ISBE 2019 Best Paper Awards

ISBE 2019 AWARD NOMINATIONS

Conference delegates & ISBE members can view full papers (where authors have given permission) via the ISBE 2019 Conference App. Presentation times for nominated papers can be found by searching the ISBE 2019 Programme.

PRESIDENT’S AWARD FOR BEST PAPER BY AN EARLY CAREER RESEARCHER

Nominations:

Digital Gaming Industry in Global-Local Crossings: Comparative Study of UK, China and Brazil

Zimu Xu, Gideon Maas, Paul Jones, Joan Lockyer

Creating Space to Question

Catherine Brentnall, Jen Huntsley

Analysis of the cross-regional flow of venture capital investments in the United Kingdom

Babangida Kure Yohanna, Yannis Pierrakis

Exploring Strategic Behaviours of Family Businesses in Sub-Saharan African Context: Does Family Involvement and the Size of the Firm Matter?

William Murithi, Natalia Vershinina

Using collective impact and smart cities to tackle social challenges

Milad Pirayegar, Gregory Fleet

Pre-foundation imprinting as a determinant of post-foundation early market entry: examining the role of external support during USO creation

Lisa Messina, Kristel Miller, Nola Hewitt-Dundas

Exploring the Relationship between Welsh Government Entrepreneurship Policy and Attitudes Towards Entrepreneurship Among Welsh Students

Daniel Roberts

BEST RESEARCH & KNOWLEDGE EXCHANGE PAPER 

Nominations:

Addressing the business support needs for refugee ventures in Glasgow

Chanel Bikorimana, Geoffrey Whittam

Entrepreneurial Intent on Induction to Undergraduate Business Courses: A Comparison of Two Higher Education Institutions in the UK

Charlotte Carey, Pete McLuskie, Kelly Smith, Tom Williamson

New frontier? The changed face of Welsh schooling integrates enterprise

Andy Penaluna, Kathryn Penaluna

Investing across frontiers: A study of venture capital investment approval practices in Europe and US

Keith Arundale

It Took A Riot….UK Policymaking for Ethnic Minority Entrepreneurship

Richard Roberts, Monder Ram, Trevor Jones

Next generation’s commitment to continue family business

Tarja Römer-Paakkanen, Hannele Rautamäki

BEST PAPER IN TRACK

Nominations:

Business Creation, Early Stage Development and Business Closure

Pre-foundation imprinting as a determinant of post-foundation early market entry: examining the role of external support during USO creation

Lisa Messina, Kristel Miller, Nola Hewitt-Dundas

Walk in the Park: a Science-based Venture Location Journey

Leigh Morland

Business Support, Strategies and Practice

Mapping Entrepreneurship Support Provision in Entrepreneurial Ecosystems

Michaela Hruskova, Colin Mason

Fostering graduate entrepreneurship within Arts and Humanities: Spaces for WalesTowards a sustainable university led system of support for MSMEs: A focus on the West Midlands region

Adam West, Kathryn Penaluna, Shelley Doolan, Alan Waldron

Towards a sustainable university led system of support for MSMEs: A focus on the West Midlands region

Tom Williamson, Joan Lockyer

Creative Industries Entrepreneurship

How does network funding enhance cultural and artistic collaboration across regions?

Lene Foss, Donatella De Paoli

D-commerce Business Models’ Adoption by Emerging Fashion Designers in London

Galina A. Gornostaeva, Marko Stupar

Digital Gaming Industry in Global-Local Crossings: Comparative Study of UK, China and Brazil

Zimu Xu, Gideon Maas, Paul Jones, Joan Lockyer

Enterprise Education

On the Matter of Evidencing Transformative Learning in Enterprise/Entrepreneurship Education

Elinor Vettraino, Colin Jones

A Systematic Mapping and Review of the Entrepreneurship Educators’ Role, Profile and Cognition

Andrea Lane

Frontiers or barriers? Re-evaluating Trajectories for the Entrepreneurial Educator

Kathryn Penaluna, Marge Taks, Andy Penaluna, Colin Jones

Entrepreneurial Finance

Angel investing in Peru. What should be done to strengthen a market with high institutional voids?

Gianni Romaní, Karen Weinberger, Miguel Atienza

Towards a Green New Deal: Lowering the Financing Barriers for CleanTech Ventures

Robyn Owen, Othmar Lehner, Fergus Lyon, Geraldine Brennan

The effectiveness of the Enterprise Investment Schemes in Scotland

Margaret Coughtrie

Entrepreneurial Governance

LCDCs and the Irish Local Authority structure: good entrepreneurial governance or a bureaucratic quango?

Josephine Browne, Therese Moylan

Conceptualising Entrepreneurial Ecosystems as Governance Networks

Michaela Hruskova

The role of public sector actors in shaping entrepreneurial governance: collaborative heroism or thuggery?

Kate Broadhurst

Entrepreneurial Practitioner Learning

Radically Reflexive Narrative: advising conversation as the co-construction of strategic space

Rachelle Andrews

Fostering the small business as a learning organisation

Konstantinos Biginas, Antonia Koumproglou, Peter Wyer, Shaun Bowman

Small businesses as emotional worlds: a study of the emotional experiences of owner-managers and their impacts

Bernice Humphries, Gerald Watts

Entrepreneurship in Minority Groups

The intersection of poverty with disability, incapacity and the self-employment experience in the UK

Rebecca Stirzaker, Laura Galloway, Laura Jackman, Isla Kapasi, Andreea Mihut

It Took A Riot….UK Policymaking for Ethnic Minority Entrepreneurship

Richard Roberts, Monder Ram, Trevor Jones

Family and Community Business

Retirement styles in the small family business: A case study

Richard Telling

The postponed succession in family SMEs. An investigation of socio-cognitive factors affecting business transmission planning

Filippo Ferrari

Sense-making in small family firms: How do we learn more about the emotional experiences of creating sustainable practices

Jane Glover, Anne Touboulic

Freelancing, Solo Self-Employment and Gig Economy Working

TO BE CONFIRMED

Gender and Enterprise

Lived experiences of female social-housing residents: Stories examining entrepreneurship support needs

Sundas Hussain, Charlotte Carey

Resilient identities: Refugee women defining their entrepreneurial selves

Ketch Adeeko

Forging the Entrepreneur and Entrepreneurship as Masculine in a Rural Industrial Community

Annie Roos, Katarina Pettersson

International Entrepreneurship

What Motivates Entrepreneurs in a Challenging Socio-Economic Context: Sri Lankan entrepreneurs experiences

Jeeva Shepperson, Lorraine Watkins-Mathys, Jennifer Tilbury

The effect of outward and inward internationalisation on different types of innovation: is the relationship different in different-sized SMEs?

Bochra Idris, George Saridakis, Zaheer Khan

Contextualisation of Culture in Entrepreneurs Activities:Evidence from Jordan

Rana Zayadin, Antonella Zucchella,Nisreen Ameen, Craig Duckworth

Networks, Innovation and Policy

The Mittelstand Mindset in a digital age: Comparing UK and German automotive SMEs

Stephen Roper, Jane Bourke

University Engagement and Productivity in Innovative SMEs: An Empirical Assessment

Andrew Johnston, Daniel Prokop

Exploring the Relationship between Welsh Government Entrepreneurship Policy and Attitudes Towards Entrepreneurship Among Welsh Students

Daniel Roberts

Rural Enterprise

Farm Innovation and Technology Adoption: Drivers, Barriers and Success Factors

Peter Gittins

Strategic entrepreneurship: A new frontier for small farm competitiveness

Afamefuna Obi, Juliette Wilson, Andrea Tonner

Reshaping space through pooled entrepreneuring – synergies and ripples in a rural micro-venture network

Richard Ferguson

SME Growth and Performance: quantitative perspectives

Publicly funded research centres and business investment in science: Reaching for the endless frontier

Kevin Mulligan, Helena Lenihan, Justin Doran, Stephen Roper

Growth Expectation, Growth and Financial Constraints

Thao Nguyen, Stuart Fraser, Kevin Mole

Social, Environmental and Ethical Enterprise

Social Enterprise Journeys

Katie Aitken-McDermott

Social enterprise and entrepreneurial intention: an empirical exploration in Scotland

Rebecca Stirzaker, Laura  Galloway, Jatta Muhonen, Dimitris Christopoulos

Living an Authentic Life: Social Entrepreneurship as Verifying Identity Work

Aviel Cogan, Tobias Pret

Technology Entrepreneurship

Enacting Pure Digital Entrepreneurship – Mechanisms Driving New Venture Creation

Kisito Futonge Nzembayie, Anthony Buckley, Thomas Cooney

Making Sense of Consumer Interaction between SMEs and Social Media from a Uses and Gratification Theory (UGT) Perspective

Phil Smith

Does Employee Engagement and Internet-based Technology cause Customer Satisfaction? Connecting the Dots!

Jones Oluchukwu Mordi, Ade Oriade, Yong Wang, Roya Rahimi