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Innovation and entrepreneurship are essential drivers of growth and the main sources of value and wealth creation. They therefore need to be managed very carefully and with great discipline in both start-ups and established firms.
If you are an executive seeking to develop your entrepreneurial skills, launch new business ventures and discover best practices for stimulating innovation, this is the program for you.
The entrepreneur always searches for change, responds to it, and exploits it as an opportunity.”
– Peter Drucker
The program will enable you to:
Develop entrepreneurial energy and a culture of innovation in your company
Learn how to collaborate effectively with other players and specialists both inside and outside of your organization, and within specific ecosystems
Identify opportunities, develop business plans and capture created value
Fund and develop new business ventures
Associate Professor, HEC Paris
Consists of two 5-day sessions
Design thinking, recognizing market opportunities, creating customer value, developing business plans for innovative projects, how to fund projects...
Turnaround and harvesting the company, entrepreneurial leadership, innovative business models, open and social innovation...
To capitalize on the insights and experience of the experts present in the program
Each participant carries out an analysis of an entrepreneurial project of their choice. The hands-on nature of the project enables you to apply all theories and concepts acquired during the program.
This program opens access to:
Credits gained on successful completion of this program can be used towards the HEC Paris Executive MBA (EMBA), as the program is also a specialization within the EMBA. The EMBA selection process applies to all candidates.
Total number of
The program is aimed at:
Executives interested in launching innovation or new businesses, either as a new venture or within an established organization
Members or managers of an innovation development team,
Executives who have a personal start-up project in any area of innovation
Teaching language: English
Find out more about possible funding options for the program you have chosen.
CPF eligible program
Code CPF 16 15 90
Competency set #4 from the RNCP 21 568
The different locations enable you to experience the world of business from different angles and cultural perspectives. You will also be able to take a step back and develop your skills with hands-on training that you can apply as soon as you return to your company.
Discover the experiences of current and former participants.
Managing Director, MBSVi - Medical & Biological Science Value Innovation
Before the program I was a scientist with business acumen. After the program, I am a business woman with scientific acumen.
Director & Head of Prescription Medicines, Boehringer Ingelheim
The project was a great opportunity to develop, lead and implement innovative management opportunities within my company.
Chief Strategy & Innovation Officer, Cunningham Lindsey France
The program gave me the ingenuity and creativity to think of solutions and carry out business.
Senior Manager in charge of Practise Management System, KPMG
The program reinforced my international strategic vision and social networks.
Tell us a little more about yourself
Do you feel that this program could be made for you? In order to get feedback from our admissions teams regarding your suitability for the program, please do not hesitate to fill in our short online form below.