The USC Viterbi School of Engineering promotes, encourages, and nurtures innovation of both its students and faculty. Student innovation is supported through the Viterbi Student Institute for Innovation (VSI2) which will offer educational programs, new venture creation support and networking opportunities to help cultivate the next gen engineering entrepreneur.
Viterbi faculty and their innovations are supported through the USC Stevens Center for Innovation which manages the intellectual property of the university. It is a USC faculty innovator’s first point of contact when interested in commercializing an invention.
See below for a full list of innovation activity related to USC Viterbi.
MEPC - Maseeh Entrepreneurship Prize Competition
An annual business plan competition supported by the Maseeh endowment
HTE@USC - Health, Technology and Engineering
An interdisciplinary program between USC Viterbi and the USC Keck School of Medicine that augments the training of select doctors and engineers through project-focused collaboration
VSI2 - Viterbi Student Institute for Innovation
Inspires, educates, supports and mentors students
Viterbi Startup Garage
A 12 week technology accelerator / incubator program