Entrepreneurship and Innovation

  • Knowledge Center for Innovation

    Founded in 2008, the Knowledge Center for Innovation’s vision is to enhance innovation by promoting research of knowledge on innovation, disseminating it among researchers, students, managers and practitioners, and implementing it in organizations to enhance economic growth, personal growth and well-being. The Knowledge Center aims to serve as a provoking factor that impacts the research- industry, and policy-making innovation initiatives. The Center initiates and supports innovation programs to enhance innovation at all levels - individual, team, organization, national and global levels. The Center develops, promotes and implements research-grounded methodology and tools along the process of innovation, from problem identification, to idea generation and selection, and through implementation and market penetration. The Center encourages and facilitates open innovation through cooperation between local and global organizations, between academia, industry, and policy makers, and via virtual and face-to-face interactive innovation forums.   

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  • The Bronica Entrepreneurship Center (BEC)

    The Bronica Entrepreneurship Center (BEC) The Bronica Entrepreneurship Center is a single point of contact for entrepreneurship at the Technion. The center, which has helped in the foundation of dozens of startups, is a non-profit center, serving all Technion students, alumni and faculty members. The center's activity focuses on Entrepreneurship Education: Academic courses, extracurricular activities which promote and nurture the entrepreneurship community at the Technion, and support to technology entrepreneurs who are launching their business. The center's community includes a wide range of experienced entrepreneurs, senior businessmen and members of the academic community who help novice entrepreneurs take their first steps. Major services and activities: Academic courses - The Technion offers about 20 academic courses for students in different stages of their degree. As of 2013, the Technion offers a Minor in Entrepreneurship open to all UG students. eClub - Anentrepreneurship club which assembles every other week. These meetings provide a venue for meeting successful entrepreneurs and sharing ideas in a relaxed informal atmosphere. The meeting are open to the public. BizTEC - The national entrepreneurship challenge for students and recent graduates. Business consulting – Consultation is provided throughout all the stages of establishing the venture; From idea examination to building the company and recruiting resources.     Private workshops - Workshops are designated for entrepreneurs in advanced stages. In these workshops they can receive personal feedback and consult with experienced entrepreneurs and senior businessmen in the industry. Technion for life program - a program which was founded by Reuven and Shai Agasi with the cooperation of the Technion Alumni organization. The program includes guidance and support of a "one hundred club" mentor as well as other services.  

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  • Biztec

    Established in 2004 at the Technion, BizTEC is a non-profit, annual national competition that helps students promote their ventures. We invite you to join us, and with the technological support of Israel’s Institute of Technology Community and Industry Leaders, we will enable your ventures to rise to the next level.  

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