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Innovation & Entrepreneurship

At the ODU Institute for Innovation & Entrepreneurship, faculty experts, staff and students of any major can collaborate and launch innovative businesses.


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We Are Entrepreneurs

Meet Our Risk-Taking Entrepreneurs and Researchers

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The Institute for Innovation & Entrepreneurship's programs support the local business community by linking them to the vast resources, expertise and technology at ODU.



The ODU Institute for Innovation & Entrepreneurship (IIE) facilitates ODU's entrepreneurial initiatives. IIE's nationally-known experts help Hampton Roads business leaders, veterans and budding entrepreneurs innovate and grow their enterprises. This enables the University to nurture and develop entrepreneurs who go on to create jobs and strengthen Virginia's economy.


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