June 24–July 13, 2018

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Wolfram Summer School

June 24–July 13, 2018
Bentley University, Waltham, MA

Wolfram Technology & Innovation Track

In the Innovation track, students learn how to apply Stephen Wolfram’s unique approach to creating ideas and turning them into products and companies that use Wolfram technologies. Their projects start with an idea, and by the end of the program that idea has been developed into a working prototype that allows the students to pursue their ideas afterward.

Before the Summer School

  • Students will be provided with self-training tools and exercises in using the Wolfram Language
  • Advisor assigned for each student

Week One

  • Basics of implementing projects with the Wolfram Language (lectures by Stephen Wolfram and other instructors)
  • Personal case studies in innovation (lectures by Stephen Wolfram and others)
  • Live innovation and coding sessions (led by Stephen Wolfram)
  • Project selection with Stephen Wolfram and advisor

Week Two

  • Hands-on, in-depth training on Wolfram Language technology development
  • Lectures and discussions on computational thinking and current strategies
  • Special-topic lectures by Stephen Wolfram
  • Ongoing project meetings

Week Three

  • Final preparation for presentations
  • Student presentations