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FAU Silicon Valley Spring School

Das Entrepreneurship-Programm für Führungskräfte

Die Inhalte zu diesem Kurs sind nur auf englischer Sprache verfügbar.

The FAU Silicon Valley Spring School is a 9-day program with a build-in focus track of 5 days (paired with exclusive after-journey implementation-workshops) for the most busy people among us. So you can choose the timeline that fits your schedule best to enhance your analytical skills, intercultural competence and creative thinking in a once-in-a-lifetime experience with future digital change makers!


  • Business Design: You will get an in-depth introduction into state-of-the-art methods comprising business design. Setup, discover, design, implement and decide upon your next product or service – for yourself, your department or your whole company.
  • Case Studies: Learn from the successes and the failures done by seasoned serial entrepreneurs and venture capitalists in the Silicon Valley eco-system.
  • Lectures: Upgrade your knowledge and expertise through high-class input from world leading experts and researchers on topics like technology trends, IP-law, business planning, ux/ui-design, shared mobility, blockchain, and cryptocurrencies

Educational Objectives

  • Networking: Meet and spend significant time on exclusive networking events together with entrepreneurs, business representatives, and professors. Make an outstanding step to expand your professional network globally.
  • Company Visits: Discover the Silicon Valley, the Californian business ecosystem, and the local culture with insiders during company visits and social activities.


  • 1st Option – Full Stay – 9 Days of Silicon Valley Entrepreneurship Deep Dive
  • 2nd Option – Focus Track – 5 Days of Intensely Focused Input Combined with 2 After-Journey Implementation-Workshops at your Company

Target Audience

  • (Senior) Industry Representatives
  • Learners & Leaders from Politics
  • FAU Professors & Professionals, PhD Students, Early Career Scholars, Alumni, Partners and Students

Our Course Partners

The Friedrich-Alexander-University of Erlangen-Nuremberg (FAU) is one of the most innovative universities in Europe, employs over 600 professors and conducts top-level research with worldwide visibility.

This event is developed by FAU. Contact Dr. Karl Rabes for further information.

Als eine der transformativsten Universitäten des Landes ist die San José State University (SJSU) bereit für große Veränderungen. Die SJSU bietet eine umfassende Hochschulausbildung, die in 250 Studienbereichen Bachelor-, Master- und Doktorgrade verleiht. Mit etwa 36.000 Studenten und fast 4.300 Mitarbeitern ist die SJSU ein wichtiger Partner für die wirtschaftliche, kulturelle und soziale Entwicklung des Silicon Valley und Kaliforniens. 

The Digital Tech Academy (DTA) is the overarching HUB for digitization and entrepreneurship at the FAU. It is embeded into the university department ‘Knowledge and Technology Transfer’ which is the single point of contact for Spin-off services, joint r&d projects, IP management, continuing education and event management.




Frauenweiherstr. 15, 91058 Erlangen


+49 9131 92894 80



San José, Californien, USA


9.282,00 EUR
inkl. 19% MwSt.


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