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Creativity + Innovation

C+I is a University-level transdisciplinary initiative and a community of faculty and students whose vision and mission are uniquely focused on the curricular innovation.

Creativity and Innovation, Destination Areas, Virginia Tech

Creativity and Innovation, Destination Areas, Virginia Tech


Open Call for SEAD Projects

ICAT’s annual call for Major SEAD grants is now open. We invite proposals for research projects that are creative, innovative, and show a strong potential for extramural funding or national level presentation. Awards are made to transdisciplinary teams of faculty who seek to pursue creative projects, pilot studies, feasibility studies, or preliminary research that initiates a larger line of trans-disciplinary research. We also highly encourage graduate and undergraduate student involvement.

Special Projects:

  • Smart Ag – Technologies, Data, Interpretation – Advancing Ag through Technology Innovation
  • Human-Centered Design for Intelligent Data Analytics Tools
  • Future of Work
  • High-Risk, High Reward Transdisciplinary Course Creation
See the proposal submission and full guidelines for funding. The submission deadline is 5:00 p.m. on February 11, 2022. The start date for selected projects is July 2022.

C+I News

Honors Laureate Diploma Focus Areas in Creativity + Innovation and Neuroscience, Medicine, and Culture

Latest News on the Creativity and Innovation District

Created by movement and media artist Scott Hardwig, School of Performing Arts, in collaboration with visual artist Zach Duer, School of Visual Arts, “Body, Full of Time” is a choreographic work that uses motion capture, projection, and interactive avatar designs.

Collegiate Times: Construction of Creativity + Innovation District Living Learning Community building underway

The Roanoke Times: A Civil War find of a high tech kind

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