Global Innovation in the United Arab Emirates

For 10 days this September, I had the opportunity to visit the United Arab Emirates to help build and work on partnerships for this year’s Ryerson Global Innovation Challenge (RGIC). Ryerson Global Innovation Challenge RGIC provides opportunities for students across all Ryerson faculties to create innovative solutions to social issues across the globe. These opportunities…

Educating the Heart and Mind

As part of the Ryerson Global Innovation Challenge (RGIC), three teams of Ryerson students are taking an experiential learning trip to India to tour the local innovation ecosystem and learn more about their target market. Here, Debra D’Cunha shares her experience meeting various industry experts in India. Her team’s project, called Water-G, combines innovative technology…

Launching an Idea Globally

As part of the Ryerson Global Innovation Challenge (RGIC), three teams of Ryerson students are taking an experiential learning trip to India to tour the local innovation ecosystem and learn more about their target market. Here, Mansoor Mehraban (1st year, Accounting and Finance) shares his daily reflections on their time spent in Goa. His team’s project…

Touring Goa’s Local Innovation Ecosystem

As part of the Ryerson Global Innovation Challenge (RGIC), three teams of Ryerson students are taking an experiential learning trip to India to tour the local innovation ecosystem and learn more about their target market. Here, Stefany Nieto (4th year, Business Management) describes some of the valuable business lessons her team has learned so far….