2013 Free State (South Africa) enterPRIZE Job Creation Challenge is here! Featured
The competition, launched in Bloemfonte last week, is a partnership between Detea, Seda, FICA and the ILO with generous sponsorships from the private sector, universities and business associations.
The goal of the competition is to create decent jobs through small and medium enterprise development.
The competition is open for entries until 26 April 2013 for emerging, new and established enterprises based in the Free State province.
For more information about the challenge, to register for one of the challenge workshops throughout the province and to enter the competition visit www.enterprizejobchallenge.co.za
KAB part of the Academy on Sustainable Enterprise Development / CLE à l'Université d'été pour le développement de l'entreprise durable
KAB will be one more time part of the Academy on Sustainable Enterprise Development, which will be taking place from 17th to 28th June 2013
You can have a look at the flyer and REGISTER online.
L'université d'été pour le développement de l'entreprise durable enseignera
une fois de plus CLE, et se déroulera du 17 au 28 Juin 2013
Inscrivez-vous ICI et consultez la brochure jointe (en anglais)
Workshop on Education and Learning Issues in Entrepreneurship: call for Paper
The National and Kapodistrian University of Athens organizes a workshop on Education and Learning Issues in Entrepreneurship from 3 to 5th July 2013.
The workshop aims to bring together scholars from both Entrepreneurship and Education to address issues on understanding and promoting entrepreneurship. A priority of the field is the development of entrepreneurial theory along with innovative instruction to facilitate formal or informal entrepreneurial learning. A theory for entrepreneurship requires understanding of personal and societal factors as well as appropriate modeling. Challenges in entrepreneurship education include the design of relevant courses and the development of instruction that fosters innovation and business venturing. The workshop will consider themes such as: entrepreneurial learning, entrepreneurial competencies, entrepreneurship educationand entrepreneurship and lifelong learning.
Learn more about the workshop here.
Practical learning of entrepreneurs and its relationship to learning theories;
Learning associated with entrepreneurial decision making and beliefs;
Learning as a component for entrepreneurship theory development;
Entrepreneurial competencies and traits of habitual, latent, nascent or expert entrepreneurs;
Entrepreneurial competencies for entrepreneurship education and training;
Entrepreneurial career counselling;
Entrepreneurial curricula in different contexts, countries, groups and levels of education;
Innovative instruction and learning activities;
The impact of entrepreneurship education and training;
Entrepreneurship as a capacity for lifelong learning;
Entrepreneurship in the context of vocational training;
Entrepreneurship and priorities for personal and career development
Abstracts should be written in English, and should reflect the novelty, the findings and the implications of the research contribution. They should be between 300 and 800 words.
Up to 6 keywords should be included with the abstract for classification purposes. The author should classify his/her paper as either conceptual, research, case study, working paper (ongoing Ph.D. work included). Authors should also indicate preference for oralorposter presentation.
For convenience, potential authors may use the following abstract template [MSWord template ].
The abstract should be submitted electronically to firstname.lastname@example.org by March 10th, 2013.
Notification of acceptance will be sent to the corresponding author by April 14th, 2013. All abstracts will be double blind reviewed by the workshop committee.
Accepted papers, either oral or poster, will be included in the workshop proceedings.
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YEN Marketplace Webinar: Technology solutions for M&E
YEN Marketplace organizes another webinar focused on Technology Solutions for M&E:
Monitoring & Evaluation helps focus resources, and make development aid effective. It is often slow, hard, and expensive work: but it doesn't always have to be so. Technology is evolving all the time and new ways of collecting and analysing project data have recently become available. This webinar looks at the different solutions available which make the management, monitoring and analysis of your projects quick, easy and inexpensive. A case study will be introduced to demonstrate how technology is being used to collect data anywhere, using a variety of devices and then analysed and used in reports
The webinar will take place online, on June 27, 2012 at 12:00 PM Europe/London time
Deadline to register : Wed, 06/27/12
To participate, register here