The Business Area of Management and Innovation has the aim to contribute to the sustainable development of RD&I activities through the enhancement of knowledge and people. Create, deepen and disseminate practices of knowledge enhancement, acting directly in management and innovation processes close to IB’s research areas. Stimulating and supporting entrepreneurship activities (including social entrepreneurship) of INESC Brasil Network members. Developing RD&I activities on the areas of Innovation Management, Technology Transfer and Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Company Internationalization Processes, Innovation and Corporate Social Responsibility. Support INESC P&D Brasil in the challenges of new technologies insertion in the Brazilian and international market. This business area has a close connection with all other areas of IB.