Event

2015 EFMD Entrepreneurship Education Conference

Hosted by: CBS - Copenhagen Business School

The event will start on: 25 Feb 15 10:00
And will end on: 27 Feb 15 08:30

Location: Copenhagen, Denmark
Contact:
virginie.heredia-rosa@efmd.org

Theme
Entrepreneurial Leaders, Educators and Students - A mindset for the Future

Target Group
Instructors, professors, programme directors, programme developers, persons involved in entrepreneurship education and in other types of public, private and governmental groups/individuals focused in training, educating and assessing entrepreneurs.

 

More Information

Programme

Wednesday, 25th February 2015
15:00 – 19:30 Registration
16:00 – 16:15 Welcome Session
  • Nadine Burquel, Director Business School Services, EFMD
  • Mette Mønsted, Professor Emeritus, Copenhagen Business School (CBS), DK
  • Paul Hannon, Director, LEAD Wales, Institute for Entrepreneurial Leadership, Swansea University, UK
16:15 – 16:30 Setting the Context – Entrepreneurship in Business Schools
  • Mette Mønsted, Professor Emeritus, Copenhagen Business School (CBS), DK
16:30 – 17:15 World Café Session – Entrepreneurship at CBS
Discussion in roundtables on key elements in relation to entrepreneurship: what they do and how they do it at Copenhagen Business School.
  • Camilla Bartholdy, Copenhagen Business School (CBS) /CSE Entrepreneurship in Society, DK
17:15 – 18:15 Welcome Session: Removing the Old Centrepieces - Job Half Done
Aim: In recent years, the business plan as a centrepiece of entrepreneurial education has been largely shoved aside in favour of a much more experiential and experimental approach. What’s next?
  • John Mullins, London Business School, UK
18:30 – 21:00 Dinner at CBS

 

Thursday, 26th February 2015
8:30 Registration
9:00 – 10:00 Plenary I: Entrepreneurial Students.
How did they do it, why? How were they supported by CBS? Invite 3 companies: social entrepreneurship company, a company that took existing product and transformed it with new business models, and a more technical company.
  • Linisha Palm, Startup PhotoPitch, DK
  • Lars Brøndum Petersen, Startup Retap, DK
  • Alexander Wulff, Startup ABEO, DK
10:00 – 10:20 Q&A
10:20 – 10:30 Sum-up and Identify Challenges for Business Schools.
Participants to discuss among themselves.
10:30 – 11:00 Coffee Break
11:00 – 12:00 Plenary 2: Examples of Models of Embedding Entrepreneurship.
Aim: Identify examples of embedding entrepreneurship in the strategy and policy of the institution (management institution) and investigate how entrepreneurial leadership develops in universities or business schools.
  • Per Holten-Andersen, President of Copenhagen Business School (CBS), DK
  • Tim Bedford, Associate Deputy Principal for Knowledge Exchange and Research Enhancement Professor of Decision and Risk Analysis, Strathclyde University, UK
  • Sahol Hamid Abu Bakar, President of Universiti Teknologi MARA, MY
12:00 – 12:20 Q&A
12:20 – 12:30 Sum-up and Identify Challenges for Business Schools.
Participants to discuss among themselves.
12:30 – 13:30 Lunch
13:30 – 14:00 Introduction to workshop session: The Challenges of Embedding Entrepreneurship in Teaching and Learning.
14:00 – 15:00 Workshop Session 1
Aim: Three persons give 2 minutes presentation each and get 5 minutes to receive their answers and the time left is for discussion on the subjects of the workshop.
  • 1a: Curriculum
    This session focuses on how you have embedded entrepreneurship in your curriculum. What key models and frameworks underpin your approach to curricula design? What are the key challenges for teaching staff and how were these overcome? How have you embedded entrepreneurship curriculum across different disciplines? What teaching methods have the greatest impact on the students? How do we shift educators’ mindset from teaching entrepreneurship as a subject to creating learning opportunities that enable students to develop entrepreneurial capacities?
    • Moderated by Paul Hannon.
  • 1b: Teaching Methods
    This session focus on how to teach entrepreneurship. How do we design, organize and run the learning processes that develop entrepreneurial competences, mindsets and behavior?
    • Moderated by Martin Lauth.
15:00 – 15:30 Coffee Break
15:30 – 16:30 Workshop Session 2
Aim: Three persons give 2 minutes presentation each and get 5 minutes to receive their answers and the time left is for discussion on the subjects of the workshop.
  • 2a: Outcome/ assessment 
    This session will focus on outcomes and assessment: What do we want the students to do, to take away? What is expected from them? And therefore which implications does this have for assessment and outcomes?  How do we evaluate the students? How do we measure the success / efficiency of an entrepreneurship program? Only through the amount of new ventures created? Through changes in students’ entrepreneurial intentions? Through alternative methods?
    • Moderated by Frank Janssen.
  • 2b: Extra-curricular activities
    The session focus on how to support entrepreneurial learning and culture in students through extra-curricula activities? What are different forms of extra-curricula activities in entrepreneurship education, their goals, actors involved and learning outcomes?
    • Moderated by Urve Venesaar.
16:30 – 17:30 Plenary 3: Train the Trainers
  • Thomas Holzmann, Project Manager, Strascheg Center for Entrepreneurship (SCE)
18:00 – 19:00 Visit Copenhagen Business School/CSE Entrepreneurship in Society Incubator
19:00 Bus from CSE to dinner venue. Pick up: Porcelænshaven 26
19:30 – 22:30 Dinner at Skuespilhuset
22:30 Bus to Hotel SAS Blu, Falkoner Allé

 

Friday 27th February 2015
8:30 Registration
9:00 – 10:30 Plenary 4: Stakeholders.
How to engage entrepreneurs in the local ecosystem? What does everyone get out of such a programme? How can everyone contribute to make sure the programme works?
  • Dorthe Haldrup, Project Manager, CBS/CSE 'Go Grow Accelerator Program', DK
  • Søren Bolvig, CEO at BridgeIT and Business Mentor at Go Grow, DK
  • Christian Vintergaard, CEO of Fonden for Entrepreneurship – Young Entreprise Denmark, DK
10:30 – 11:00 Coffee Break
11:00 – 11:45 Brainstorming session.
What are the key take-aways from the conference? What actions need to be taken? Participants will gather in small groups and discuss with their peers.
  • Paul Hannon, Director, LEAD Wales, Institute for Entrepreneurial Leadership, Swansea University, UK
  • William Gartner, Professor of Entrepreneurship and the Art of Innovation, Copenhagen Business School, DK
11:45 – 12:45 Plenary 5: ENTREFESTO: Aphorisms and Clichés for An Entrepreneurial Future.
Aim: Point of view of an Entrepreneur. 
  • William Gartner, Professor of Entrepreneurship and the Art of Innovation, Copenhagen Business School, DK
12:45 – 13:00 Concluding Remarks
13:00 – 14:30 Lunch

Practical Information

 
1. VenueTop
CBS – Copenhagen Business School
CBS Kilen
Kilevej 14 A&B
2000 Frederiksberg
Tel.: +45 3815 3815
 
2. Contact at Copenhagen Business SchoolTop
Camilla Sofani Bartholdy
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T +45 6130 5254 
 
3. RegistrationTop
Online Registration Form
 
4. Fees and PaymentsTop
  • EARLY BIRD UNTIL 21st November 2014
    • 500€ (+25% Danish VAT) members of EFMD
    • 600€ (+25% Danish VAT) affiliate members of EFMD
    • 700€ (+25% Danish VAT) non members of EFMD
  • NORMAL FEE UNTIL 23rd January 2015
    • 600€ (+25% Danish VAT) members of EFMD
    • 700€ (+25% Danish VAT) affiliate members of EFMD
    • 800€ (+25% Danish VAT) non members of EFMD
  • LATE FEE AFTER 23rd January 2015 (Payment by credit card ONLY)
    • 700€ (+25% Danish VAT) members of EFMD
    • 800€ (+25% Danish VAT) affiliate members of EFMD
    • 900€ (+25% Danish VAT) non members of EFMD
Cancellation Policy Date: 23rd January 2015
Cancellations must be confirmed in writing. If MCI, EFMD Conference Secretariat receives notice of your withdrawal before 23rd January 2015, a cancellation administrative fee of 75€ + VAT will be charged. Thereafter, we regret that we are unable to refund any fees. However, in such cases substitutes are welcome at no extra cost as long as EFMD receives notification of the name, title and address of the substitute.
 
5. AccommodationTop
The EFMD Conference Secretariat has negotiated preferential rates in the following hotels:
Radisson Blu
Falkoner Alle 9,
2000 Copenhagen
Danemark
T +45 38 15 80 01

Room Rate Single: 1,195 DKK (160.54 EUR based on exchange rate 25th of September). Prices, per room, per night, including breakfast, free access to the fitness centre and taxes.

Should you decide to book your room at the hotel, please process your reservation through the registration platform by selecting the nights in the corresponding section. Furthermore, please note that a one-night deposit payment is required to guarantee your room. The fee(s) for the remaining night(s) will be paid at the hotel directly.

Reservation deadline 28th December 2014 – after this date, rooms and availability cannot be guaranteed
 
6. Direction to reach CBS - Copenhagen Business School or the hotel(s)Top
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