June 28–July 17, 2020

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Wolfram Summer SchoolFounded in 2003

18th Annual Wolfram Summer School, held at Bentley University June 28–July 17, 2020

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)
  • Personal case studies in innovation (lectures)
  • Live innovation and coding sessions
  • Mentor pairing and project selection with Stephen Wolfram

Week Two

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

Week Three

  • Guided and solo project time
  • Presentation preparation
  • Final student presentation