and Innovation

Igniting the entrepreneurial spark


and Innovation

Igniting the entrepreneurial spark

Mines Global Future Initiative and the Innov8x has teamed up to bring you the GEFI Innov8x Challenge. This challenge event brings together Mines students, faculty, staff, and a world-class list of industry problem sponsors.

September 7th & 8th 

E&I Meetup Group

Mines alumni, friends, faculty, students, staff, engage entrepreneurs, mentors and angels meet on the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month at 5:00 pm at the Buffalo Rose, downtown Golden.

Chevron Studio

Accelerating the commercialization of lower-carbon technologies

Application due June 6th

West Gate

Colorado School of Mines joins West Gate’s Lab-Embedded Entrepreneurship Program (LEEP)

hosted by NREL

venture Center

at Colorado School of Mines

Innovation is thriving at Mines

We’re here to enable all students to change the world through innovative thinking and entrepreneurial pursuits. If you’re looking to learn more, get involved, launch a venture, contribute to a team, or attend or host an entrepreneurial event, we’ve got you covered.

We educate students in modern entrepreneurial thinking while providing opportunities to explore the commercialization of their science and technology ideas.

You Belong Here

There are many opportunities to get involved with Entrepreneurship & Innovation at Mines. Email us to join our community.






About Colorado School of Mines

CTLM and South Table MountainFounded in 1874, Colorado School of Mines is a public science and engineering university dedicated to educating and inspiring students, advancing knowledge and innovating to address the great challenges society faces today—particularly those related to earth, energy and the environment.

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