Most assignments are turned on on the Canvas site for the current semester of the course (see link in menu bar at left.)

Team Assignments 

 Assignment  Brief Description
 Resume  Submit resume and contact information to course
 Project Selection
 Online form for selecting projects, link sent out by email
 C&IP Signature Pages  Submit confidentiality and intellectual property agreement
 Kick-Off Meeting Preparation
 Prepare for the project kick-off with the client
 Team Leader
 Select a team leader
 Project Document Drive Create and maintain a secure, up-to-date project document drive
 Statement of Work
 Contract between team and client describing project scope
 Project Management Plan
 How you manage the project
 Pre-Project Planning
 Project background, market segmentation, plan for needs finding
 Customer Needs Report
 Results of your customer needs interviews (VOC 1)
 Patent Search  Results of your prior art patent search
 Concepts and Prototypes  Demo of your concept rendering and prototype
 Schedule Mid-Project Review  Getting the review on the books
 Mid-Project Report  Project details
 Peer Evaluations  Evaluating each other: at the end of each semester  

 New Spring Students  A catch-up assignment only for students starting the course Spring Semester
 Provisional Patent Application
 A provisional patent application
 Concept Testing with Customers
 Results of testing your concepts with customers (VOC 2)
 Prototype Reactions with Customers
 Results of testing your prototype with customers (VOC 3)
 Project Video
 Short video that pitches your opportunity
 Schedule Final Project Review  Get this done soon
 Final Project Report  Archives the project
 Project Wrap-Up  Final mop-up
 Homework  Individual prep for selected lectures

Team Presentations

 Presentation  Brief Description
 Pre-Project Planning Presentation
 Presentation of the pre-project planning report
 Condensed Mid-Project Review  Short, in-class version of your presentation
 Mid-Project Review  Your end-of-semester business pitch to the client at the client site
 Lessons Learned  Present what team learned first semester
 Alpha Prototype Demo  Demonstrate a working prototype
 Business Plan Presentation  Present the highlights of your business case
 Condensed Final Project Review  Short version of your final pitch
 Final Project Review  Your polished business pitch to the client at the client site    

These assignments are no longer required