Do you have amazing ideas? Take action! SMU has the right outlets to guide and make them a reality.

Make your ideas a reality:

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Big iDeas

Think big! Funding and coaching to turn your ideas into sustainable ventures


Clinton Global Initiative University provides funding and training to students tackling global issues
Incubator space


A collaborative workspace and community of entrepreneurs

Mark Your Calendar

Big iDeas Demo Day & Business Plan Competition

Date: February 19, 2021

Time: 11:30 AM

Start-up and MVP Demo Fair in Fondren Library, 11:30am-1pm. Business Plan Competition will be streamed live.

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Research Days

Date: March 15, 2021

This year's Research Days (3/15-19) will be a virtual event with student presentations and panel discussions. Check back soon for more info.

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