a powerful bridge connecting academia and industry, and an important platform for student innovation and practice. The U-Corp closely integrates the core educational principles of DKU with leading industry resources, covering cutting-edge fields such as software development, marketing, public policy, multi-generational space design, ESG (Environment, Society, and Governance), and rural revitalization. It has successfully established close cooperation with many well-known companies and organizations, injecting innovative energy into enterprises and providing students with rich practical experience and academic records.

AI Right Here: Reimagine Education and Build It

Mark your calendars for an enlightening session led by Junjie Liu, a seasoned edtech pioneer and CEO of Philosophie AI. Drawing on his experience from Harvard, INSEAD, and the global edtech scene, Liu will guide attendees through the essence of leveraging AI to revolutionize learning and teaching. Join this session on April 22, from 14:45 to 17:15, in LIB 1123, to shape and be part of tomorrow’s education.

NeuroTech Frontiers: Harnessing Brainwaves for Innovation

Have you ever considered the immense potential brainwaves hold in the realm of neuroscience and technology? Now is your opportunity to delve into the world of electroencephalograms (EEG) and brain-machine interfaces (BMIs) in an intensive workshop designed to expand your understanding and skills. Mark your calendar for an enlightening experience on March 22nd and join us at the NeuroTech Workshop in the Innovation Lab. Embark on a journey to explore the intricate workings of the brain, the principles of EEG, and the exciting applications of BMIs. Don’t miss the chance to witness real-time EEG data visualization and even control a game using nothing but your brainwaves. Unlock the full potential of neurotechnology with us!

Vectorize Your Vision: Mastering Drawing with Adobe Illustrator

Regardless of your academic discipline, chances are you’ve experimented with poster creation. Yet have you ever delved into vectorized art and premium design using Adobe Illustrator? Seize the chance to master the pen tool and discover time-saving shortcuts in an intensive workshop tailored to enhance your artistic pursuits. Mark your calendar for the evening of March 22nd and participate in the Adobe Illustrator workshop at the Innovation Lab. Embark on a journey to unlock the full potential of Adobe Illustrator!

A Mutually Beneficial Win-Win Game: Insights and Inspirations from Mr. Feng Zhang

In this vibrant spring season, InE’s ESS on entrepreneurship and capital once again brings us a feast of ideas. On the evening of February 29, we had the honor of inviting Mr. Feng Zhang, the founder and Chief Investment Officer of Ginkgo Global Capital, who shared his insights and inspirations under the theme “Investment and Entrepreneurship: A Mutually Beneficial Game.” This article will take you through this exceptional lecture, exploring how investment and entrepreneurship can jointly drive social progress.

DKU InE 2023 Review and 2024 Outlook

As we celebrate the Lunar New Year, a time brimming with hope and joy, the DKU Innovation and Entrepreneurship Initiative (DKU InE) extends our heartfelt holiday blessings to all students, faculty, staff, and partners who have passionately participated in and supported us. May the new year bring us closer together, igniting the flame of innovation and entrepreneurship in each of our hearts, and lighting the way forward. Now, let’s take a journey through time to review the achievements made by the DKU InE over the past year.