“The European Council for Small Business and Entrepreneurship (ECSB) is a research-driven non-profit organisation whose objective is to facilitate the creation and dissemination of new knowledge through research and the open exchange of ideas between academia, education, policy and practice. The Engaged Entrepreneurship Research in Europe (3E) Conference offers an opportunity for researchers, educators and politicians to debate and exchange their experiences of the major challenges and advances in enterprise education with a special and unique focus on Europe.”

European Council for Small Business and Entrepreneurship

May 2021

Theme: Developing entrepreneurial mindsets through education.


  • An Innovative Computing and Software Entrepreneurship Programme
  • Activating Students’ Entrepreneurial Mindset
  • Joint Entrepreneurship Education PhD Activities
  • Entrepreneurship Education Framework for Professional Training

Abduction – the Key in Entrepreneurship as Everyday Practice

  • Team Development in Entrepreneurship
  • An Experiential Approach to Entrepreneurship Education
  • Entrepreneurship Education Effectiveness Vs Efficiency
  • Tools for the Online Entrepreneurial Classroom
  • Social and Sustainable Entrepreneurship

Besides the conference, the European Council for Small Business and Entrepreneurship also hosts a webinar series with topics such as:

  • Learning as the Key Activity of Entrepreneurial Ecosystems
  • Supervising Masters and PhD Theses
  • Doctoral Students – How to Successfully Complete Your Thesis
  • How to Get Published in an Academic Journal

Moreover, there is a ‘Gender and Entrepreneurship’ special interest group (SIG) to enable collaboration between gender scholars.