ECIE Call for Papers

Academic Conference Call for Papers


  • Academic Papers
  • Case Studies
  • PhD Papers
  • Work in-Progress Papers
  • Posters
  • Non- Academic Contributions
  • Product Demonstrations
  • Round Table Discussion Proposals


ECIE Call for Papers

ECIE 2017 is an opportunity for academics, practitioners and consultants from around the world who are involved in the study, management and development of innovation and entrepreneurship in business, the public sector and in education to come together and exchange ideas.

There are several strong strands of research and interest that are developing in the area including Entrepreneurial Education and Learning, Triple Helix Interactions as a tool for Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Entrepreneurship of Women and Minority Groups and Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Smart Cities, to mention only a few.

Now in its 12th year, this conference is well established as a key event for individuals researching and working in the field from around the world.

Please see the ECIE  Call for Papers, important dates below.

Key Topic/ Mini Tracks

Key Topics

  • Management of innovation
  • Economics of innovation and entrepreneurship
  • Innovation and entrepreneurship for educators
  • Innovation and entrepreneurship in business
  • International innovation and entrepreneurship
  • Social innovation
  • Innovation and entrepreneurship in minority groups

For more information on Submission Topics, or to submit an Abstract please click here

Mini Tracks

In addition to the main conference topics, the advisory group invites submissions to the following mini tracks:

  • Micro-entrepreneurship
  • Design Thinking
  • Entrepreneurial Education and Learning
  • Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship

For more information on, or to submit to a Mini Track, click here


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