Welcome to the Institute for Entrepreneurship and Innovation


The mission of the Institute for Entrepreneurship & Innovation is to advance and promote entrepreneurship at the Broad College of Business,  Michigan State University, and in the State of Michigan through research, education and outreach.

The goals of the Institute are to:

  1. Advance and promote academic and applied research on entrepreneurship, venture capital and private equity;
  2. Disseminate academic and applied research and core knowledge to our constituents:University, alumni and community high-tech and biotech entrepreneurs; Venture capital and private equity practitioners; The State legislature; The Michigan Economic Development Corporation;
  3. Stimulate economic development in the State of Michigan;
  4. Support the commercialization of intellectual property developed within the university.