Other international events on Small Business
and Enterprise that some delegates may also be interested
in attending are listed below in date order.
If you have an event you wish to be
included here, please contact the Organiser -
The IntEnt 2010 organizing committee invite
you to join them in creative and inspiring Arnhem, the Netherlands for the
20th IntEnt world conference on 5-8 July 2010.
If you have not submitted a paper you are
still welcome to register as a participant on www.intent2010.com
IEEC 2010: Action in
Enterprise Educators UK and the National
Council for Graduate Entrepreneurship, are holding the 5th IEEC Conference
in Cardiff, Wales from 1-3 September 2010.
The event facilitates a sharing of experiences
through hands on workshops, open exchanges as to what works and what
doesn’t, plenaries and forums, often focusing on the practical experience of
enterprise education, it breaks the mould of traditional conferences by
transforming ‘thinking’ into ‘doing’. It brings together enterprise
educators with enterprising students, entrepreneurs can challenge the
University sector in open debate, decision-makers can hear of the
developments in enterprise education – and the challenges for the future.
BAM - British Academy of
BAM2010 will take place at the University of
Sheffield, Sheffield, UK from 14-16 September 2010 on the theme
"Management Research in a Changing Climate".
The BAM Annual Conference provides the
opportunity to present your research, either complete or in its development
stages, and to receive feedback from peers and senior academics alike in a
personal and inclusive environment.
NFEA - National Federation of
The NFEA Annual Conference 2010 - “Riding the
Wave - Business support in a new era” will take place on 15 September
2010 at The Belfry, Nottingham, UK.
Businesses everywhere are struggling, bracing for
further cuts and holding on as the economic waters show little signs of calming.
But, amidst all the angst, the role of business support organisations is
increasingly important, and the future promises to be exciting.
NFEA have lined up a challenging programme, an
exciting list of speakers and a number of interactive sessions to offer
delegates the very best conference content. We’re all in this together, and the
2010 Annual Conference will stand you in good stead to face whatever comes our
UKSPA - United Kingdom Science
The September UKSPA Members’ Meeting on 16-17
September 2010, is being hosted by NETPark, Durham with support from the
Electronics KTN. The theme of the meeting is Innovation Connectors – examining
how Science Parks can become more embedded in their locality for the benefit of
ISBC - 36th International Small
The 36th International Small Business Congress
will be held in Taipei, Taiwan from 4-7 October 2010 with the theme
"Stride Across the Uncertain Age to New Opportunity and New Future".
The basic objective of ISBC is to assemble
representatives from governments, businesses, academic communities and financial
institutions to exchange views on small and medium-sized busines problems,
policies and programs, as well as to provide business opportunities among
ASBE - Association for
Small Business & Entrepreneurship
The 36th ASBE Fall Conference will take place
in Fort Worth, Texas from 6-8 October 2010.
ASBE is dedicated to fostering the ideals of
small business and entrepreneurship, one of their top priorities is offering
quality annual conferences while mindful of travel budget restrictions for
FFI - Family Firm Institute
The Family Firm Institute Annual Conference in
Chicago, Illinois from 13-16 October 2010, will explore the
challenges and opportunities presented to family enterprises during our
current period of dynamic economic and social change. Have changes in
contemporary societies and economies made working with and in family
enterprises an entirely new “game”? Or, has the family business game
remained more or less the same, while only the “rules” have changed?
CCSBE - Canadian Council
for Small Business & Entrepreneurship
The 2010 CCSBE Annual Conference
"Entrepreneurship and Community" will be held in Calgary, Alberta,
Canada on 28-30 October 2010.
ISBE - Institute for Small
Business and Entrepreneurship
The 33rd Annual ISBE Conference will take
place in London, UK from 3-4 November 2010. This year's theme is
"Looking to the Future: Economic and Social Regeneration through
This year ISBE are introducing new tracks on
Entrepreneurship in Minority Groups and Family Business.
GEW 2010 - Global
Entrepreneurship Week - 15-20 November 2010
Global Entrepreneurship Week is an opportunity
to showcase and celebrate all the amazing work that goes on year-round.
Activities range from enterprise competitions to talks from local role
models to large scale conferences. Read stories of events that took place
last year in our
Inspiring Stories section.
Do you want to organise an event during Global
Entrepreneurship Week? Find all the information you need at
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RENT XXIV - Research in
Entrepreneurship and Small Business
http://www.eiasm.org (under Upcoming Events)
This year's RENT Conference will take place in
Maastricht, The Netherlands from 18-19 November 2010 on the theme "The
Entrepreneurial Process in a Changing Economy".
Organised by EIASM - The European Institute
for Advanced Studies in Management and ECSB - The European Council for Small
Business and Entrepreneurship and hosted by Maastricht University.
IEF - 10th International
for 10th IEF Notice
The 10th IEF conference will have the theme of
"Entrepreneurship and Society: Creating Social, Economic, Cultural and Personal
Value". Held in Bahrain from 9-11 January 2011.
Organised by the Centre for Entrepreneurship
Research (CER), Essex Business School, University of Essex in partnership with
Tamkeen, Bahrain and with the OECD LEED Programme at Paris France.
Abstract submission deadline – 15 September 2010
Full paper submission deadline – 1 December 2010
The deadline for registration is 1 December, 2010.
An electronic version is also available on the conference website
http://www.essex.ac.uk/conferences/ief/ More information from
USASBE - United States
Association for Small Business and Entrepreneurship
The 2011 USASBE Conference will take place at
Hilton Head Island, South Carolina, USA from 13-16 January 2011 with
the theme "Entrepreneurship: Changing the Present, Creating the Future".
Abstract Deadline is 27th August 2010 with
submissions invited on Entrepreneurship Education; Entrepreneurship Public
Policy; Entrepreneurship Research; Entrepreneurship Outreach.
SBI - Small Business
Institute 2011 Annual Conference
The Small Business Institute invites you to
attend their 2011 Annual Conference in Bonita Springs, Florida, 17-19
The conference will focus on accounting and
finance, ethics and environmental responsibility, experiential learning,
family business, global entrepreneurship, marketing, social
entrepreneurship, small business and women & minority business.
The deadline to submit papers is 17 September
EMU - Eastern Mediterranean
The Call for Papers for the 2nd
International Conference on Small Business and Entrepreneurship have
been published. The event will take place in Nicosia, Cyprus from 24-27
February 2011, jointly organised by the Eastern Mediterranean
University, The European Council for Small Business and Entrepreneurship and
the Management Research Centre at Eastern Mediterranean University.
The Conference is for Researchers,
Entrepreneurs, Consultants, Teachers, Policy makers and Doctoral Students.
Abstract submission deadline is 15th October 2010.
International Conference for Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Regional
The 4th International Conference for
Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Regional Development, will take place
between 5 - 7 May 2011 in Ohrid, Macedonia is organized under the
auspices of the President of the Republic of Macedonia H.E. Dr. Gjorge
Ivanov and under the patronage of the European Academy of Sciences and Arts
and Macedonian Academy of Sciences and Arts.
The Conference title is “From Entrepreneurial Learning to Innovation and
The objective of the conference is to gather
together decision makers (government, ministries and state agencies),
innovation experts (universities, research and development centres,
technology transfer centers, start-up centres) and practitioners (SMEs,
business incubators and business support organisations) to generate
discussion and exchange on the potential of entrepreneurship promotion and
innovation to national and regional competitiveness.
INSME - International
Network for SMEs
"Competitiveness, Culture and Cross-Border
Co-operation: Assisting SMEs to Grow, Innovate and Reach International
Markets”, organised by the INSME Association and EPROCA – European
ProClusters Association, to be held on 23-26 May 2011 in Helsinki,
ICSB - International
Council for Small Business
The 56th Annual ICSB World Conference will be
held in Stockholm, Sweden, from 15-18 June 2011.
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