Join our exciting i-Teams programme in 2017!
Want to use your ideas and knowledge to influence future directions and
outcomes of a business while developing new creative problem solving, commercial
awareness and team working skills?
The i-Teams programme could be a great
opportunity for you!
What is i-Teams?
i-Teams combines multi-disciplinary teams of students with industry mentors
to address a real business challenge. i-Teams was originally set up by MIT. The
University of Cambridge adopted their own version with Essex piloting our
programme in 2016. Students gain hands-on experience to apply skills and
knowledge to industry and provides a great opportunity to network with local
What will you get?
- Chance to apply your skills and
knowledge to a real business challenge
- Gain hands-on experience
- Brainstorm and think creatively
- Mentoring from industry experts
- Counts towards The Big Essex Award
under the Community Volunteering unit
(minimum of 25 hours required)
Who can join?
All undergraduate and postgraduate students are
welcome to take part in i-Teams.
When and where?
The i-Teams programme takes place between 30 January
2017 – 6 March 2017. The six sessions are held every
Monday evening 5.30-8pm in Essex Business School,
How to get involved?
If you are interested in getting involved or to sign
up, please contact Kristina Clayden in the Research and