|2009 International Workshop
In honour of Giorgio Gagliani
Entrepreneurship, Creativity and Innovation
Cassino (FR) - Italy - April 2-3 2009
In recent years there has been growing awareness of the importance of entrepreneurship for creativity, innovation and growth. On these grounds, governments around the world are increasingly implementing policies designed to promote entrepreneurship. There is wide consensus that entrepreneurial talent lies in the ability to recognize and exploit market opportunities by taking the relevant risky decisions. The nature of the discovery and exploitation processes, and therefore also the entrepreneurial opportunities and their expression, are influenced in essential ways by institutions and technology. The sort of entrepreneurial talent required to exploit these opportunities is similarly influenced. Based on these premises, the aim of this workshop is to investigate the sources of entrepreneurial human capital and the links between creativity, entrepreneurship and innovation.
In particular, the workshop provides an opportunity for all those interested in the Economics of Entrepreneurship and Creativity to exchange ideas on the following topics:
The speakers will be:
The workshop is open to a maximum of 30 outside participants, including young researchers, post-doctoral students, and professionals from business, government and non-governmental institutions.
The registration fee to attend the Workshop will be €150 (including meals). Deadline for registration: 25/03/2009
The workshop will be held at the University of Cassino, Faculty of Economics, Room 2.20 (2nd floor)
Hotel al Boschetto
Please make your reservation before March, 25th: we cannot guarantee rooms after that date.
How to reach the University of Cassino (Map of Cassino)
You can reach Cassino from Rome by train. The train timetable can bee looked up on the internet at the following address: www.trenitalia.it. Trains to Cassino leave from Termini train station in Rome, where the train from Leonardo De Vinci arrives.
The workshop website at http://dipse.unicas.it/eci2009 provides updated information concerning the scientific program, registration details, registration forms, travel and accommodation facilities, etc.
Questions may be directed to the workshop organizers: