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ROBERTO C. GOIZEUTA CENTER FOR ENTREPRENEURSHIP AND INNOVATION

"To invent the future…to disturb the present...and to seize opportunity." - Roberto C. Goizueta

MISSION

CREATED BY STUDENTS, FOR STUDENTS

The CEI's mission is to foster the entrepreneurial spirit and nurture a yearning for innovation within the Goizueta community. Founded with values of diversity, equity, accountability, respect, inclusion, service, and altruism, we enable student leaders to flourish by providing them with the resources and supportive community they need to pursue their entrepreneurial aspirations. Through curricular and extracurricular programs, including experiential learning, acceleration, incubation, scenario testing, connections, pipelining, and funding opportunities, the CEI uplifts aspiring entrepreneurs, innovators, early-stage investors, and growth leaders, encouraging them to challenge themselves and strive for a better future.

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THE THREE PILLARS

ENTREPRENEURSHIP, INVESTING, INNOVATION

The CEI focuses on three main pillars: Entrepreneurship, Innovation, and Investing. No matter which pillar or pillars intrigue you, the CEI offers resources for all of them. We aim to instill these three main pillars in everything we do to show that anything is possible and what I am typing right now is mainly placeholder text so yeah anyways.

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ENTREPRENEURSHIP

The CEI supports student and alumni in the launch of their new business ideas. From incubation to funding, the CEI provides resources for your ideas to flourish no matter your stage in the entrepreneurship process.

INNOVATION

The CEI Illuminates the best practices of 
innovation in organizations by providing students with the resources they need to innovate their career, community, and life.

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INVESTING

The CEI connects students with opportunities to finance and fund their business ventures.

OPPORTUNITIES

RESOURCES

The CEI provides opportunities for growth, community, and guidance in your entrepreneurial, early-stage investing, and innovation endeavors. Check out the list of resources we have below.

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GROWTH

Pitching & Competitions
Early-Stage Investing
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GUIDANCE

Experiential Learning
Directed Studies

CEI STATS

20+

Entrepreneurship & Innovation Courses

30

Student Startups at "Pitch the Professors"

12+

Ecosystem Collaborators

50+

Early Stage Investors

10+

Entrepreneurs In Residence

53

Team Applications for Startup Launch Accelerator