DePaul University Innovation Development Lab


The DePaul Innovation Development Laboratory was founded in 2016 by Dr. Olayele Adelakun. Setting the new standard of innovation through collaboration, we partner with organizations —many of which are Fortune 500 companies— to bring their innovative, value generating ideas to life. Highly skilled in the of fields of software engineering, UI/UX, business analysis, data analytics, and research, we deliver proof of concepts, minimum viable products, and prototypes to our client base. Additionally, we host quarterly educational events centered around innovation including trainings, workshops, and our flagship Optimizing Digital Innovation Conference which is held each fall. For more information please visit our website:

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