Innovation Programs

From hospitals to high-tech firms, innovation drives sustained success. Whether you're building a new business, transforming an established one, or leading a product R&D team, you'll find ways to create and nurture a culture of experimentation and innovation—and evolve a more agile business.

Black executive writing on a clear board with an Asian female and male executive looking on

Featured Innovation Programs

View All Executive Education Programs
  • Accepting Applications

    Disruptive Innovation: Strategies for a Successful Enterprise

    Uncover how to harness innovation, lead breakthrough change, and sustain enterprise success through disruptive innovation.

    • Jun 16 – 21, 2025

    • In-Person

    • $16,000

  • Accepting Applications

    Managing Innovation

    Take a deep dive into the prototyping and experimentation practices of the world's top innovators. Come away with the tools and strategies you need to lead groundbreaking work.

    • Jan 12 – 16, 2025

    • In-Person

    • $12,500

  • Accepting Applications

    Launching New Ventures

    To succeed as an entrepreneur, you need more than just a great idea—you need the right skillset and mindset to execute it. This program prepares you to turn disruptive innovation into a competitive advantage and a profitable business.

    • Feb 23 – Mar 1, 2025

    • In-Person

    • $19,000

A world-class learning experience that energizes aspiring and established changemakers.

A male executives walks in front of the main steps to Baker Library
  • Breakthrough learning

    Stimulating classes led by faculty at the forefront of their fields. Topics that will define the future of business. Discussions that transform perspectives and ways of thinking. Access to the brightest business minds on the planet. In short, a world-class learning experience that only Harvard can provide.

  • Holistic support

    Premium amenities and purpose-built accommodations for all participants on the HBS campus. Astonishingly attentive staff. Classrooms that foster collaboration. Virtual, in-person, and blended formats for learning on your terms. Here, every detail is carefully calibrated to nurture your growth.

  • Powerful connections

    Our programs strengthen organizations and individuals by deepening relationships and fostering new ones. Participants leave with lifelong friends, new potential business partners, and a powerful, globe-spanning network of fellow changemakers.

  • Intentional diversity

    We curate a truly diverse classroom for good reason. Exposure to different perspectives sharpens our thinking and leaves us better equipped to lead in today’s business landscape. Expect to learn with—and from—peers that come from around the world, a variety of industries, and all walks of life.

The HBS Experience

At HBS, every detail is carefully calibrated to drive your success. Living arrangements and classrooms that spark connection. Unrivalled academic resources. Thoughtfully designed virtual learning experiences. And rejuvenating fitness, dining, and cultural amenities.

Two women talking by the water, surrounded by vegetation in the HBS Class of 1959 Chapel