The AEL will primarily serve as a coordination and resource allocating mechanism among various research groups in order to enhance scholarly productivity. The AEL will also continue to build upon the engagement platform including courses, contests, clubs, connections, and coaches in order to transform motivated participants into entrepreneurial and innovative leaders so as to ensure practical relevance to all constituents.

AEL’s vision is to value, support, and attract all individuals who further innovation and entrepreneurship initiatives in order to make a difference in the world.  Our mission is dedicated to transformative research in entrepreneurship and innovation, and to engage, educate, and empower communities to identify and exploit profitable entrepreneurial opportunities and to pursue innovative solutions.