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Pierre L. Morrissette Institute for Entrepreneurship


Oct 2, 2017

A Boon for Boomers

With a team of entrepreneurs that launched, Aris Economopoulos, HBA ’11, is hoping to provide innovative solutions to leverage Canada’s aging population.
Oct 2, 2017

Derek MacNeil, MBA’ 05 - Not your typical keyboard warrior

Why would someone leave a promising career with Canada’s top video game studio to bootstrap an independent gaming studio? That’s what Derek MacNeil, MBA ’05, did in 2010 with the launch of SkyBox Labs.
Sep 28, 2017

Embracing neurodiversity can give companies a competitive edge

Andreas Souvaliotis, an Entrepreneur-in-Residence at Ivey, writes in the Financial Post about neurodiversity in the corporate world.
Sep 11, 2017

Entrepreneurship Student Opportunities - Fall 2017

With the fall season in full swing, there’s plenty of Entrepreneurship events and opportunities for students at Ivey, Western and beyond.
Jun 9, 2017

HBA alum brings entrepreneur skills to Hollywood

It's not easy to make the most of a difficult situation. But Simu Liu, HBA '11, managed to pull it off, in a journey that took him to Hollywood.
Jun 6, 2017

Kickstarting a new conversation: Ivey's social entrepreneurship symposium

With the growing popularity of social entrepreneurship, the subject has flourished into a field of academic scholarship. To help continue the conversation, Ivey’s Pierre L. Morrissette Institute for Entrepreneurship hosted an international academic symposium on the topic on April 6-8, 2017.
May 30, 2017

Institute Buzz: Growth in every direction

We are excited about the accomplishments of the last 6 months, where we’ve seen growth in areas of research, executive education and entrepreneurship ecosystem developing at Western University.
May 30, 2017

Entrepreneurs complete the 14th QuantumShift Program

The 14th edition of QuantumShift™ concluded on May 12, 2017 with another group of exceptional high-growth entrepreneurs.
May 29, 2017

Kickstarting a New Conversation

Social entrepreneurship is helping address some of the world's gravest problems. This phenomenon has also grown as an academic discipline and scholars are hoping their research can help further the impact of these social entrepreneurs.
May 29, 2017

Pathways to Practice

While entrepreneurship has manifested itself through the years in many forms across Western University, the launch of the Western Accelerator promises exciting times for entrepreneurs across campus.