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  • Spark New Ideas this Summer

    This summer is the perfect time to work on new ideas. Get started with our 5 tips and the Innovation Pathway.

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BUild Lab IDG Capital Student Innovation Center

Located on Commonwealth Avenue, the BUild Lab IDG Capital Student Innovation Center is home to Innovate@BU programs and is a space for BU Terriers to launch ideas, collaborate, and get inspired.

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Innovation Pathway

Ready to transform your idea into something real? The Innovation Pathway is a self-paced program that guides students toward the resources and funding needed to launch a new idea of any kind.

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Signature Programs

At our signature programs, you can get inspired to create meaningful impact, learn to think like an entrepreneur, win funding, connect with experts and mentors, and so much more!

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BU Alumni and Students Host Virtual Music Festival to Support Performers and the Arts

BU alums Neelu Mohaghegh (Questrom’18 & COM’19) and Sherif T. Bakare (COM’17) organized the isolated sounds music festival to raise funds for artists.

“We need new ideas right now.” | Statement from Innovate@BU and Resources for Building Equitable Ideas

We stand with community members faculty of color and we are committed to providiing support to build equitable solutions to eradicate systemic racism.

Equity by Design: A Reflection on How to Build Equitable Teams and Solutions

Paula Giraldo (CAS’21) recaps her experience at the Ashoka U Conference for social impact.

#TerrierMade: The Sweaty Penguin Aims for Environmental Education Through Laughs

Ethan Brown knows that environmental news can be overwhelming. That’s where The Sweaty Penguin podcast comes in.

Be the Change You Wish to See in the World, Even in and Especially in Turbulent Times

Right now is the perfect time to exercise your innovation skills and entrepreneurial mindset.

#TerrierMade: Peter Kohne (MET’21) wants to bring a fresh perspective to physical and mental well-being

Through his startup, Elevate Well-Being, Peter Kohne (MET’21) wants to help people build a positive mindset and healthy life.

14 BU Startups Will Participate in the First All-Virtual Summer Accelerator

The 10-week program provides weekly workshops, mentorship, $10,000 stipends, and more.

CleanSeat and Patient First Win First Place at Boston University’s $64k New Venture Competition Finale 

Over 350 people logged on to watch the annual competition.