On 20 May, Professor Emeritus Sidney G. Winter will receive the 2015 Global Award for Entrepreneurship Research during a ceremony at the Grand Hôtel in Stockholm. The ceremony will be followed by a prize lecture and a reception with refreshments.
Professor Winter is awarded for his profound understanding of dynamic competition, how a company’s ability to assimilate innovations creates various technological opportunities and the mechanisms driving competence building in firms.
In addition, Professor Winter has taken an active role in shaping the international scholarly community, through contributions such as journal editorships, PhD training, and public policy.
Additional speakers include: Lars Backsell, chairman Recipharm, Johan Eklund, Managing Director Swedish Entrepreneurship Forum and Professor JIBS, Magnus Henrekson, Professor and Managing Director Research Institute for Industrial Economics, Charlie Karlsson, Professor JIBS and Chairman of the Price Committee, Maureen McKelvey, Professor Gothenburg University, Göran Marklund, Director Vinnova, Melker Schörling, MSAB. Moderator: Pernilla Ström.
Where: Spegelsalen, Grand Hôtel, Blasieholmen, Stockholm
When: Kl 16.30 – 18.00 on 20 May 2015. The award ceremony is followed by a reception. Registration from 16.00
How: Register here!
4.00 pm Registration
4.30 pm Welcome and introduction
4.45 pm Award ceremony
5.00 pm Acceptance speech
5.30 pm Comments and panel discussion
6.00 pm Networking cocktail
For more information contact Pernilla Heed, +46 (0)70-372 74 76
Read the press release about the 2015 winner