What is Lilie?

The Liu Idea Lab for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (Lilie) is the home of experiential learning in entrepreneurship and innovation at Rice University. Lilie focuses on teaching both entrepreneurial skills and the entrepreneurial mindset to prepare our students to be entrepreneurs and innovators in whatever industry they choose, be it a technology startup, government, civic group, non-profit, small business, or a large corporation.  Lilie is comprised of a state-of-the-art, on-campus lab space, experiential courses, co-curricular opportunities, and an array of resources to support student learning.