In today’s global environment, we can only generate real change and innovation through collaborations across the boundaries of disciplines, national borders, and institutional and personal identities.
Northwestern Buffett brings together the brightest minds to address critical global challenges that cannot be solved from a singular disciplinary or geographical perspective. Learn about our collaborative process, which helps groups produce research ideas, projects, and publications that generate substantive solutions.
LEARN ABOUT OUR Idea Incubation Process
Idea Incubation Process
Buffett’s multi-phased approach to research programming focuses on the processes of idea formation and incubation. Idea Incubation programs exist in three main forms, which can - but do not necessarily - lead into one another: Idea Dialogue, Idea Incubation Workshop, and Funding & Support.
global working groupsNorthwestern Buffett Global Working Groups undertake collaborative, interdisciplinary research on complex global challenges and pursue solutions to those challenges in coordination with experts and citizens worldwide. LEARN MORE ABOUT OUR GLOBAL WORKING GROUPS
LEARN ABOUT OUR DIGITAL PUBLICATIONS
Northwestern Buffett is committed to amplifying scholarship and thought leadership focused on the most pressing global challenges of our time.