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PhD Entrepreneurship Academy, 4-6 May, 2020, Liverpool

The PhD Entrepreneurship Academy is intended for PhD students and early career researchers within two years of graduation who want to get a deep understanding of entrepreneurship as a field, classic and modern theories of entrepreneurship, innovative research methods, conceptual modelling and theorising and how to publish in entrepreneurship journals. In addition, each participant will have the opportunitiy to receive feedback on their research project and overall guidance around how they can both develop a publication strategy and embed impact early on, in their PhD projects.

If you wish to attend please complete a single PDF document with paper abstract or dissertation overview (300 words max) and a short bio (100 words max). Proposals at any stage of development are welcome. You will receive a notification that a place is allocated to you by 15 March 2020. Please do not make any travel arrangements until you have received confirmation of a place.

Submit your application, as soon as possible to cei@liverpool.ac.uk

Pablo Munoz received Atlas Award

Professor Pablo Munoz was awarded the Elsevier Atlas Award for his paper entitled "Poverty and the varieties of entrepreneurship in the pursuit of prosperity. The Atlas award showcases research that could signficantly impact people's lives around the world, or has already done so. Read the full news article here.

PhD Entrepreneurship Academy, 16-17 May, 2019, Liverpool

Hosted by the Centre for Entrepreneurship at University of Liverpool Management School, the PhD Entrepreneurship Academy is intended for PhD students and early researchers who want to get a deep understanding of entrepreneurship as field, classic and modern theories of entrepreneurship, innovative research methods, conceptual modelling and theorising and how to publish in entrepreneurship journals and embed impact early on into their PhD projects. This two day event gathers every year with between 20 and 25 promising PhD students and senior researchers championing ground-breaking, impactful research on entrepreneurship across multiple sub-domains.

This video shows the positive outcomes identified by delegates and facilitators during the two day academy.

PhD/ECR Latin American Academy, 6-8 March, 2019, Santiago, Chile

The PhD/ECR Latin American Academy is an annual event co-organised by the Centre for Entrepreneurship in collaboration with Academia B in Latin America and hosted by local universities. It aims to support Latin American researchers during the early stages of their careers. This three day event convenes every year, 20 to 25 promising ECRs and eight mentors interested in advancing research in the region at the intersection of business, enterprise and sustainable development. The 2017 Academy was hosted by the University of Sao Paulo in Brazil. The 2019 Academy was hosted by Universidad del Desarollo in Chile and the 2020 Academy will be hosted by INCAE Business School in Costa Rica.

Entrepreneurship research impact award

The entrepreneurship research impact award seeks to encourage and celebrate methodologically rigorous and societally beneficial entrepreneurship studies contributing knowledge with the potential to make the world a better place. The application for papers with demonstrated impact on entrepreneurship policy or practice will open in the summer of 2019.