Apply to our brand new validation program and give your idea the wings to fly. Especially designed for alumni.

SSES X KI Meetup

Connect with fellow change makers, dreamers, utopians and unicorns over a drink or two – the SSES X KI Meetup invites you and your peers from our five member schools.

Medical Innovation Bootcamp

Shape the future of the medical industry and drive local innovation in our upcoming bootcamp with the Carlson School of Management

Training Entrepreneurial Leadership

The process of leading a startup or entrepreneurial venture is no easy task. It requires being able to cope with uncertainty, recruiting and developing people effectively, defining a purpose and vision for the organization and building a culture of innovation.

early-stage support to your idea

Give yourself a three-months boost at SSES Ventures and grow your think-up into a start-up.

Sarah Jack Joins SSES

"I research anything that starts with the word social; social capital, social innovations, social entrepreneurship, social networks", she says, smiling.


Study with us

Gain the knowledge to thrive in a constantly changing reality in courses that count towards your degree.


Join a workshop

Practice interdisciplinary action in small groups of hand picked students from medicine, technology, economics, design, and the humanities.


For PhDs

Explore entrepreneurship from a plethora of perspectives in a peer-driven, independent and interdisciplinary environment.


Develop Your Idea

Test, develop and turn your ideas into reality. Exploration, Incubation and Acceleration all under one roof.





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Member Universities


An Interdisciplinary Platform

We transcend disciplines and combine the best ideas from medicine, technology, economics, design, and the humanities in order to accelerate cross-disciplinary action.


A Cutting-edge Curriculum

At the very forefront of knowledge, we provide courses, workshops and experiences designed to give you the skills needed to thrive in uncertainty.


A Community of Curiosity

Since 1999 we have been elevating minds, generating ventures, forging connections and inspiring new ways of thinking. Today, we are a vast network of silo-busters, system-thinkers and change-makers constantly questioning the taken-for-granted.


A Unique Innovation Engine

We take ideas seriously, but also believe in the power of failure, and failing forward. Therefore, we offer you an explorative space to test, develop and sharpen your ideas in order to turn your vision into reality.

A selection of our courses

Some of our partners