Programme

  1. 09:30 - 10:00 Registration and coffee
  2. 10:00 - 10:10 Welcome address, Professor Krista Tuulik, Rector of Estonian Entrepreneurship University of Applied Sciences
  3. 10:10 - 10:55 Associate professor Kirsten M. Poulsen "Mentoring for entrepreneurship - sharing a passion for initiatives, innovation and new business"
  4. 10:55 - 11:25 Yrjö Ojasaar "Mentoring in small enterprises"
  5. 11:25 - 11:45 Coffee break
  6. 11:45 - 12:30 Professor Paul Coyle "Entrepreneurial Leadership"
  7. 12:30 - 13:00 Tõnis Arro "Estonia - startup nation of Europe? Bottlenecks and opportunities"
  8. 13:00 - 14:00 Lunch
  9. 14:00 - 16:00 Parallel session I: Entrepreneurial education, values, innovation and partnership as driving forces of entrepreneurship development (English Language)
     

    1. Taimi Elenurm / Tiit Elenurm "The meaning of entrepreneurship for unemployed persons"
    2. Aigars Andersons / Prof. Maira Lescevica "Key factors and strategy for successful investment attraction"
    3. Karin Kuimet / Eneken Titov "The generations of Estonian small business' leaders based on their values"
    4. Dr. Øivind Strand "A long and winding road, lessons learned from the process of developing a knowledge building project with the industry"
    5. Piret Einpaul / Tauno Õunapuu " Planning and distinctions of support system of non-academic staff involved in informing and consulting entrepreneurship students"
    6. Prof. Maira Lescevica "Project Nobanet - opportunities and challenges for development of business and university cooperation"
    7. Ivika Born / Taimi Elenurm "Expectations of the participants"
    8. Prof. Ruth Alas / Tiit Elenurm "Management styles if successful entrepreneurs"
  10. 14:00 - 16:00 Parallel session II: Innovation, cooperation and partnership in entrepreneurship (Russian Language)
     

    1. Dr. Olga Mironova "Optimization of the tax policy of the enterprises in the conditions of use of transfer pricing"
    2. Prof. Vasiltshuk "Entrepreneurship and Development of Scientific and Innovative Activity in the Region" (open microphone)
    3. Dr. Valery Pozdeev "Current issues of analysis of economic security companies"
    4. Prof. Hanon Barabaner "Higher education in new conditions"
    5. Prof. Tatiana Savenkov "Cluster in logistics services"
    6. Jelena Goland "Innovative development of education and educational environment"
    7. Prof. Lukjanov (open microphone)
  11. 14:00 - 16:00 Parallel session III: Mentoring for entrepreneurship by Kirsten M. Poulsen (In this workshop the participants will have the opportunity to explore the dynamics of mentoring in 1-2 interactive exercises using the Mentor+Game and the Mentor’s Many Roles. We will link the exercises to key notions from the speech earlier in the day – and give the participants opportunity to learn, network and gain new insight into how mentoring could be of benefit to themselves – as mentors or mentees – and to their organizations)
  12. 16:00 - 16:15 Summary