Why & How Universities Should Take on Moonshots

Why & How Universities Should Take on Moonshots

University-led Grand Challenge, or “moonshot” initiatives, unite faculty from diverse fields to solve specific societal problems, demonstrating the value of the university to their communities. Such efforts provide a unique opportunity to engage outside stakeholders and offer students real-world experience on issues of personal importance. At this panel, learn how to launch, sustain, and build external partnerships to solve specific Grand Challenges while demonstrating value to the public.



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Format: Panel
Event Type: Session
Level: Basic Understanding