International Council for Small Business (ICSB)
ICSB serves as an umbrella organization that integrates the activities of diverse organizations and professionals who deal directly with small business. It creates and distributes new information on small business management and entrepreneurial development. Ideas drawn from government, education, and commerce are provided to the small business community through the efforts of Council members.
The European Institute for Advanced Studies in Management (EIASM)
EIASM is an International Network for Management Research and Teaching that contains over 23,000 Management Scientists from all over the World. On their website you will find information about the European Institute and its activities, about its Academic Council (the body of Institutional Members), about the people involved, about the European Associations and the projects administered by EIASM, and about other events and subjects relevant to Management Researchers.
The European Entrepreneurship Case Study Resource Centre (EECSRC)
The European Entrepreneurship Case Study Resource Centre (EECSRC) was established as part of a European Commission Call for Proposals entitled ‘Entrepreneurial Culture of Young People, and Entrepreneurship Education’ (ENT/CIP/09/E/N02S001). A number of reports produced by the European Commission had identified entrepreneurship education as a critical element for achieving economic growth and creating employment. The European Commission’s commitment to entrepreneurship education is reflected throughout the EECSRC website.
European Association of Craft, Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises (UEAPME)
UEAPME is the employer’s organisation representing the interests, at European level, of crafts, trades and SMEs in the European Union and countries applying for accession to the European Union. It is a non-profit seeking and non-partisan. Its 75 member organisations (as of December 2002) consist of national cross-sectorial federations, European branch federations and other associate members which support the SME family.
Institutet för Entreprenörskaps- och små företagsforskning (ESBRI)
ESBRI is an independent research institute located in Stockholm, Sweden. The objectives of ESBRI are to conduct research on entrepreneurship and small and medium sized enterprises; initiate and develop undergraduate and graduate education/training and actively participate in the public debate and the dissemination of research results to both the research community and to the public. ESBRI offers a Knowledge Bank that contains e.g. audio files and links to conferences on entrepreneurship.
Enterprise Europe Network
The Enterprise Europe Network is the world’s largest support network for small and medium sized businesses (SMEs) with international ambitions. It has 3,000 experts across 600 member organisations in more than 60 countries. Member organisations include chambers of commerce and industry, technology centres, and research institutes.
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