Programme

  1. 09:30 - 10:00 Registration and coffee
  2. 10:00 - 10:10 Welcome address
  3. 10:10 - 10:55 Professor Garett Jones "IQ and Wealth and its Role in Productivity and Economic Growth"
  4. 10:55 - 11:40 Yvette Baggen "Entrepreneurship and Social Capital" 
  5. 11:40 - 13:00 Lunch
  6. 13:00 - 15:00 Parallel session: 

    1. Hilkka Heikkilä, Hanna Hauvala, Leena Erälinna & Leena Pölkki "What Makes Local Food Addictive? - Stories on Importance of Social Capital for Local Food Entrepreneurs"
    2. J. Hanns Pichler "Entrepreneurship and Innovation as Capitalist Dialectics. A Schumpeterian Perspective"
    3. Birgit Paasma & Ljudmila Umarova "Mapping of Appropriate Measurements for Evaluating an Organisations’ Success"
    4. Valters Bolevics "Impact of Seaports in the Economies of the Baltic States"
    5. Dr. Mikhail Nemilentsev "Entrepreneurship Education and Social Capital: Entreetelä-Savo Project"
    6. Juha Tall, Kirsti Sorama & Elina Varamäki "SME Business Transfer Management in Rural Regions"
    7. Berit Veske "Vocational Aptitude and the Flexibility of Specialty Exchange in Higher Education as Employees Future Value Raising Elements"
    8. Mare Kurvits "Social Capital in Estonia - Potential for Economic Growth?"
    9. Tuuli Stewart "Subordinates-Involved Governance (SIG) Model"
  7. 15:00 - 15:15 Coffee Break
  8. 15:15 - 16:00 Professor Ute Stephan "Social Capital and Social and Commercial Entrepreneurship"
  9. 16:00 - 16:15 Summary