From initial brainstorming to commercialization, the Ideas 2 Business Lab (i2B) at Oakland University is a multifaceted business program that supports students in the development of entrepreneurial ideas.
If a student, faculty member or other OU staff has a business idea, he/she can submit an application to the i2B lab detailing the contents of his/her idea. If accepted into the program, one will reap entrepreneurial advantages that will paramount on their way to commercialization. One of these advantages include expertise from different departments around campus — business, technology, engineering, law, ect. — and successful business professionals who serve as i2B advisors.
With the knowledge of these advisors, the i2B lab connects OU entrepreneurs with the resources and space needed to explore, define and launch a new business venture.
By providing critical assistance during the start-up phase, the I2B helps OU entrepreneurs increase their chance of success in the business world.
If you think you have a great business idea, apply today. Click on the tabs to gather more information about the i2B program.