Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Leadership

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Dive into our burgeoning entrepreneurship ecosystem, get inspired by advances in leadership research or take your innovative idea from concept to market.


School of Management faculty are big thinkers who drive change and bring new ideas to their respective fields, making a positive impact on business and society. Below is a sampling of some of their research.  


Real-World Experiences

School of Management students have a wealth of experiential learning opportunities to take what they’ve learned in the classroom and apply it to business challenges, making an impact in communities around the world.


Stories of Impact

Academic Programs and Teaching

In addition to a curriculum robust with opportunities, the School of Management offers an array of micro-credentials, and is home to two centers that serve the community in these critical areas.


Partners in Progress

The School of Management works collaboratively within the UB and throughout the community to create innovative and entrepreneurial solutions to today’s challenges and to develop tomorrow’s leaders.

Our partners include:

Speaker Series

To spark conversation and inspire innovation, we bring thought leaders from around the country to campus to discuss the many facets of leadership, entrepreneurial thinking and innovation. 

Past speakers

  • April 14, 2023 - Rice University Professor Jing Zhou on Creativity and Innovation: The Secret Sauce for Success
  • Nov. 11, 2022 - Harvard Law School Professor John Coates on New Securities and Exchange Commission Regulations