IPD kicks off the 2014-2015 school year.


Students lay the foundation for a strong team during the “Spaghetti” challenge.

The UIC Innovation Center is home to three Interdisciplinary Product Development courses. This year’s classes are devoted to improving medical devices, customer service, and consumer products for their sponsor partners.

Mobile Processing Conference 2013 – November 1st, 2nd, 3rd – 10:30 am – 5:30 pm

Mobile Processing is a yearly conference hosted by the UIC Innovation Center
in support of Chicago's creative and development communities.
The 2013 conference, held from Nov. 1-3, features artists, digital humanities scholars,
and software developers in a series of presentations, panels, and workshops.
The event is free and open to the public.
Location: UIC Innovation Center, 1240 West Harrison, Chicago, IL 60607.

Conference contact: 
Daniel Sauter
Associate Professor, New Media Arts
School of Art and Art History



UIC Liautaud MBA Mock Class

Saturday, January 26th the UIC Innovation Center will be hosting Professor Jelena Spanjol of the UIC Liautaud Graduate School of Business for an immersive experince of UIC’s Interdiscplinary Product Development Course.

9:30 A.M. – 11:30 A.M.

UIC Innovation Center

1240 West Harrison


Alex Williams Lecture – 11/26/2012

Alex Williams of Rich Brilliant Willing will give a lecture on his work at the Innovation Center on Monday, November 26th at 7:00 P.M.

UIC Design :: Distinguished Alumni Lecture Series :: Amir Bebic

Wednesday, November 28, 2012

UIC Innovation Center :: 1240 W Harrison Street

Amir Berbic received a BFA in Graphic Design from UIC and an MFA in Visual Communication from the School of The Art Institute of Chicago. Currently an Associate Professor of Design at the American University of Sharjah in the United Arab Emirates, Amir teaches visual communication studio, history of design, and design foundations. His research interests are in place branding, dimensional typography, and design pedagogy. His design and writing have been featured in academic and professional publications, conferences and exhibitions including Hyperlinks: Architecture and Design at the Art Institute of Chicago, curated by Joseph Rosa and Zoe Ryan in 2010. http://amirberbic.com/