ECIE Future and Past

If you would be interested in hosting ECIE, please read the hosting document and contact Sue Nugus, Conferences Director, for more information.

Hosted by:

University of Peloponnese
Faculty of Humanities and Cultural Studies Department of Philology Anatoliko Kentro - Palaio Stratopedo Kalamata,
24100, Greece

19-20 September 2019

Conference Proceedings

The Electronic Proceedings from ECIE are included in your registration and are available to download for conference participants.  They are also available to purchase in 2 different formats.

      • CD Version - £50 plus Postage  and Packaging
      • Printed Version - £60 plus Postage and Packaging

Purchase Proceedings from previous ECIE Conferences

Winners at ECIE 2019
Joint Best PhD Paper

Moritz Philip Recke
Sociotechnical Imaginaries and Their Metrification that Shape Public Policy Towards High-Growth Entrepreneurship in Hamburg, Germany      


Michal Jirasek and Mariko Ueno 
Grow up to be Different: Firm Responses to Performance Feedback over their Life Cycle

Poster Winner

Emma Fleck, Alexandros Kakouris and Doan Winkle
Cultural Influences on Entrepreneurial Motivation and Identity: Insights for Entrepreneurship Education

Competition Winners
1st Place

Patrick Link, Rene Zeier and Valentina Fontana, LUASA – Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts, Switzerland Smart-Up - How to Foster Entrepreneurial Thinking and Acting at a University


2nd Place

Hongyi Sun, City University of Hong Kong, China
The PIPE Model for Experiential Education of Discovery, Creativity, Innovation and Entrepreneurship

3rd Place

Al Abbadi Maysam, United Arab Emirates University, UAE
Acceleration of Entrepreneurial Ecosystems through Innovative Youth Education

Conference Executives

Conference Chair:
Prof Panagiotis Liargovas,
University of Peloponnese, Greece

Programme Chair:
Alexandros Kakouris, 
Hellenic Open University, Greece

Keynote Speakers:
Paul Jones, Swansea University, UK
ECIE-2019-Paul-Jones.pdf (134 downloads)

Aggelos Kotios, University of Piraeus, Greece
KOTIOS_Innovation-and-Entrepreneurship_final.pdf (138 downloads)    

Message of Thanks

We extend our thanks to all participants at the conference, both presenters and attendees and gratefully acknowledge the support of University of PeloponneseKalamata, Greece, and the assistance provided by the Conference and Programme Chairs and keynote speakers. The stream and mini track chairs are to be applauded for their efforts in ensuring that timekeeping requirements were respected by all participants and the chair and discussants of the PhD Colloquium are thanked for their invaluable contribution to this important part of the conference. Finally, we value and unreservedly acknowledge the essential role performed by the executive and programme committees in respect of the double blind review process. We trust that that overall the conference exceeded your expectations; we welcome your feedback

Previous ECIE Conferences

Hosted by:

University of Aveiro Campus
Universitário de Santiago
3810-143 Aveiro Portugal

20-21 September 2018

Winners at ECIE 2018

Joint PhD Winners:
Formal Institutional Support for Early-Stage Entrepreneurs: Evidence from Saudi Arabia
Thamer  Alkhaldi, Emmanuel Cleeve and Jackie Brander-Brown, Manchester Metropolitan University, UK

Attitudes, Abilities and Aspirations in the Worldwide Entrepreneurship Eco-System
Diego Reis, Fábio Moura and Iracema Gomes, Federal University of Sergipe, Brazil

Best Poster:
A Co-Creation and Brand Identity Value Chain Model Research-in-Progress
Lima Inês Costa and Mara Madaleno, University of Aveiro and Manuel Au-Yong-Oliveira , GOVCOPP, Aveiro, Portugal

Innovation and Entrepreneurship Teaching Excellence Awards Joint Winners
Innovate21: An Innovation & Entrepreneurship Teaching Methodology for the Development of 21st Century Skills Paul Flynn, National University of Ireland Galway, Ireland

Community Entrepreneurship: An Innovative Approach to Create Change Agents for the Community
Angela Hamouda, Dundalk Institute of Technology, Ireland

Conference Executives

Conference Chair
Professor Carlos Costa, University of Aveiro, Portugal

Programme Chair:
Dr. Marlene Paula Castro Amorim, 
and Dr. Manuel Au-Yong Oliveira University of Aveiro, Portugal

Keynote Speakers:
Professor Marina van Geenhuizen, Delft University of Technology,
AveiroGuestLecture.pptx (2425 downloads)

Prof João José Pinto Ferreira, University of Porto, Portugal
University Spin-Off Firms’ Internationalization: The influence of Founding Teams and Networks in Early Years    

ECIE 2017
Hosted by: 

Novancia Business School Paris,

21-22 September 2017

Joint PhD Winners:
Change in Entrepreneurial Opportunity Templates and New Venture Ideas 
Anna Vuorio, Lappeenranta University of Technology, Finland

Evaluating Design Effectiveness for Public Sector Services: An Introduction to XE
Jo'Anne Langham, University of Queensland, Australia

Best Poster
Video-Clip Talk in Entrepreneurship Education –A Tool for Deeper Learning and Effective Qualitative Assessment Birgitte Wraae Rasmussen, Technische Universitat Berlin, Germany

Innovation and Entrepreneurship Teaching Excellence Awards Winners

1st Place:
Project Based Learning: Purpose, Passion, Potential
Sirhajwan Idek, Keningau Vocational College, Malaysia

2nd Place:
Making Sprints Towards the Internet of Things
Dimitry Shaytan, Lomonosov Moscow State University, Russia

Joint 3rd Place:
Inventing Green: Integrating Sustainability into Innovation and Entrepreneurship Curriculum
Cindy Gilbert, Minneapolis College of Art and Design, Minnesota, USA

Embedding Entrepreneurial Competencies in the Curriculum
David Gibson, Liverpool John Moores University, UK

Special Merit:
“Ruta del Emprendimiento” A Joint Effort to have Strong Entrepreneurs"
Molina Viviana, Universidad Autónoma de Manizales and María Paulina Vásquez Varela Universidad de Manizales, Columbia