Welcome to 14th Entrepreneurship Education Conference 30 September – 1 October 2020 to Mikkeli! Scientific Association for Entrepreneurship Education organizes Entrepreneurship Education Conference in cooperation with Xamkin Small Business Center and Mikkeli University Consortium, LUT School of Business and Management (Mikkeli unit).

NOTICE. Entrepreneurship Education Conference 2020 is organized in exceptional circumstances and it will effect on the practical arrangements. Safety is extremely important.

Due to the situation the limit of the people allowed to the campus is max 50. To other participants the event will be organized online.

Safety distance is noticed in all the arrangements. If you want to use a mask, take your own with you to the conference. We might offer masks, but own is always the best. Use of the hand sanitizer is enabled in all rooms and situations.

Please do not arrive to the face-to-face event, in case you feel sick. If you are still able to participate online, you can change your way of participation until the very last minute. Changes in the way of participation will be noticed in the final participation fee invoicing after the conference.

Read the whole information below (in Finnish, later in English) and get familiar with the changes (e.g. registration).

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REGISTRATION

I WANT TO PARTICIPATE FACE-TO-FACE

If you want to participate to the face-to-face event, register here. Places are limited. You can find more information below from this website.

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I HAVE ALREADY REGISTERED

If you have already registered to the event – you don't have to do anything. In case you want to change your way of participation from face-to-face to online, inform about it via link below. Your place will be free for someone else.

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REGISTRATION

FACE-TO-FACE PARTICIPATION

If you join the Scientific Association for Entrepreneurship Education or you are already a member:
Fee 200 € (incl. participation and member fee)

In case you are not a member of the association and you don't want to join the association:
Fee 240 € (incl. participation)

Participation fee includes the possibility to hold a stand in the event.

ONLINE PARTICIPATION

If you join the Scientific Association for Entrepreneurship Education or you are already a member:
Fee 100 € (incl. participation)

In case you are not a member of the association and you don't want to join the association:
Fee 150 € (incl. participation)

PLEASE NOTE!
Invoicing will be done in fall when the implementation of the event is confirmed.
Cancellation can be done free of charge until 31 August 2020.

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PROGRAMME

TUESDAY 29 SEPTEMBER 2020

RESEARCH WORKSHOP

Entrepreneurship Education Association organizes virtual research workshop on Tuesday 29 September at 9:00-15:00.

The research workshop will be led by Professor Ulla Hytti from the University of Turku and it will be implemented online at Zoom.

This year the theme of the research workshop will be research methodology and especially the importance of transparency in the analysis. Participants will receive hints and peer review for their research methodology questions. Participants are asked to deliver methodology paragraph, incl. materials, methods and the discription of the analysis of the article that is in the works. Also include your research question and a short sample of your research results. All together max. 5 pages.

Inform yourself as a participant 22 September 2020 at the latest via e-mail to Ulla Hytti ullhyt@utu.fi.

WEDNESDAY 30 SEPTEMBER 2020

XAMK MIKKELI CAMPUS

PATTERISTONKATU 2D

 

9:00 – 11:00 Pre-programme: possibility to visit Saimaa Stadiumi

11:00 Lunch (soup) + registration

12:00 – 13:30 Key Note Prof. Simon Down: Teaching start-up in North Korea “Reflections on teaching Western entrepreneurship education in extreme contexts”

13:30 – 14:00 Afternoon coffee and networking

14:00 – 16:00 Research sessions and workshops

16:00 – 17:00 On the footprints of Mannerheim: guided tour and walk back to hotel

17:00 – 18:00 Accommodation

18:30 – 20:00 Evening programme: Reception from city of Mikkeli

THURSDAY 1 OCTOBER 2020

LUT CAMPUS

LÖNNROTINKATU 5

 

8:30 – 9:00 Morning coffee

9:00 – 10:00 Key note Prof. Johannes Lindner: “Entrepreneurship Education from Elementary Education to University – Entrepreneurial Challenge based Learning”

10:00 – 11:00 Panel Discussion: Voice of entrepreneur – the thoughts and views of entrepreneurs on entrepreneurship education

11:00 – 12:30 Research sessions and workshops

12:30 – 13:00 Lunch summary and introduction to YKTT2021

THEME: INTENSIVELY IN ENTREPRENEURSHIP

  • By the path model of entrepreneurship
  • Entrepreneurship education and the aims of sustainable development
  • Experiential learning
  • Entrepreneurship education as a tool for regional development
  • Entrepreneurship as an part of entrepreneurship ecosystem

Inspiring speeches, research presentations and workshops!

 

Guidelines for writers

GUIDELINES FOR ABSTRACTS:

  • Send your abstract via e-mail in a word-format (.doc., .docx or .rtf) to: yktt2020@xamk.fi
  • Title of the e-mail: YKTT2020 and the main title of your abstract
  • Inform in the e-mail the writer / writers of the abstract, the organisation they represent and an e-mail address
  • The max. limit for the main title is 10 words
  • The max. limit for the abstract is 2000 marks
  • Max. of 6 keywords

ABSTRACT SHOULD ANSWER TO THE FOLLOWING QUESTIONS:

  • What is the meaning of your presentation / research? Why is your research interesting?
  • Presenting the problem: in what research questions are you aiming to answer?
  • Methods and material: what methods and materials are you using in your research?
  • Results: describe your results informatively and concisely

The last day to leave the abstract is 15 June, 2020.
The announcement of the accepted abstracts will be sent by 25 June, 2020.

GUIDELINES FOR THE ARTICLES:

  • The max. length of the article is 20 pages
  • The writer ensures that the layout and spelling follows the given instructions
  • The recommended font is Times New Roman, size 12, in titles size 14 and bold
  • Use spacing 1,5 and leave an empty space between the paragraphs
  • Add the name of the writer / writers, organisation and an e-mail address after the main title
  • In references use the style of APA 6 (American Psychological Association)
  • Do not use hyphenation or special formatting in the text
  • Do not add notices or references in the end of sentences or paragraphs
  • Keep the pictures, diagrams and charts as small as possible
  • The writer is responsible for taking care of copyrights.

You can use the frame presented here:

  • Main title (max. 10 words), writer information after the main title
  • Abstract and key words (usually 4-6 describing key words)
  • Introduction and the aim of the research
  • Main concepts and theoretical framework
  • Methodology, presentation of the material, analysis and the results
  • Reflection
  • References

Send the article to evaluation by 31 August, 2020 in a Word-format
(.doc, .docx or .rtf) to yktt2020@xamk.fi. Name the e-mail with the main title of the article and add the name of the first writer.

ABSTRACT

The last day to leave the abstract is 15 June, 2020.
The announcement of the accepted abstracts will be sent by 25 June, 2020.

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ARTICLE

Send the article to evaluation by 31 August, 2020

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ARRIVAL

ACCOMMODATION

Remember to reserve your accommodation!

DIRECTIONS

More information coming soon.

MORE INFORMATION

ANNE GUSTAFSSON-PESONEN

Xamk Pienyrityskeskus
anne.gustafsson-pesonen@xamk.fi
p. 040 834 4217

CONTACT

ELISA KAASINEN

Xamk Pienyrityskeskus
elisa.kaasinen@xamk.fi
p. 040 185 1677

CONTACT

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