Mission & Vision
The University of Washington’s Global Innovation Exchange (GIX) is a university-industry nexus for interdisciplinary education in technology innovation.
In partnership with corporate, government and non-profit organizations, GIX delivers transformational learning experiences through world-class graduate and professional development programs.
Mission: GIX inspires innovators to solve real-world challenges through the responsible application of advanced technologies.
Vision: GIX aims to increase the capacity of innovative leaders to create value, transform organizations, and improve the world.
The Global Innovation Exchange welcomes people from all backgrounds. Our community celebrates differences and views diversity from a very broad perspective. Our definition of diversity includes, but is not limited to, ethnicity, race, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion, socio-economic status, ability, and age, as well as nationality, academic discipline, and professional experience.
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From smart homes to smart health, GIX graduate degree programs teach you how to design, build, and launch the connected solutions of the future.
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