In February it was announced that Maryann Feldman, Professor of Public Policy at the University of North Carolina, was the winner of Global Award for Entrepreneurship Research 2013. She will receive the Award on May 15 during a ceremony in Stockholm. Maryann Feldman will also give a prize lecture on the topic The Character of Place: Economic Development, Business Strategy and Prosperity.
Also participating in the ceremony are Anders Borg, Minister for Finance, Philippe Aghion, Professor Harvard University, Maria Strömme, Professor Uppsala universitet, and Melker Schörling, Chair of the Board Melker Schörling AB, Hexagon AB, Securitas and Entreprenörskapsforum, among others. The ceremony will be moderated by Pernilla Ström, small-business professional, professional board member and former journalist.
When: at 15.00 – 17.00, Wednesday 15 May 2013
Where: Grünewaldsalen, Konserthuset, Hötorget, Stockholm
Registration: via e-mail to Mikael Jorstig, Project Manager
The partners behind the Global Award for Entrepreneurship Research are the founder, Swedish Entrepreneurship Forum (Entreprenörskapsforum), the co-founder, the Research Institute of Industrial Economics (IFN), the sponsor, VINNOVA, and the donor, Melker Schörling. The three organizations are jointly responsible for the Award