Programs & Events

2024 Product Innovation Program

2024 Product Innovation Program

The Product Innovation Program (PIP) at the Zell Lurie Institute offers a hands-on learning experience for a select group of U-M students and alumni interested in pursuing corporate innovation or product management. Participants work in cross-functional teams over 12...

2023 Women Who Fund Forum

2023 Women Who Fund Forum

The Women Who Fund Forum, presented by the Zell Lurie Institute at the University of Michigan, uplifts and celebrates education, knowledge transfer, and networking while working to address gender disparities in the venture capital, private equity, and entrepreneurial...

2024 Zell Entrepreneurs Singapore Trek

2024 Zell Entrepreneurs Singapore Trek

Every spring, students participating in the Zell Entrepreneurs program make an international trek to network with fellow entrepreneurs from across the globe. This year’s 2023-2024 cohort of Zell Entrepreneurs – Ana Timoficiuc (BSE ‘24), Faith Richardson (BBA '24),...

2024 Michigan Business Challenge Winners

2024 Michigan Business Challenge Winners

The annual Michigan Business Challenge (MBC), hosted by the Zell Lurie Institute at Michigan Ross, encourages entrepreneurship among undergraduate and graduate students across the 19 schools and colleges at the University of Michigan. Throughout the multi-round...

Introducing the 2023-2024 Zell Entrepreneurs

Introducing the 2023-2024 Zell Entrepreneurs

We're excited to introduce a dynamic lineup of Zell Entrepreneurs, handpicked for the 2023-2024 year. This impressive group of nine students serves as a testament to the remarkable innovation taking place within the entrepreneurial landscape at the University of...

The 2023 Zell Alumni Summit

The 2023 Zell Alumni Summit

By, Drea Shipp-CaldwellProgram Manager for Alumni Engagement           Reflecting on the 2023 Zell Alumni Summit, I continue to be inspired by the tenacity and innovation of our U-M Alum entrepreneurs.       This annual flagship event is designed to support our alum...