Entrepreneurship & Innovation
2019 Penn Wharton Startup Challenge
Air conditioning venture Aerate, a six-student team tackling cooling and climate change issues in India, took home four prizes at this year’s entrepreneurship competition.
Incubate Ideas, Ignite Innovation
Wharton is the “Start Here” button for entrepreneurship.
Wharton resources, research, and network fuel innovation, spark ideas, and build businesses from startup to global scale.
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Explore Entrepreneurship and Innovation at Wharton
“Good designers relentlessly generate lots of ideas and open-mindedly consider alternative solutions. At no time are good designers frightened to entertain a crazy, competing, or uncomfortable idea.”
Prof. Karl T. Ulrich
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This two-day event sponsored by the Mack Institute and Management Department brings together top researchers from Wharton and other business schools studying technology-based industries and innovation management.
This workshop series in San Francisco guides entrepreneurs making the transition from a successful startup to a large enterprise. Hear from experts who share solutions to critical challenges faced by rapidly growing companies.
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This four-course series covers the conception, design, organization, and management of new enterprises, from opportunity identification through launch, growth, financing and profitability.