The Columbia Global Centers provide opportunities for the University and their local business communities to collaborate with experts and industry specialists on leading-edge business growth and entrepreneurial solutions. The Centers offer business leaders and the public trainings, workshops, and master classes on subjects such as innovative business models, financial structures, and governance practices.
COVID-19 has raised new challenges for businesses and employees adjusting to working from home, and highlighted the urgency sustainability measures for India’s cities. Columbia Global Centers | Mumbai created a series of videos featuring startups selected for the Urban Works Innovation Challenge 2019-2020 with tips to make our work environments sustainable and safe.
Two exciting startups – Extrinsic Labs and Kara Atmospheric Water – have won the US track of the Urban Works Innovation Challenge 2019-2020. Hosted through the Columbia Venture Competition by the School of Engineering, in partnership with the Columbia Global Centers | Mumbai, applications were invited from students as well as recent alumni.
Columbia Global Centers | Mumbai organized a series of training sessions for Urban Works startups from India on customer discovery, Internet of Things, and branding, in partnership with the Fu Foundation School of Engineering and Applied Science and The CoWrks Foundry.