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Innovation & Entrepreneurship Center
Innovation & Entrepreneurship Center
Here we have set up an unparalleled concentration of entrepreneurial energy
Whatever your profile, a start-up in its infancy or a unicorn, SME in acceleration or corporate in transformation, Social or environmental entrepreneur, whether you come from Paris, Séoul or New York, if you are driven by the desire to move the lines, we will help you grow with ambition, efficiency and impact,
Find the fast-tracks to success.
Grow beyond what you thought you could.
Make it happen Make it big!
Discover the Innovation & Entrepreneurship Center
Within the HEC Paris Innovation & Entrepreneurship Center, we have set up an unparalleled concentration of entrepreneurial energy!
projects supported each year
of students sensitized to entrepreneurship & innovation
years of entrepreneurship program
StartUp Launchpad Projects supported per year
start-ups currently hosted at the HEC Incubator
HEC Challenge+ innovative projects trained each year
Our Innovation & Entrepreneurship Path
This year, HEC Paris partnered with TUM (the Technical University of Munich) for the creation of the Entrepreneurship and Digital Innovation Summer School. Two weeks, two institutions online, with...
It's the Big Day for Ilanna Maruani, a student of the Grande Ecole who is making her project a reality: the creation of an ephemeral museum, Barba'Muz, a real selfie kingdom in the middle of Paris, from...
Back to school is now! No summer break for our entrepreneurs. On July 1st, the Incubateur HEC Paris welcomed its new batch: 20 new startups from 4 different programs!
For its 3rd year of existence, Urban Odyssey, the urban startup studio, partner of the Incubateur HEC, is calling for entrepreneurs again to co-create their startup and accelerate the transition towards...
Perspectives, the new debate series between startups and experts starts this Thursday, May 27!
HEC Student Entrepreneurs or young HEC graduates were invited last month to apply for the HEC Innovation 2021 awards. Today the applications are closed and the evaluations are underway. 7000$ have already...
In-class, online or in collaboration with our partners, startups are every 3 months integrated into the Incubateur HEC Paris. Discover here 16 new companies that will benefit from the strength of the HEC...
WomenEntrepreneurs4Good is the new accelerator program for women entrepreneurs operated by the HEC Paris Innovation & Entrepreneurship Center, in partnership with the Women's Forum for the Economy &...
The 2021 edition of the Next40 and French Tech 120 (FT120), which identify the most promising French start-ups, was unveiled Monday, February 8 by the government. Find here the start-ups that were...
Could nanotechnology represent the technology of the future? This electrode technology based on carbon nanotubes is touted by some as the way forward for battery longevity, resiliency and energy...
Bolloré Group acquires a majority stake in the digital freight forwarder OVRSEA, a startup launched 3 years ago by three HEC Paris alumni within the X-HEC Startup Launchpad.
2020 has been an exceptionally challenging year! 2021 is finally here! The first batches of the year have just arrived at the Incubateur HEC Paris, at Station F. Discover the 20 new companies split among...
Jagan Vysyaraju, HEC MBA Alumnus, Paris Class of 2017 specialised in Strategy, Marketing and Project Management, found the solution to address the grocery woes of South Asian Expats and students accross...
Christmas is fast approaching ... and when Christmas arrives, everyone expects to find a gift under the tree! Have you thought about what you’ll offer for Christmas this year? Do you want to make a...
Meeting with Marie Cabirou, founder of the jewelry brand, Marie Mas, created in 2017. Discover how the entrepreneur, starting from an innovative concept, linked to movement, creates a new relationship...
HEC Paris will be present at the Vivatech Trade Show from June 16 to June 19, online. Its Innovation & Entrepreneurship Center will showcase its best startups and support programs. The Executive Education will present its training programs for all innovators. You can also find here the highlights of the HEC Paris community.
To close out the academic year, the HEC Innovation & Entrepreneurship Center is showcasing the best entrepreneurial success stories of its community in a unique TV show! Discover the most promising projects, meet the next generation of entrepreneurs from highly selective programmes, and connect with our network!
Behind every great idea is a great entrepreneurial team. Discover our success stories.