Mission Statement

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The Mays Innovation Research Center is dedicated to understanding the true nature of innovation and how it benefits society.

Using an interdisciplinary approach, the Mays Innovation Research Center:

  • Examines how innovation advances human potential, productivity, and opportunity
  • Discovers the best preconditions for innovation
  • Identifies how innovation spreads through society
  • Understands the social, economic, and legal barriers to innovation
  • Distributes this knowledge broadly to students, scholars, policymakers and the public.

For more information, please email us: mirc.information@mays.tamu.edu