AI-Powered Entrepreneurship: From Idea to Startup

Université Catholique de Lille

Course Description

  • Course Name

    AI-Powered Entrepreneurship: From Idea to Startup

  • Host University

    Université Catholique de Lille

  • Location

    Lille, France

  • Area of Study

    Business Administration, Entrepreneurship, Marketing

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Prerequisites

    To take this course, the students should have a good university level and typically complete at least one semester at university. They must be able to work as a group and communicate easily in English at a standard university level. In other respects, the course is intended to serve a mix of profiles and learning backgrounds for a more diverse international learning experience. 

    Hours & Credits

  • ECTS Credits

  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
  • Overview


    This course will provide students with an overview of relevant topics and exercises, including:  

    ● Introduction to Machine Learning and AI

    ● Introduction to AI in Entrepreneurship

    ● Ideation and AI-Driven Innovation

    ● AI-Assisted Business Planning

    ● Ethical and Legal Considerations in AI Entrepreneurship

    ● AI-driven entrepreneurship in Lille

    ● AI-Induced Market Disruption

    ● Launching and Marketing AI-driven startups in Lille

    ● Reflection and Future Direction of AI and its Impact in Lille and Europe 


    Learning Outcomes:

    At the end of the course, the students should be able to:  

    ● Understand how AI works 

    ● Understand AI’s role in entrepreneurship

    ● Generate AI-enhanced business ideas

    ● Develop AI-infused business plans

    ● Discover how local companies are using AI in Lille

    ● Adhere to ethical and legal standards in AI entrepreneurship

    ● Learn about European regulations, existing and proposed, around AI

    ● Prepare for AI-induced market disruption

    ● Execute AI-powered launch and marketing

    ● Analyze AI entrepreneurship case studies

    ● Collaborate on group projects 


Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Eligibility for courses may be subject to a placement exam and/or pre-requisites.

ECTS (European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System) credits are converted to semester credits/quarter units differently among U.S. universities. Students should confirm the conversion scale used at their home university when determining credit transfer.

Availability of courses is based on enrollment numbers. All students should seek pre-approval for alternate courses in the event of last minute class cancellations


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