10:30 a.m. – 11:50 a.m.
Jean Francios Soubliere
Entrepreneurial Action in the Crowd: Towards a Model of Crowdfunding Dynamics
Debt Financing, Survival, and Growth of Start-Up Firms
The more things change, the more things stay the same: Collective Entrepreneurship within Communities
Small Town Entrepreneurs’ Value to the Economy
Alex Bruton, President, The Innographer
Idea Design and the Idea Maker Game – Better Ideas and Deeper Engagement in Your Classroom.
Sandra Altner & Gerry Kerr, CCSBE
Creating the Bridge: Speed Dating for Academics and Practitioners
1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
A Longitudinal Study of Qalipu Mi’kmaq Entrepreneurs
New Entrepreneurial Activity in Canada
Rob Price & Christopher Anstey, Futurpreneur Canada
Action Entrepreneurship 2015: Highlights from Futurpreneur Canada’s nation-wide community engagement initiative, Action Entrepreneurship, including a sneak peek into the Guide to Growth – A set of recommendations for promoting business growth in Canada.
Tammy Pauls & Renee Tuttle, Canada Revenue Agency
Connecting Entrepreneurs to Navigating CRA’s Products and Services
Light Bulb Moments: Lessons Learned From a Lean LaunchPad Approach to Entrepreneurship Education.
3:15 pm – 4:45 pm
Determinants of Small Business Development in Kenya: Are there spatial differences?
Internationalization of SMEs in Canada
Dr. George Solomon, GWU & Laura Morin, Industry Canada
The National Survey of Entrepreneurship Education
Social Media Fundamentals