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Upcoming Webinar for J-WEL Members- MIT Bootcamps: Jumpstarting Corporate Innovation Through Custom Learning Programs

Vimala Palaniswamy

We are pleased to announce a webinar offering for J-WEL members, to be held from 9:00-10:00 a.m. Eastern US time on May 29, 2018. The webinar is entitled “MIT Bootcamps: Jumpstarting Corporate Innovation Through Custom Learning Programs – A Case Study” and will be run by MIT Bootcamps Associate Director Vimala Palaniswamy


Webinar Description

In this webinar, you will discover how a major European telecommunications company invested in their leadership and employees with short, intensive, immersive custom courses in technology and innovation with MIT.

MIT Bootcamps has worked closely with the CLO/HR of a major European telecom to develop and deliver custom courses from MIT instructors and coaches focused on innovation, technology (IoT, Blockchain, AI), and leadership for different levels of the company:

  • Senior leadership (Board & C-Level) - New Frontiers focuses on industry-specific emergent technologies for Senior Executives and Boards and takes place on MIT Campus.
  • Emerging leaders - Leaders from throughout the company come together to learn how to lead innovation for their company. This intensive one-week Bootcamp can take place at MIT or off-campus (domestic and abroad).
  • Senior engineers - A deep-dive into cutting-edge technologies (IoT, Blockchain, AI) for experienced technologists. Teams produce feasible prototypes of tech-based solutions based on opportunities for the company. Lab-based courses take place on MIT Campus.
  • Young talents - High potential early-career employees are taught systematic approaches to innovation, teamwork, effective communication, and leadership in an intensive one-week Bootcamp at MIT or off-campus (domestic and abroad). Teams identify opportunities for their company and develop a viable solution. This Bootcamp also helps identify emergent talent for companies.


J-WEL members will receive registration information in an upcoming email announcement.