European Council for Small Business and Entrepreneurship
Engaged entrepreneurship research in Europe

The abstract submission deadline for the 5th 3E Conference – ECSB Entrepreneurship Education Conference to be held in Cork, Ireland, on May 10-12, 2017 has been extended to 14 December 2016.

Following the format launched at 3E 2016, the conference is a 3-day event starting with a practitioner day on Wednesday 10 May. There are two calls, one for research papers and the other for practitioner development workshops (PDWs).

Conference theme: Building for the Future – Entrepreneurship Education, Training and Policy


  • Entrepreneurship education for non-business students
  • Entrepreneurial “classrooms”
  • Social and civic entrepreneurship education
  • Pedagogical theories in entrepreneurship education
  • Online and blended-learning approaches
  • Engagement, impact and evaluation
  • Innovations in assessment
  • Values, ethics and critiques of entrepreneurship education
  • Learning philosophies in entrepreneurship education
  • Gender perspectives in entrepreneurship education
  • Entrepreneurial universities
  • Student incubator initiatives
  • Entrepreneurship education policy
  • Case studies in entrepreneurship education



Submission deadline (extended): 14 December 2016
Decisions on abstracts with feedback by: 20 January 2017
Full paper submission deadline: 19 March 2017
Early-Bird Registration Deadline: 15 March 2017


Submission guidelines and more information available at the conference website: