2022 Via Vita Veritas Summer Programs
July 5-16, 2022
@ New England Innovation Academy, Marlborough, MA
A Two-week Intensive Summer Boarding School featuring Leadership & Entrepreneurship Programs
Deep Interactive Programs
Driven by World-class Professors and Practitioners
An intensive coaching and a deep interactive environment for students, of requisite qualification, entering 7th grade and up.
The programs are designed for students with interests and potentials in solving complex, real-life challenges with the ultimate goal of serving, influencing and benefiting the society at large.
Students will actively engage in lectures and discussions that leverage real world experiences by these professionals that are hard to be found from other sources.
This two-week comprehensive training will build a strong foundation that can translate to future success in school, business, community and life.
The world needs leaders with a capacity of addressing key issues in society. This program will equip our young, ambitious students through an eye-opening opportunity as they learn how the leaders tackle complex challenges in the real-world. We will use affordable and clean technology as the focus topic, since it is continuously debated in society today.
Students will take course about US government. The curriculum will look at the US government in regard to its structure, procedures and how it functions in American society.
The morning sessions are led by distinguished political figures, attorneys, judges, as well as experts in the area.
In the afternoon group sessions, an emphasis will be focused on the impact of affordable and clean energy to the society. Lead by experts in the field, students collectively will perform data collection, deep research of historical and current situation, and interview/survey people on the street, and craft a better solution that can improve the community and train on how to better advance their proposal, communicate to their audience and influence the community with the biggest possible impact.
As a final product, students will come up with a legislative proposal and present it to a panel of experts including a member of congress.
Every year in the US, billions of dollars are invested in the research and development of new technologies that have the promise to improve people’s lives. However, only a small portion of these new technologies succeed in today’s market. Failures often occur because a technology fails to meet the demands of a successful market application. In this program, we will explore how new technologies become a viable and sustainable business.
Using affordable and clean technology as the focus topic, the program will practice how entrepreneurs build successful businesses by moving new technology from idea to eventual sales and distribution in today’s market.
The morning master classes are led by Harvard and MIT business school professors.
In the afternoon group sessions, an emphasis will be focused on an affordable and clean energy innovation, and transforming it into a final, marketable product.
Lead by experts in the field, students collectively will perform patent/technology searching, deep research of relevant marketing and potential, market research on the streets with people from their communities, craft a better product that can improve the community, and train on how to better advance their proposal, communicate to their audience, persuade their investors and influence the community with the biggest possible impact.
As a final product, Students will come up with a business proposal and present it to a panel of experts/investors.
Benefits of the Programs
Our students will experience:
World-Class Faculty and Leaders in the Field: Guidance provided by Harvard and MIT faculties, distinguished lawyers, judges, CEOs and public officials.
Critical Skills Development: Designed for students with interest and potential in solving complex, real-life challenges through strategic problem solving, technology innovation, value creation, emotion management, and decision making with people and the world in mind.
Exceptional Deliverables: Each student will be required to deliver a final presentation showcasing their achievements to a panel of experts. The students will be able carry on the skills they’ve developed, processes/ideas they’ve formulated to further the influence to the community even after the summer school.
Deep Mindfulness Training: The focus will be on how to live independently, cope with daily stress, challenges, and achieve well-being.
Independent Boarding School Environment: Our 2023 summer programs will take place at New England Innovation Academy. The students will be staying in a comfortable and nurturing environment with high standards. The chief chef, a former executive chef from Burton’s Grill & Bar, will be providing healthy and delicious meals of rich variety. The students will learn to make their beds, clean their rooms, do their own laundry, and be considerate of others. They will also be trained by a world-class coach on business etiquette in addition to dining etiquette.