This workshop, builds on the highly rated and successful two day IE workshops held at University of Edinburgh Business School in April 2013 and April 2014.

Event Name International Workshop on International Entrepreneurship
Start Date 1st Jul 2019 10:26am
End Date 2nd Jul 2019 10:26am
Duration 1 day

The journey of International Entrepreneurship methodologies and the exploration of new promising topics

About the event

This workshop is presented by a team member that organised the highly rated and successful two day IE workshops held at the University of Edinburgh Business School in April 2013 and April 2014. 

The audience for this workshop will be junior and senior scholars, doctoral students, University of Greenwich staff from around the world who have an interest in the fields of International Entrepreneurship and International Business.

The Workshop invites abstracts and papers for several key track themes in International Entrepreneurship including:

  • Methods in International Entrepreneurship
  • Family firms in International Entrepreneurship 
  • Networks in Internationalisation
  • Internationalisation from and to Emerging Markets

Workshop Flyer

Booking and Registration here

The Workshop will also involve discussions held by Keynote Speakers:

Professor Emmanuella Plakoyiannaki - Emmanuella is a Professor of International Business at Leeds University Business School (LUBS), UK. She is also Co-Chair of the International Business/International Management SIG of the British Academy of Management (BAM) and the Co-Chair of the Northern Advanced Research Training Initiative (NARTI). Her research interests refer to qualitative research, international business and entrepreneurship, as well as consumer behaviour.

Professor Leppäaho (Kontinen) - Tanja works as a Professor of Growth Entrepreneurship at LUT University, Finland. Before this Tanja worked as a Professor of Entrepreneurship at the University of Jyvaskyla and University of Edinburgh Business School. Tanja's areas of interest are international entrepreneurship, networking, family firms, longitudinal internationalisation process, and qualitative methodology.

Professor Kevin Ibeh - Kevin is a Professor of Marketing and International Business and Pro Vice Master at Birkbeck, University of London, where he recently hosted/organised the 19th McGill International Entrepreneurship Conference and the 43rd AIB UKI Chapter Conference. Professor Ibeh's research interests encompass firm internationalisation, international entrepreneurship[ (IE) and multinational expansion among SME's and developing economy firms.

Important Information

Submission Guidelines

The abstract should position the article in the existing literature, explain the research design and methodology, present the empirical results (if it is an empirical paper) and the main theoretical contributions.

  • The abstract should be a maximum of 2,000 words not including title, authors' names and affiliations and track selected.
  • It should be single spaced using Times New Roman 12 point font.
  • All abstracts should be sent to Spiros Batas -
  • All abstracts will be double blind reviewed.
  • Authors will be notified via email about the acceptance of their abstract.

June 17, 2019 - Submission deadline for Abstracts

June 20, 2019 - Notification of Abstract acceptance

June 24, 2019 - Registration deadline

July 1-2 2019 - International Workshop

Registration Process

Booking will be available shortly.

Once researchers are notified for the acceptance of their abstracts, they can register their participation in the international workshop by June 7, 2019. The registration/participation fees including the networking event on July 1, 2019 are as follows:

  • PhD students £80
  • Scholars presenting papers £100
  • Scholars not presenting papers £110

Since this is a competitive event and limited seating will be available, early submission and registration are highly recommended to avoid any disappointment.

Contact: Business School Events Team
Telephone: 020 8331 7574 
Office opening times: 9am to 5pm