KEEN PhD Colloquium, August 25, 2021 - 2021 International Conference on Technology and Entrepreneurship

25th of August, 2021

9:00 – 13:00 and 16:00 – 20:00 EET TIME ZONE

We are delighted to welcome you to the 2nd KEEN PhD Colloquium “Relational Strategies for Sustainable Digital Entrepreneurship” organized by KEEN partnership: Kaunas University of Technology, Lithuania, Cranfield University, United Kingdom, University of Wuppertal, Germany, and University of St. Gallen, Switzerland.

The second KEEN Forum PhD Colloquium offers a unique opportunity for doctoral students to present their research and receive constructive feedback on their research projects and guidance how to develop it further.

The colloquium will include keynote presentations by leading scholars Professor Dr. Tugrul Daim (Portland State University) and Associate Professor Dr. Charlotta Sirén (University of St. Gallen), parallel track presentations, a practical presentation practical presentation on how to publish your research during the PhD studies will be led by Barbara Schmidt and Dr. Henrik Wesemann (St. Gallen University) and networking session. In addition, the format of the KEEN Forum PhD Colloquium will have a session facilitator to provide supportive discussion among the doctoral students and participating researchers. Selected submissions will be published in e-proceedings of the 2nd KEEN PhD Colloquium.

KEEN PhD Colloquium 2021 will empower you to:

| develop presentation and critical thinking skills;

| exchange knowledge and initiate discussions;

| receive constructive feedback (oral and verbal) on their work and how to improve it from leading academics in a comfortable environment;

| learn from and alongside one another;

| listen keynote speech provided by leading scholars and be inspired;

| expand your network via a virtual space enabled by;

| win a KEEN Best abstract Award.

The submissions will be selected based on the double-blind review process. An abstract proposal with references should contain up to 1,000 words. The abstract might contain the following structure: title, principal topic, method, conclusions and implications. Please note that if the proposed abstract does not fully meet listed requirements, it will automatically be discarded without further notice.

Deadline: 15 June 2021

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