Entrepreneurship and Innovation Institute

The mission of the Entrepreneurship and Innovation Institute “EII” is to foster the three most critical components of entrepreneurship and innovation: Knowledge, Networking, and Opportunity.

Innovation Express
Entreprenuership Celebration
New York Business Plan Competition

Binghamton University: April 12, 2014

Co-Hosted by EII, the Southern Tier Region semifinal competition of the 2014 New York Business Plan Competition (NYBPC) is coming up!  More Info >

The Institute at Work

3D Body Scanner

by Emerson Wen, MBA ’13 (CQ)
Emerson Wen, MBA ’13 (CQ)

The Future of Fashion Read More..

Startup Snapshots

Lori Asbury, MBA '03 (E): CMOco

Irene Kim

Lori Asbury’s two-year-old startup, CMOco, has a simple value proposition: Rent a chief marketing officer (CMO).  Read More..

Cofounder Connection

Cornell Co-Founder Connection

Entrepreneurship@Cornell has partnered with CoFoundersLab to launch Cornell Co-Founder Connection to provide the broad Cornell University community with a free way to find a co-founder/business partner.  


News & Highlights

Johnson Kicks Off MBA at Cornell Tech

Inaugural class gathers in New York City for instruction at Cornell NYC Tech campus

eBay Executive Inspires Women Students

Sarah Brubacher McDonald, MBA ’99, chief of staff to the president of eBay, mixed humor with reality...

Johnson’s Dean to Receive 8th Annual Distinguished Global Thinker Award from IILM Institute for Higher Education

Soumitra Dutta will be honored on March 31 in New Delhi, and deliver lecture on innovation


Ithaca VC Blog

The Grind

Posted on Fri, 14 Mar 2014 by Zach Shulman

The other day I was guest lecturing in a class and described running a startup to be like swimming in a Shawshank River.  There is a constant flow of problems building a company, but at the end might be salvation! A friend of mine just sent me this cartoon, which has a different take on […]