Erasmus Entrepreneurship Congress


Speakers


Abstract

The congress includes a lecture on the history of entrepreneurship research by Roy Thurik, who is Professor in Economics and Entrepreneurship, and a presentation of the results of the Entrepreneurship Index – a benchmarking tool for entrepreneurs – by Justin Jansen, Professor in Corporate Entrepreneurship.

Program

 

15:00

 
 

Reception
Networking with coffee (C-hall)

 
 

16:00

 
 

Welcome
Hendrik Halbe (Director Erasmus Centre for Entrepreneurship)

 
 

 

 
 

Launching ECE
Pauline van der Meer Mohr (President of the executive board of the EUR)

 
 

RESEARCH

 
 

 

 
 

16:20 

 
 

The history of Entrepreneurship research
Roy Thurik (Professor in Economics and Entrepreneurship)

 
 

 

 
 

Insights from the Entrepreneurship Index
Justin Jansen (Professor in Corporate Entrepreneurship)

 
 

POLICY

 
 

 

 
 

17:00

 
 

Reviewing a policy
Scholarship Program on Entrepreneurship (SPOE)

 
 

 

 
 

The Roundabout "The Ecosystem"

     
  • Eric San Giorgi (SPOE scholar)
  • Korstiaan Zandvliet (Founder Symbid)
  • Rinke Zonneveld (Director Entrepreneurship Economic Affairs)
  • Eric Claassen (Professor Knowledge Transfer) 
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Launch of the Erasmus Entrepreneurship Fund                             

 
 

18:00 – 18:30

 
 

BREAK
Networking and sharing knowledge
Share what you can offer and what you need 

 
 

BUSINESS

 
 

 

 
 

18:30

 
 

Introducing the ECE Board of Advisors

 
 

  

 
 

The Roundabout "Start-up to Scale-up"

     
  • Willem Sodderland (Founder Buzzer)
  • Marcel Broersma (Founder Flex & Peak Value)
  • Yolanda Eijgenstein (Serial Entrepreneur)
  • Kees de Jong (Serial Entrepreneur)
  • Noud van den Boer (Director Koninklijke van den Boer Groep)
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19:15  

 
 

In the Spotlight

 
 

19:30

 
 

Drinks with the ECE family