Coordinator: Tales Andreassi, PhD
Assistant Coordinator Eduardo Vilas Boas, PhD
Temas e Líderes:
The figure of the entrepreneur, which includes various aspects related to their actions, such as analyses of the profile of entrepreneurs, their personality, behavior, and entrepreneurial actions.
Leader: Prof. Dr. Vânia Maria Jorge Nassif (UNINOVE)
International Co-leader: Dr. Nuno Manuel Rosa dos Resis (Polytechnic Institute of Leiria, Portugal)
Innovative entrepreneurship; startup companies based on the intensive use of knowledge, companies that explore innovative business models, technology-based companies, as well as those that engage in the management of incubators and technology parks; Risk capital and angel investments focusing on innovative companies.
Leader: Prof. Dr. Everton Luís Pellizzaro by Lorenzi Cancellier (ESAG/UDESC)
International Co-leader: Dr. Luísa Cagica Carvalho (Polytechnic Institute of Setúbal, Portugal)
Social Entrepreneurship; Entrepreneurs and new businesses that involve social responsibility, management of new social businesses, and also sustainable entrepreneurship actions.
Leader: Prof. Dr. Edson Sadao Iizuka (FEI University Center)
International Co-leader: Dr. Jacinto Jardim (Open University of Portugal)
Individual micro entrepreneurs, franchises, and other micro entrepreneurs; identifying the influence of or the relationship between entrepreneurship and economic development. Cultural and technological entrepreneurs and those engaging in public projects for local and regional development. Entrepreneurship within pre-existing and consolidated organizations.
Leader: Prof. Dr. Pedro Lucas de Resende Melo (UNIP and PUC-SP)
International Co-leader: Dr. Antonio Fernández-Portillo (University of Extremadura)