19th European Conference on Innovation and Entrepreneurship
26-27 September 2024, Paris, France

CESI, Paris-Nanterre, France

Welcome to ECIE 2024

The European Conference on Innovation and Entrepreneurship has been running now for 19 years. This event has been held in Italy, Northern Ireland, France, 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 19th European Conference on Innovation and Entrepreneurship will be hosted by CESI, Paris-Nanterre, France and the Conference Chair will be Stephanie Buisine.

For the 10th consecutive year, ECIE will host the final round of   The Innovation & Entrepreneurship Teaching Excellence Awards.

Conference Chair

Stephanie Buisine

Programme Chair

Muriel Davies

Personal Message from the Conference Chairs

The role of innovation and entrepreneurship in society, which has evolved throughout the history of mankind, is still transforming today. Beyond limitless invention, beyond endless growth, we now view Innovation as a means to shift paradigm for building a humanistic, fair, and sustainable future, with a positive impact on the world.

We are pleased to invite researchers and practitioners worldwide to share their vision during the 19th European Conference on Innovation and Entrepreneurship (ECIE) to be held on 26-27 September 2024 at CESI, Paris-Nanterre, France.

Together, let’s take up the challenge of meaningful innovation and entrepreneurship!

Important Dates

Notification of abstract acceptance20 March 2024
Full paper due for review25 April 2024
Notification of paper acceptance (with any requested changes)04 July 2024
Earlybird registration closes18 July 2024
Final paper due (with any changes)01 August 2024
Final Author payment date22 August 2024
Excellence awards abstract submission17 April 2024
Excellence awards notification of abstract acceptance
01 May 2024
Excellence awards full case history submission10 June 2024
Excellence awards finalists announced11 July 2024
We are planning to run our series of conferences as physical events with the option for participants to join virtually. We urge you to continue to submit your abstracts and papers in line with the published dates (extensions will be granted on request). For more details contact

Conference Publications

Papers accepted for the ECIE after the double-blind peer review process, 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. Proceedings are accessible here:

Additionally, papers that have been presented at the conference will also be considered for further development and possible publication in the journals listed below. Authors are invited to submit their work to these journals mentioning that they attended the conference. Authors will be expected to develop the work by 40-50%, including a change of title and abstract. Individual journal procedures will need to be followed and there is no guarantee of publication.

Conference Accreditations

The ECIE conference proceedings are published with an ISSN (2049-1069) and an ISBN will be issued on publication. These proceedings are:

  • submitted for consideration by the Web of Science (WoS) Conference Proceedings Citation Index
  • indexed by Elsevier SCOPUS abstract and citation database
  • indexed by Google Books and Google Scholar
  • listed in the EBSCO database of Conference Proceedings

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