(technology + entrepreneurship + creativity)
EMBRACE is our flagship minor program that runs twice a year, in one of the smartest regions in the world - Brainport Eindhoven. Twenty power-packed weeks of raw action. During the program you will undergo a diverse set of activities/challenges that you face either individually or in a group.
Learn by Doing, Solve Meaningful Challenges, Design Real Prototypes, Take Field Trips, Connect with Industry Experts, Work in Multi-cultural, Cross-disciplinary teams and transform into a Self Directed Professional.
Eligibility: 3rd/4th year tech and non-tech studentswe are enrolling
You Detox! Get raw and dirty with new emerging technologies and creative Tools. The challenges are designed to develop your skills in creativity, technology and entrepreneurship. They help you uncover your true identity and fascinations.
Based on the newly gained awareness and your own personal fascinations and frustrations you choose a unique track to realise your own personal project.
Choose from 5 unique tracks
to launch your professional career.
Create a meaningful
solution that helps
a real group in our
society - elderly,
Bring your own
start-up idea to
life. Graduate in
your business via
Create an authentic
design that is
fueled by your own
Unite your personal
purpose with a like
minded company and
create a big impact
Share your unique
view on the future
and showcase it
at the future
we believe that the
process is more important
than the outcome
we have zero exams
develop social entrepreneurship
through design based learning
Create a shitty robot to engage toddlers.
Translate your core values into your message to the world.
to improve the life of a user group.
Design an authentic solution to create
a positive impact.
You will visit innovative companies, listen to external speakers and tinker with basic technologies yourself to learn about the endless possibilities technology can offer.
You will be working on a meaningful solution to a local problem or challenge while getting familiar with the process of design-based working.
The Blue Banana weeks are about stimulating your creativity by stepping out of your comfort zone and finding out who you really are.
In the Future Solution you will design a solution for a global challenge of your choice. Following the steps of the design process you will develop a product that creates impact on the target group.