January 10, 2024

UW graduate students and recent alumni,

Registration for technology/industry focused Study Abroad programs from UW’s Global Innovation Exchange are now open for summer and early fall 2024! These curated programs give current and recent UW grad students insights on advanced technologies and the opportunity to gain an interdisciplinary perspective at a partner institution around the world.

Summer A 2024 offering:

  • Taiwan: Semiconductor Industry Insights
    • Learn the fundamentals of semiconductor design, manufacturing, application, and global supply chain implications from leading experts in academia and industry.
      Learn more and register here.

Summer B 2024 offering:

  • Finland: Extended Reality Design
    • Learn emerging skillsets in Augmented, Virtual, Mixed, and Extended Reality development and applications from many of the world’s leading companies in Helsinki, Finland.  Explore the latest XR hardware and learn key design concepts and strategies to develop a successful AR/VR application.
      Learn more and register here.

Early Fall 2024 offering:

  • Denmark: Accelerated Innovation, Technology, and Biomaterials
    • Participants will study sustainability and design, looking closely at the use of cutting-edge Danish “biomaterials” in addressing the world’s most pressing environmental challenges.
      Learn more and register here. 
  • Japan: Human-Robot Interaction
    • Learn how the next generation of service robotics is being developed in Japan – robots that are no longer limited to industrial and pre-programmed applications, but applications interacting with human users in everyday settings.
      Learn more and register here.

RSVP for the final virtual info session on all four Study Abroad programs on Tuesday, January 16, at 4:30 PM. Hear about program details and get your questions answered directly! You can also learn more about GIX Global Technology Experiences on our website.

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