ICEIRD 2015 – The 8th International Conference for Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Regional Development

With economies emerging from the global economic crisis at different rates, it is important to consider the role that entrepreneurship has, and will play, in enabling nations and regions to restructure and grow. ICEIRD 2015 brings together academics and practitioners to share knowledge and insight based on the latest research on entrepreneurship, economic resilience, smart growth and competitiveness.

ICEIRD 2015 aims to:

  • Address key factors in fostering entrepreneurship at national and regional level;
  • Examine entrepreneurial vitality and innovation processes;
  • Understand the role of enterprise education in creating future entrepreneurial activity;
  • Explore cultural and political barriers of entrepreneurship in the global economy;
  • Share good practice in innovation research and business development;
  • Facilitate regional partnerships and promote open innovation networks;
  • Strengthen the regional and international network among representatives from EU member states and elsewhere.

Important Dates:

  • Submission of abstracts: 30th January 2015
  • Notification of abstract submission: 13th February 2015
  • Full paper submission: 20th March 2015
  • Notification of paper acceptance: 3rd April 2015
  • Early bird and Author registration: 24th April 2015
  • Camera-ready paper submission: 8th May 2015


About author:

Posted byMaria Laura Fornaci
Date18th &19th June
LocationUniversity of Sheffield Management School, UK
Name of institution/organizationUniversity of Sheffield Management School
DeadlineFor the call for papers: 30th January 2015
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