Every Tuesday and Friday

8:00 am - 4:30 pm (no appointment necessary)

Location: 3270C Patrick F. Taylor Hall

Brian Shedd

ENGINEERING INNOVATION is operated by Brian Shedd, Ph.D.

Brian is currently the Assistant Director at the Office of Innovation & Technology Commercialization.

For more on his background, please check out his LinkedIn profile.


Phone: (225) 615-8941

Stop by if you need assistance, have questions or want to talk about your innovative research ideas.






The Spring 2017 cohort is filling up fast, so check out information and register for the program here:

Innovation Corps (or I-Corps) is an NSF-funded entrepreneur education program that provides $3,000 to teams to conduct early stage market analysis and customer identification. LSU Has been an I-Corps site since 2016 and has already put 19 teams through the program, many of which have gone on to form companies around their technologies. The deadline for registration is January 19th, so head over to the website for additional information about the program and to sign up.



ENGINEERING INNOVATION is a focal point for innovation in the College of Engineering delivering value in 3 key areas:

ResourcesEducationStudent Support




Baton Rouge Entrepreneurship Week 2016

BREW is a week-long series of events to celebrate entrepreneurship and innovation in the Baton Rouge Area. Entrepreneurs in the region and state are encouraged to come together to work, learn, play, teach, and show off. Be sure to follow them on Twitter and Facebook.

The Opening Night of BREW was a huge success!!
Held on Monday, November 14th from 4:30pm - 6:30pm at the Louisiana Emerging Technology Center
Check out highlights from the event HERE

Innovation & Commercialization Workshop

ENGINEERING INNOVATION launched on Tuesday November 1st with its first event, an all-day workshop in partnership with the LSU Office of Innovation and Technology Commercialization, Kean Miller, Jones Walker, the Louisiana Technology Transfer Office, and the Louisiana Small Business Development Center on innovation and commercialization featuring speakers from the United States Patent and Trademark Office. All of the presentations from the event are available for download, and are recommended for anyone interested in learning more about patents, trademarks, and startup resources in Louisiana.

View the presentations from the event HERE