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Innovation & Entrepreneurship Institute


Innovation & Entrepreneurship Institute


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The Fox School of Business and Management’s Innovation and Entrepreneurship Institute (IEI) proactively promotes entrepreneurial spirit throughout all 17 schools and colleges of Temple University.

Because entrepreneurship is such a multi-disciplinary, opportunistic and dynamic phenomenon, the IEI emphasizes integrated, applied, hands-on learning, bringing together students, entrepreneurs, mentors, alumni, faculty, and business advisors from diverse backgrounds to work on real-time projects. As the largest research university in this region, IEI’s future emphasis will be in science and technology.

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Be Your Own Boss Bowl® Information Sessions

By: | November 20th, 2014 | leave a comment

Our annual business plan competition, the BYOBB®,  is coming up! You can do it, and we can help – you do not have to be a business school student or alum to place or win in this competition. Attend an information session to learn more about the process and to get your questions answered. Food and drinks will be served. Please register by emailing and be sure to let us know which date you will be attending.… Continue Reading

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Masters in Innovation Management and Entrepreneurship WebEx Information Sessions

By: | November 20th, 2014 | leave a comment

Join us for an online information session about the Masters in Innovation Management and Entrepreneurship Degree (IME) led by Dr. Robert McNamee, Managing Director of the Innovation and Entrepreneurship Institute. We will provide information and answers to help you understand why Temple University – Fox School of Business is the next best step toward your future.  Information will include:

  • Brief Overview
  • Areas of Concentration
  • Value of the MS IME 
  • Questions/Answers

Click the “register” link for the time that best suits you:

November 21 – 8:00am EST

November 25 – 12:00pm EST
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Idea Competition Winners Pose with IEI Leadership

By: | November 18th, 2014 | leave a comment

2014_11_12 Temple University Innovative Idea Competition

Pictured: Robert McNamee, PhD, Bethany Edwards, Cecilia Scimia, MD, PhD, Yasmine Mustafa, Bradley Blosser, Sean Webster and Ellen Weber

For more photos please click here Reading

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17th Annual Innovative Idea Competition Winners Selected

By: | November 13th, 2014 | leave a comment

Congratulations to the 2014 Innovative Idea Competition Winners!

Anne Nelson Grand Prize:
Bethany Edwards, Lia-Pregancy Test Redesign, School of Media and Communications
1st Place Graduate Faculty, Staff or Alumni:
Yasmine Mustafa, Roar for Good, Fox School of Business
2nd Place Graduate Faculty, Staff or Alumni:
Cecilia Scimia, Heart Upbeat! School of Medicine
1st Place Undergrad:
Bradley Blosser, Snow Dissolving Light Post, Fox School of Business
2nd Place Undergrad:
Sean Webster,  Bouyant Pile, College of Engineering
1st Place People’s Choice:
Yasmine Mustafa
2nd Place People’s Choice:
Bethany Edwards… Continue Reading

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Idea Competition Finalists Announced!

By: | November 7th, 2014 | leave a comment

We are pleased to announce the finalists for our 17th Annual Innovative Idea Competition. With nearly 300 submissions, the finalists include:

Roar for Good
 (Yasmine Mustafa, Fox ’06)
Heart Upbeat! (Cecilia Scimia, Faculty, Medicine)
Represent (William Pierce, Tyler)
Lia-Pregnancy Test Redesign (Bethany Edwards, Media and Communications ’06)
Buoyant Pile (Sean Webster, Engineering)
Owl Social Impact Fund (Holly Giang, Liberal Arts)
Trichord and Twelve Tone Dictation App (Kathryn Marshall, Boyer)
Lease Notes (Raaghib Quinn, Fox)
AFA Fridge (Kaven Liu, Engineering)
Snow Dissolving Light Post (Brad Blosser, Fox)

Join us on November 12 at 4pm in the UG Commons to view pitches from all of the finalists, Shark Tank style.… Continue Reading

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