CIMS, or the Center for Innovation Management Studies, is an NC State University organization that operates their program out of The Frontier. Serving as one of the leading organizations that studies innovation management, CIMS provides students with the ability to harness and practice innovation in the workplace across multiple fields. Being at The Frontier provides their students with direct access to companies at a variety of stages for the innovation management process.
In addition to holding classes at The Frontier, CIMS also hosts community events and nation-wide conferences focused on the practice of open innovation. Since 1984, the organization has been producing ground-breaking research in the field, and works directly with companies to implement new strategies.
At The Frontier, we’re proud to have this unique university program housed here in the heart of RTP. They bring a level of expertise that all of our companies can benefit from.