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Darden and Batten Announce Plans to Expand Business Incubator >>

Batten Grant Recipient Christopher Sprigman co-authors new innovation book, The Knockoff Economy >>

Register for Professor Edward Hess' Coursera course: "Grow to Greatness." >>

Batten Briefing: Creating a Culture of Innovation Competency >>

Annual Report 2011-2012 >>

8-9 NOV
Darden Entrepreneurship Conference >>

12 NOV
Design@Darden webinar: The Challenges of Teaching Design Thinking in a B-School Classroom >>

Society for Effectual Action >>

Design@Darden >>

Jefferson Innovation Summit for the Commonwealth

More than 60 business, government and higher education leaders from across Virginia gathered to consider how to create a robust entrepreneurial ecosystem at the state and local level.

Setting the Entrepreneur’s Table

In an era of limited public resources, how can government encourage entrepreneurship and innovation? Batten Fellow Aaron Chatterji (left), who has examined this question from multiple perspectives, will work with Michael Lenox, executive director of the Batten Institute, to explore industry-level needs.

Rethinking Business Competitions

Darden’s Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership offers a trio of competitions that give aspiring entrepreneurs a better sense of how new ideas become businesses.

Creative Risk Reduction

Darden Professor Samuel Bodily uses the tools of quantitative risk analysis to develop low-cost incentives for entrepreneurs and fresh approaches to venture financing.

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The Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership
Batten Institute
U.Va. Darden School of Business
100 Darden Boulevard
Charlottesville, Virginia 22903 USA