Professional Development Workshops (PDWs)



November 15, 2017 at 13.15–17:00
Lund School of Economics and Management

Professional Development Workshops (PDWs) were included in the programme of the RENT pre-conference day for the first time at RENT XXIX in Zagreb 2015. The concept proved to be successful and PDWs are now part of the pre-conference day. PDWs are workshops to share knowledge and expertise and foster practical, professional and intellectual skills of participants.Participation in PDWs is free, but participants need to be registered for the conference in order to join. Also pre-registration for PDWs is mandatory as PDWs have a maximum of 30 participants each.The PDW programme at RENT XXXI consists of four PDWs divided into two parallel sessions. Visit the ECSB website for more details


13.15-15.00 Progressing in Academic Peer Reviewing -The Good, The Bad and the Ugly
13.15-15.00 New Directions for Research on Entrepreneurship and Embeddedness
15.00-15.15 Break
15.15-17.00 How Are We Supporting Entrepreneurs? Research & Practice
15.15-17.00 Disadvantage Entrepreneurship: from Shadow to the Light


Deadline for registrations for PDWs:
7th November 2017 by e-mail to

Best regards,
ECSB (European Council for Small Business and Entrepreneurship) SECRETARIAT