EUROPEAN ENTREPRENEURSHIP SUMMER SCHOOL 2014


“Entrepreneurship Research: Will it still need me when I am 64 ? ”


Moscow (Russia), 16th- 24th August 2014


PROGRAMME


Saturday, 16TH August

Time

Activity

Description

Venue


Arrival, accommodation

Students to accommodate at HSE dorm close to the metro station ‘Studencheskaya’, fellows – at the HSE professors’ hotel close to the metro station ‘Leninski prospekt’

Dorm - 33/1, Studencheskaya st.,


Hotel - 7, Vavilov str.


20:00-22:00

Welcome Reception

Event to meet Summer School participants and introduce week


Note: food and drinks provided

HSE main building, 20, Myasnitskaya, Professor’s Club or open space café (according to the weather forecast)


Sunday, 17TH August: Culture matters!

Time

Activity

Description

Venue

10:00 – 13:00

Cultural program: Optional

Visit to the Tretiakov gallery (Russian painting)

HSE student participants to accompany

Visit to Pushkin museum (European painting – from classics to impressionists)

HSE student participants to accompany

Visit to Kremlin (sightseeing and museums)

HSE student participants to accompany

13:00-14:00

Lunch break

Lunch at own expense


14:00-17:00

Cultural program: Optional

Red October, or Museon park, or Vinzavod art galleries (post-modern art in Moscow), or Gorki park

HSE student participants to accompany



MONDAY, 18th August: Working intro / HSE day

Time

Activity

Description

Venue

9:00-9:30

Introduction to Week

Welcome and presentation of programme and sessions

HSE main building, 20, Myasnitskaya st.

9:30-11:00

Session 1

‘Future of entrepreneurship research’, Prof. Alexander Chepurenko, Higher School of Economics (confirmed)

20, Myasnitskaya st.


11:00-12:30

Session 2

‘Prospects for productive entrepreneurship in Russia?’,

Dr. Andrey Yakovlev, Higher School of Economics (confirmed)

20, Myasnitskaya st.

12:30-13:30

Lunch

Lunch

Note: Provided

20, Myasnitskaya st.

13:15-16:00

Session 3

Visit to HSE business incubator. Meeting with BI team members and some students’ teams (confirmed)

33, Kirpichnaya st.

16:00-17:30

Departure to the HSE main building

Presenting the team topics, team work activity and instructions for final presentations; kickoff of established teams

20, Myasnitskaya st.

After 17:30

Free time

On disposal – alternatively a lecture ‘Russian society and politics now’ (HSE lecturer to be confirmed)

On disposal



TUESDAY, 19th August: Sheffield day

Time

Activity

Description

Venue

9:00-9:30

Introduction for the day

Day structure, session topics and announcements

20, Myasnitskaya st.

9:30-11:00

Session 4

‘Public Policy and Entrepreneurship: Can and should entrepreneurship be fostered through public policy?’

(Debate – flipped classroom style)’

Dr. Tim Vorley, Lecturer in Entrepreneurship, Management School, University of Sheffield, Dr. Nick Williams, Lecturer in Entrepreneurship, Management School, University of Sheffield

20, Myasnitskaya st.

11:00-12:30

Sessions 5-6

‘The future challenge: Entrepreneurship in Asia. Entrepreneurial activity in Asian economies

(Presentation and case study)’

Dr. Tim Vorley, Lecturer in Entrepreneurship, Management School, University of Sheffield, Dr. Nick Williams, Lecturer in Entrepreneurship, Management School, University of Sheffield

20, Myasnitskaya st.

12:30-14:00

Lunch break

Lunch

Note: Provided


14:00-16:00

Session 6

‘Quantitative methods in entrepreneurship research’, PhD student Kate Murzacheva (Strathclyde university/HSE) and Ass. Prof. Olga Obraztsova (RSSU)

20, Myasnitskaya st.

16:00-18:00

Team Work Session

Students to work in their assigned teams to prepare Friday presentation

20, Myasnitskaya st.



WEDNESDAY, 20th August: Twente/Groningen day

Time

Activity

Description

Venue

9:00-9:30

Introduction for the day

Day structure, session topics and announcements

20, Myasnitskaya st.

9:30-11:00

Session 7

‘Entrepreneurship & Innovation competences development in the next 5 years’

Prof. Aard Groen, Twente University

20, Myasnitskaya st.

11:00-12:30

Session 8

‘Corporate Entrepreneurship: what are the Prospects?’

Asst. Prof. Olga Belousova, Groningen University

20, Myasnitskaya st.

12:30-14:00

Lunch break

Lunch

Note: Provided


14:00-19:00

Session 9: Visit to ‘Skolkovo’

Meeting with representatives of Skolkovo university, Skolkovo foundation etc. (to be confirmed)

Departure from HSE main building 20, Myasnitskaya st., by bus


THURSDAY, 21st August: HSE day

Time

Activity

Description

Venue

9:00-9:30

Introduction for the day

Day structure, session topics and announcements

20, Myasnitskaya st.


9:30-11:00

Session 10

‘Innovative entrepreneurship’: what should it mean in 10 years?

Ass. Prof. Dirk Meissner, Higher School of Economics (confirmed)

20, Myasnitskaya st.

11:00-12:30

Session 11

‘Is an entrepreneurial socio-economic university possible: the case of the HSE’

Dr. Alexey Novoseltsev, Vice-rector, Higher School of Economics (confirmed)

20, Myasnitskaya st.

12:30-14:00

Lunch break

Lunch

Note: Provided

20, Myasnitskaya st.

14.00-18:00

Consortium Meeting

(Staff)

Planning meeting for Summer School 2014

Only Members of Staff

20, Myasnitskaya st.

14:00-18:00

Team Work Session

Students to work in their assigned teams to prepare Friday presentation

20, Myasnitskaya st.


FRIDAY, 22nd August: Final day

Time

Activity

Description

Venue

9:00-9:30

Introduction for the day

Day structure, session topics and announcements

20, Myasnitskaya st.

9:30-11:00

Session 11

‘Informal entrepreneurial activity: lessons of some new EU countries and outlook’

Dr. Arnis Sauka, Stockholm School of Economics in Riga, Latvia

20, Myasnitskaya st.

11:00-12:30

Session 12

'Entrepreneurship in Generation Y'

Prof. Pascal Etzol, EDC Paris Business School

20, Myasnitskaya st.

12:30-14:00

Lunch break

Lunch

Note: Provided

20, Myasnitskaya st.

14:00-15:45

Student Teams’ Presentations

Students’ mixed presentations and discussions

20, Myasnitskaya st.

15:45-16:15

Coffee-break

Jury to decide over results

20, Myasnitskaya st.

16:15-17:30

Final plenary session

- Certificates and awards to participants

- Concluding statements of partner universities representatives

20, Myasnitskaya st.

17.45-21.00

Depart to the final gala reception

Either on a ship on Moskva-river or in a boutique restaurant

Note: food and 1st drink provided

To be confirmed


SATURDAY, 23th August: Cultural program

Time

Activity

Description

Venue

10:00-13:00

Cultural program: Optional

See offer for the 1st day of cultural program, other venues might be visited

HSE student participants to accompany

Cultural program: Optional

See offer for the 1st day of cultural program, other venues might be visited

HSE student participants to accompany

Cultural program: Optional

See offer for the 1st day of cultural program, other venues might be visited

HSE student participants to accompany

13:00-14:00

Lunch break

Lunch at own expenses

Note: Provided


14:00-

Free time




SUNDAY, 24th August: Departure

Time

Activity

Description


anytime

Transfers from dorms and hotel to airports

Foreign students and fellows

HSE student participants to accompany



Topics for students’ group work


1) Entrepreneurship after the last crisis: are there signs of recovering?

2) Universities: would their impact on entrepreneurial landscape grow or diminish in future?

3) Effectual logic of entrepreneurs and causal logic of governments: can they understand each other better in future?

4) Will entrepreneurship and SME policy at national level still play any role in a global economy in future?

5) Entrepreneurship in Asia: a challenge for the global economy?

6) 'Who is an entrepreneur': on the role of entrepreneurial personality in future? 

7) Can social entrepreneurship ‘displace’ governments when solving social problems?