The Institute for Business Innovation disseminates pioneering research on innovation, trains students to be inventive and entrepreneurial leaders, and facilitates innovation in both the startup and corporate domains.

Centers and Programs

Garwood Center for Corporate Innovation

The Garwood Center for Corporate Innovation is anchored in open innovation research. The Center brings together scholar and practitioners and offers customized business solutions to facilitate the formation of strategic alliances, partnerships & ecosystems, and the creation of sustainable business models

Fisher Center for Business Analytics

The Fisher Center for Business Analytics advances the creation of business value from data science. The Center conducts research, coordinates a range of educational programs, and partners with industry to accelerate the diffusion and adoption of analytics in all aspects of business and management.

Berkeley Haas Entrepreneurship Program

The Berkeley Haas Entrepreneurship Program integrates entrepreneurial thinking into the Haas student experience and assists Haas and UC Berkeley students in launching new ventures. The Program offers multidisciplinary experiential learning opportunities, seed funding for selected startups, and connections to the greater UC Berkeley and Bay Area entrepreneurial ecosystems.

Innovation, Creativity, & Design Practice

The Innovation, Creativity, & Design Practice fosters connections between Berkeley-Haas and industry to give students opportunities to participate in the innovation process and human-centered design, helping them develop the skills, tools, and strategic framework to become path-bending leaders.

Tusher Initiative for the Management of Intellectual Capital

The Tusher Initiative for the Management of Intellectual Capital engages in research, teaching, and outreach on management and policy issues surrounding intangible assets and firm competitiveness.

Health Analytics Lab

The Health Analytics Lab (HAL) brings together research activities at Berkeley-Haas focused on healthcare-related industries, from drug discovery to service delivery to insurance markets. Research focuses on applying theoretical understandings from the social sciences and cutting-edge statistical and computational methods to very large-scale micro data.