Entrepreneurship and Small Business Research Institute
– Disseminates knowledge on entrepreneurship, innovation and small business
citatI found that my involvement in ESBRI helped me to see how academic ideas can be thoughtfully transformed into useful policy and practice."
Professor Bill Gartner, Clemson University, USA
Two conferences on women

Two conferences on women's entrepreneurship in June

ESBRI invites researchers, entrepreneurs and policy makers from around the globe to Stockholm June 15-18. We are organizing the 2014 Diana International Research Conference and the 2014 Global Symposium on Women’s Entrepreneurship back to back. Welcome! Read more
And the winners are…

And the winners are…

76 theses on innovation, commercialization and utilization competed in Nytt&Nyttigt 2012-2013. On November 27, the winners were announced. First prize, and a 30 000 SEK travel grant, went to Kajsa Brange and Elin Lindqvist who wrote the thesis "How Can Idea Campaigns Generate Ideas to Trigger Innovation?". Read more
Web-TV: Hackers, makers and crowdfunders

Web-TV: Hackers, makers and crowdfunders

Professor Howard Aldrich, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, gave an open Estrad lecture in Stockholm on September 30, 2013. The title of the talk was "Hackers, makers and crowdfunders – Lowering the barriers to entrepreneurship". See the lecture in ESBRI's web tv. Read more
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From Research to Business

From Research to Business is a course for PhD-students and post docs on how to commercialize research. At the end of the course the participants will have gained both knowledge and experience on how to identify and assess possibilities in commercializing research. Read more
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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
9th EFQUEL Innovation Forum
May 7-9, 2014 in Crete, Greece. Website
ASAC 2014
May 9-13, 2014 in Muskoka, Canada. Website
2014 TII Annual Conference
May 12-14, 2014 in Utrecht, The Netherlands. Website
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On ESBRI's web-TV you can watch lectures, interviews and other video clips on entrepreneurship, innovation and small business. Read more