We know that some of the most valuable and memorable learning experiences can happen outside of the classroom. Find out how you can get involved through community experiences and upcoming events.
From conferences to competitions, whether you are a small business owner or simply curious about what entrepreneurship is all about, there are many events at ASU and locally to suit your needs and interests.
ASU offers a wide variety of entrepreneurial-minded communities that encourage and support students looking to generate creative solutions and products through innovation.
Changemaker Central @ ASU is a community of like-minded students that are leading social change in our local and global communities. With Changemaker spaces and programs on all four ASU campuses, our student team is prepared to help you navigate the many ways you can make a difference at ASU.
Each year, CGI U hosts a meeting where students, university representatives, topic experts and celebrities come together to discuss and develop innovative solutions for pressing global challenges. Students create their own commitments to action that address issues on campus, in local communities or around the world. ASU supports, mentors and provides seed funding to leading ASU student innovators.
Networkshop events encourage interdisciplinary collaboration and enhancement of ASU’s entrepreneurship + innovation efforts. ASU faculty and staff discuss how entrepreneurship + innovation are being adapted to support student success, faculty teaching and research, and department goals.
Entrepreneurship and Innovation (E+I) Fellows are a part of a hand-picked cohort of ASU freshmen at the #1 Most Innovative University in the U.S. They enjoy personalized support through mentorship and the opportunity to pursue their own ventures, innovative projects or entrepreneurial experiences.
HIDA Enterprise + Entrepreneurship leaders coordinate cross-institute programs and activities that engage directly with entrepreneurship and enterprise development in design and the arts.
Connect with other ASU students who share your interests through student-led organizations dedicated to entrepreneurship and innovation.
Curious about entrepreneurship or have a passion for innovation? Join the Founders Lab to receive information about ASU entrepreneurship events such as workshops, team matching, mentorship opportunities and more. Become a VIP member to be included on special field trips and leadership opportunities.
ASU invites entrepreneurship and innovation centers and institutes from higher education institutions across the world to join our global network. As a member of the ASU Global Network of Innovation Centers, you will have the opportunity to share best practices, exchange resources and enjoy reciprocal benefits for your founders, students, faculty, staff, alumni and community, such as access to maker spaces, hot desks, and incubator and accelerator programs.
Innovation Happens at ASU is a student-led podcast exploring how innovation happens among students at the nation’s top-ranked university. Each week, Cronkite student and podcast host Jonah, meets with a student or student group from a variety of majors and disciplines to learn about the latest and greatest innovations on campus. Join us weekly to learn how Innovation Happens at ASU!
As a resident of ASU's Startup Village, you’re part of a diverse residential community of thinkers and doers who rely on one another’s expertise, energy and ideas to collaborate and move innovative business concepts forward. Located on the ASU Polytechnic campus, Startup Village is open to any full-time ASU students. The community fosters development of innovative new businesses as residents enjoy unique resources, events and support for launching their ventures.