Business Incubation – Today and Tomorrow
Thematic experience of current research on successful incubation and acceleration:
Together with 60 prominent scholars, researchers, and experienced practitioners from around the world, Professor Magnus Klofsten, LiU, has published the "Handbook of Research on Business and Technology Incubation and Acceleration: A Global Perspective" (2021), which is an impressive compilation of current research on what constitutes successful incubation and acceleration in North America, Europe, Asia, and other regions of the world. At this knowledge and experience sharing meeting, we will meet Magnus Klofsten and the co-authors Sarfraz Mian of State University of New York and Wadid Lamine of University of Ottawa, and other key contributors.
[i] Handbook of Research on Business and Technology Incubation and Acceleration: A Global Perspective, Sarfraz Mian, Magnus Klofsten, Wadid Lamine (Eds), Edward Elgar, 2021
Examples of questions that we will address are:
Sarfraz Mian – The Handbook[i] overview and the US incubation scenario (20 min)
Magnus Klofsten – A brief overview of the development of the Swedish incubation system (15 min)
Bart Clarysse – Advances in Acceleration and Deep Technology Startups (15 min)
Wadid Lamine – Developments in the Canadian incubation system (15 min)
Joseph Pique & Aline Figlioli – Modern Urban science parks and the development of innovation ecosystems (15 min)
Linus Brunnström – Incubators, performance of incubator firms and researchers as founders (15 min)
Lise Aaboen – Developments in university student incubators (15 minutes)
Dzamila Bienkowska & Wisdom Kanda – Business incubation, sustainability, and circular start-ups (15 min)
Break – 10 min
Panel Discussion – Moderated by the professional moderator (30 min)
Lise Aaboen is professor of technology-based entrepreneurship at Norwegian University of Science & Technology, Trondheim.
Dzamila Bienkowska is associate professor at Linköping University.
Linus Brunnström is a Wallander post-doctoral scholar at the University of Gothenburg.
Bart Clarysse is professor and chair of entrepreneurship, ETH Zürich.
Aline Figlioli is post-doctoral researcher at Brighton University.
Wisdom Kanda is senior lecturer at Linköping University.
Magnus Klofsten is professor in innovation & entrepreneurship at Linköping University.
Wadid Lamine is associate professor of entrepreneurship at Telfer School, University of Ottawa.
Sarfraz Mian is professor of entrepreneurship & strategy at the School of Business, State University of New York, Oswego.
Joseph Pique is the executive president of Technova Barcelona and is a researcher of the Innova Institute, La Salle, Ramon Llul University.