14th Rural Entrepreneurship Conference

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  •  A detailed call for papers will be launched in Nov 2015; deadline for abstracts in Feb 2016
  • Full papers will be invited for consideration in at least one special issue journal
  • Special tracks on social entrepreneurship and rural tourism enterprises
  • Additional themes will include: Technology and innovation in the rural economy; Growth and barriers to growth for rural entrepreneurs; Entrepreneurship, farming and the natural environment; and International dimensions on rural entrepreneurship
  • Visit to Hill Holt Wood, a nationally recognised social enterprise, on the eve of the conference, including presentations and dinner
  • A doctoral student workshop on Wednesday afternoon
  • The main conference day and the conference dinner on Thursday
  • Concluding sessions and keynotes followed by a showcase of Lincolnshire food and drinks from local entrepreneurs on the Friday
  • Make the most of your stay in our historic city with discounted accommodation on the Friday night and a tour of the Magna Carta centre at Lincoln Castle on Saturday
  • Best paper, best PhD student paper and best track prizes will be awarded
  • …and thanks to Glasgow Caledonian University for a great conference on Islay in 2015!