Executive Education Immersion Programs

The University of San Francisco School of Management offers uniquely designed executive education programs focused on innovation and entrepreneurship. Our custom-designed programs will help you gain important exposure, insight and knowledge in Silicon Valley, the epicenter of global innovation, entrepreneurship, and venture capital.


Silicon Valley Immersion Programs™

Participants in the Silicon Valley Immersion (SVI) programs acquire experiential real-world knowledge as well as classroom-based critical business fundamentals. Learn through hands-on workshops, coaching sessions, expert panel discussions, networking events, walking immersions, and team projects. Attend site visits to start-ups, leading entrepreneurial firms, and venture capital firms in Silicon Valley. The SVI programs, custom certificates of completion, are available to both international and domestic groups and organizations.



Silicon Valley Immersion On-Location Program™

Experience our uniquely designed Silicon Valley Immersion (SVI) programs from the comfort of your own home. The SVI-On Location program, a custom certificate of completion, offers the same courses as the SVI Programs and is available to domestic and international groups and organizations with the following specific emphases.



Silicon Valley Immersion Seminar™

Our Silicon Valley Immersion (SVI) Seminar is now offered to individual participants from domestic and international locales at USF in the summer 2014.



Silicon Valley Immersion Elective Course (USF Students Only)

Our Silicon Valley Immersion (SVI) Elective Course is now offered as an elective to USF undergraduate students in summer 2014.



Globalization Program

The Globalization Program is a one-on-one consulting program for start-ups or established businesses either launching in Silicon Valley or facing the challenges of today’s global expansion.



Working with Entrepreneurs Program

The Working with Entrepreneurs (WWE) Program is a business research program for start-ups or established businesses that are looking for specific assistance for their critical research projects.

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Silicon Valley Immersion One-Day Elevator Pitch Seminar for Entrepreneurs

The University of San Francisco Silicon Valley Immersion™ (SVI) One-Day Pitch Seminar is designed to provide you with the tools, practice and mentorship to successfully present the concept for your new venture and engage investors and colleagues.