IT Entrepreneurship

Entrepreneurship is a key driver of our economy. Wealth and a high majority of jobs are created by small businesses started by entrepreneurially minded individuals, many of whom go on to create big businesses. People exposed to entrepreneurship frequently express that they have more opportunity to exercise creative freedoms, higher self esteem, and an overall greater sense of control over their own lives. As a result, many experienced business people political leaders, economists, and educators believe that fostering a robust entrepreneurial culture will maximize individual and collective economic and social success on a local, national, and global scale.

It is intended that at the end of this module, students are able to:

• Understand the strategic positioning of information systems in the constitution of a new business;

• Understanding and structuring the process of detecting and analyzing business opportunities technology-based;

• Understanding the role that partnerships with large companies and / or potential suppliers or customers can play in developing the idea;

• Understanding the role of the elements of the project team in planning and launching a new business, and the type of partners that a prospective entrepreneur should seek to develop their business idea;

• Orientation of students based on real cases, throughout the construction process of new business, mainly focus in logistic area;

• Participation in tenders for new business ideas nationally and internationally.