Entrepreneurship and Small Business Research Institute
– Disseminates knowledge on entrepreneurship, innovation and small business
citatI have enjoyed the many [Movements] conferences organized by ESBRI, resulting in a number of edited volumes."
Professor Howard Aldrich, University of North Carolina, USA
Nyhetsbild: Thesis competition – deadline July 3

Thesis competition – deadline July 3

The ability to think in new ways, and to transform ideas into something useful for the society, is central to sustainable growth. Therefore, Vinnova and ESBRI started Nytt&Nyttigt – a thesis competition on the theme of innovation, commercialization and utilization. Read more
Nyhetsbild: Web-TV: Creating meaningful innovation

Web-TV: Creating meaningful innovation

Today’s world is overcrowded with ideas; attractive, fun and challenging ideas. Yet, organizations struggle in delivering real innovation. Why? Because Because they lack direction and commitment, argued Roberto Verganti and Åsa Öberg at an Estrad lecture on May 9. The theme was ”Innovation in your box: Why meaning – not ideas – is the key to success”. Read more
Nyhetsbild: The Sweden-U.S. Entrepreneurial Forum

The Sweden-U.S. Entrepreneurial Forum

What do you need to know when entering the U.S. market? How can big companies and startups cooperate? What are the latest trends in digital health? And do entrepreneur-friendly VCs really exist? Speaker presentations, blog posts, photos and web-TV from the 13th Sweden-U.S. Entrepreneurial Forum is now available. Read more
Nyhetsbild: Diversity – an engine of innovation

Diversity – an engine of innovation

“About half of all companies in Silicon Valley were founded by immigrants and their life stories, talents, and ideas have helped build our reputation for innovation […] I see the same potential here, as Swedish companies capitalize on the economic benefit of new arrivals”, writes Azita Raji in an op-ed in ESBRI's magazine Entré. She is the U.S. Ambassador to Sweden since March 2016. Read more
News picture: Lectures

Lectures

Since the fall of 1997, ESBRI arranges an open lecture series in Stockholm. We call it "Estrad - Open Lectures on Entrepreneurship and Small Business". At Estrad current research is in focus. Read more

Entrepreneurship, innovation & small business

ESBRI disseminates knowledge on innovation, small business and entrepreneurship. Read more
Conferences
ASAC 2017
May 29-June 1, 2017 in Montreal, Canada. Website
SMS Banff Special Conference
June 2-4, 2017 in Banff, Canada. Website
2017 Babson College Entrepreneurship Research Conference (BCERC)
June 7-10, 2017 in Norman, USA. Website