What is EDGE?

An engaging fast-paced exploration into globalization, innovation, and technology as catalysts for change. EDGE is the MBA capstone course taught by Vijay Gurbaxani and Tim Stanley at The Paul Merage School of Business at UC Irvine.

EDGE inspires

Enabling you to better identify, understand and act upon the big picture catalysts for change that can transform entire industries.  From gradual evolutionary trends to powerful disruptive shifts in the technological, competitive and business model innovation landscape, our attention is on the long view.

EDGE connects

Edge hosts an impressive group of thought leaders, entrepreneurs, investors and executives, not only as expert guest speakers but also as advisors and project reviewers. Edge brings real-world perspectives into both the content and output of the course.

EDGE prepares

Get ready to participate in a business world that is being redefined by an evolving geopolitical order, shifting demographics, ongoing economic uncertainty, and relentless competitive pressures. Engage in the fresh thinking that top companies are using to pursue business model evolution and new leadership strategies at an unprecedented pace.