The Butler Institute for Free Enterprise Through Entrepreneurship offers numerous opportunities and events for the Babson community to explore the relationship between entrepreneurship and free enterprise. For details on upcoming events, please see our listing below. To sign up for our newsletter or to learn more, please email Sue Nealon.

Upcoming Events


Past Events

Spotlight Series Event: Government Support Programs for Innovative Ventures
An interactive simulation featuring Babson College Entrepreneurship Professor Phil Kim
Monday, April 12

Capitalism and the Role of Government in a Time of Economic Relief
A symposium on free enterprise organized and run by the Butler Board of Student Scholars
Friday, March 26, 2021

Distance Is Not Dead: Why A Few Cities Dominate the Global Startup Scene and What the Rest Should Do About It
Presented by Peter Cohan, Babson College Lecturer
March 11, 2021

"The Pursuit" Film Screening
Followed by Live Panel Discussion
October 27, 2020

Fireside Chat with Brad Feld
Co-founder of Techstars and Foundry Group
February 6, 2020