12th European Conference on Innovation and Entrepreneurship
21-22 September 2017, ParisFrance

Location of Conference

Novancia Business School Paris, France

Welcome to ECIE 2017

The European Conference on Innovation and Entrepreneurship has been running now for 12 years. This event has been held in Italy, Northern Ireland, Belgium, Portugal, and Finland to mention some of the countries who have hosted it. The conference is generally attended by participants from more than 40 countries and attracts an interesting combination of academic scholars, practitioners and individuals who are engaged in various aspects of innovation and entrepreneurship teaching and research.

The 12th European Conference on Innovation and Entrepreneurship will be hosted by Novancia Business School Paris, France and the Conference Chair will be Dr. Christophe Loué.

This conference hosts the 3rd The Innovation & Entrepreneurship Teaching Excellence Awards.

ECIE Chairs

Conference Chair 

Dr. Christophe Loué

Programme Chair 


Sonia Ben Slimane

A personal message from the Conference Chairs

We will be pleased to welcome you to Novancia Business School Paris for the 12th European Conference on Innovation and Entrepreneurship.

Novancia Business School is one of four Business Schools supported by the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Greater Paris Metropolitan Area (the region known now as «The Grand Paris»).

The strategic positioning of Novancia Business School Paris sets it apart from other business schools within the context of French higher education. We are training a new generation of dynamic managers, entrepreneurs and experts in Business Development.

Located in the heart of Paris, Novancia Business School specialises in Business Development, and brings together a number of disciplines including Commerce, Negotiation, Entrepreneurship, Innovation, Management and Distribution.

Close to Companies in the “Grand Paris Area” and inhabited by a spirit of innovation, Novancia Business School contributes, through its research policy, to the development of skills and expertise of managers in Entrepreneurship and Commerce.

During the days of ECIE, I hope you will appreciate and enjoy the Parisian atmosphere, the French gastronomy, whilst engaging with colleagues from around the world.

Important Dates

Abstract submission deadline1 March 2017 Extended until 15 March 2017
Notification of abstract acceptance11 March 2017
Full paper due for review19 April 2017
Notification of paper acceptance (with any requested changes)28 June 2017
Earlybird registration closes12 July 2017
Final paper due (with any changes)26 July 2017
Final Author registration date16 August 2017
Excellence awards abstract submission3 April 2017
Excellence awards notification of abstract acceptance
13 April 2017
Excellence awards full case history submission23 May 2017
Excellence awards finalists announced2 July 2017

ECIE Publication Opportunities

Publication Opportunities

ECIE Publication Opportunities

Papers accepted for the ECIE will be published in the conference proceedings, subject to author registration and payment. The conference proceedings have an ISSN (2049-1050) and will be assigned an ISBN on publication.

Additionally, papers that have been presented at the conference will also be considered for publication in:

ECIE Conference Accreditations

Accreditations & Listings

Proceedings of the European Conference on Innovation and Entrepreneurship (ECIE) are:

  • listed in the Thomson Reuters ISI Web of Science(WOS) Conference Proceedings Citation Index
  • listed in the Elsevier SCOPUS abstract and citation database
  • indexed by the Institution of Engineering and Technology in the UK
  • listed in the EBSCO database
  • indexed by Google Books and Google Scholar

Conference proceedings are submitted for accreditation on publication. Please note that depending on the accreditation body, this process can take several months.