Fostering entrepreneurship based on innovation Conference
EU local leaders met in Tarnow (Poland) at the Conference of The Commission for Economic Policy (ECON) European Committee of the Regions ‘Fostering entrepreneurship based on innovation”, organised within the frame of the 9th Investment Forum (2016). At the conference innovation was put upfront as “the best way to create jobs and growth” Christian Buchmann, Chair of the CoR ECON Commission, Regional Minister for Economy, Tourism, Europe and Culture, Province of Styria.
Philippe Vanrie, EBN CEO, took part at the panel discussion “Innovation as key element of regional and urban entrepreneurship support and competitiveness” where business support organisations were presented as one of the actors of innovation support services in all phases of the business life cycle.
Moreover, the conference count with a first-hand example of Business support organisation at the session “Regional ecosystems in support of innovative businesses”, Wojciech Przybylski, President of the Board of the Krakow TP, moderated the session giving examples on how to promote innovation and entrepreneur ecosystems.
Further details and documentation can be found here.
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