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The Innovation Initiative strives to harness the creative power and vast resources both inside and outside of The Ohio State University.  Through our outreach programs, we provide opportunities to make connections with the entire university, our faculty and students, and peers at member companies.  

Corporate Innovation Forum

A corporate forum comprised of more than two dozen leading companies focused on harnessing the power of innovation for top-line growth.

InnOSU Forum

A University–wide version of the Fisher College Corporate Innovation Forum created to facilitate an ongoing exchange of ideas focused on innovation between administration and faculty representing various colleges, departments, and university offices.

Innovation Case Competition

Annual competition for MBA students held by the Innovation Initiative where teams of students are asked to analyze an issue or topic a sponsoring company is presently facing and present recommendations of solutions back to the company and a panel of judges.