Championing Difference – Exploring Entrepreneurship Amongst the Socially Excluded

Event Details

Championing Difference – Exploring Entrepreneurship Amongst the Socially Excluded

Time: September 7, 2017 from 9:45am to 4:15pm
Location: Room LS2/09, Lockside Building
Street: University of Huddersfield, Queensgate
City/Town: Huddersfield, HD1 3DH
Event Type: isbe, symposium
Organized By: ISBE/International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Innovation
Latest Activity: Aug 20, 2017

Export to Outlook or iCal (.ics)

Event Description

Championing Difference – Exploring Entrepreneurship Amongst the Socially Excluded

We are very pleased to invite you to attend a free one day symposium investigating entrepreneurship amongst socially excluded individuals and groups. This interactive symposium, which is of increasing importance in the light of recent political and economic events, brings together academics, entrepreneurs and policy makers to discuss and explore this important issue. Attendees will gain insights into contemporary research taking place in this domain and, crucially, will be encouraged to consider ways in which research, policy and practice can work together to encourage and support entrepreneurship amongst socially excluded individuals and groups.

Arrival and Registration 9:45 – 10:00 AM

Welcome and Introduction 10:00 – 10:15 AM

Key Note Speech: Professor Kiran Trehan
(Centre for Research into Ethnic Minority Entrepreneurship, University of Birmingham) 10:15 – 11:00 AM

Academic Presentations 11:00 – 12:00 PM

Lunch Break 12:00 – 12:40 PM

Insights from Policy and Practice:
Florentine Bootha-King, (Founder of the Elim ESOL Centre) 12:40 – 01:10 PM
Sue Weston, (Kirklees Council) 1:10 – 1:40 PM
Lauren Deakin-Davies, (Musician, Music Producer and Entrepreneur) 1:40 – 2:10 PM

Coffee Break 2:10 – 2:30 PM

Academic Presentations 2:30 – 3:30 PM

How Can We Move the Agenda Forward?
Group Discussions;
Feedback and Action Points 3:30 – 4:00 PM

Concluding Comments and Close 4:00 – 4:15 PM

This symposium is linked to a forthcoming special issue of the International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Innovation (http://journals.sagepub.com/pb-assets/cmscontent/IEI/IJEI_Championing_Difference_CfP.pdf).


To register your attendance, please click here.


For further information please contact Dr Bejan Analoui (b.analoui@hud.ac.uk).

Comment Wall

Add a Comment

RSVP for Championing Difference – Exploring Entrepreneurship Amongst the Socially Excluded to add comments!

Join The AMED Network

Attending (1)

Latest Activity

AMED Admin updated an event
Thumbnail

An introduction to group dynamics, with Tim Thomas at Institute of Group Analysis, London

February 26, 2020 at 8:30am to March 18, 2020 at 10am
Monday
AMED Admin updated an event
Nov 7
Mark McKergow posted a status
"Hi everyone, I am now based in Edinburgh, Scotland and having a great time connecting with the folks up here north of the border."
Nov 5
Mark McKergow updated their profile
Nov 5

O&P News

O&P back issues now for sale. 

We have a rich library of O&P issues and individual articles in electronic format going back to 1994, just waiting for you. Copy of order form for back issues of e-O&P in MS Word format.

 

Make sure you can reach the Full AMED Members' page or the O&P Subscribers' page to download the latest edition.

Not yet a member or subscriber?
Click here for synopses of recent editions.

© 2019   Created by AMED Admin.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service