The Global Center for Entrepreneurship & Innovation is the leading institution of the University of St. Gallen that integrates research activities in the fields of entrepreneurship, family business and innovation.
We are glad to announce that Prof. Dr. Dietmar Grichnik, Assist. Prof. Dr. Charlotta Sirén, and the Chair of Entrepreneurship at the University of St. Gallen were awarded a three year European Commission Horizon 2020 research and innovation project grant to help strengthen entrepreneurial ecosystems in Lithuania.
Rasmus Rahm, Executive Director of Stockholm School of Entrepreneurship will give a research talk on the topic "Entrepreneurship education: Latest trends and learning from the Swedish experience" on December 12, 2018 at the GCEI. The research talk will take place from 10.30 to 12.00 in the room 0-216 (ZIG building).
We are pleased to announce a research talk by Prof. Dr. Dr. Tomi Laamanen from University of St. Gallen on the topic "Publishing in Long Range Planning". The research talk will take place on Monday, December 3, 2018 at 12.00 in the seminar room 0-216 (ZIG).
Prof. Dean Shepherd from University of Notre Dame will give a research seminar on "Strategies and advices for academic careers in entrepreneurship and management". The seminar will take place on Tuesday, September 18, 2018 at 10.00am in the seminar room 0-216 (ZIG).
We are glad to announce that Prof. Thomas Zellweger has won the Best Management Book of the Year Award by the European Academy of Management (EURAM) for his book "Managing the Family Business: Theory and Practice".
We are glad to share that the paper "A meta-analysis of the effectiveness of voluntary environmental programs" by S. Flankova, P. Tashman, M. van Essen, and V. Marano has been chosen for publication in the Best Paper Proceedings (top 10%) of the 2018 Meeting of the Academy of Management.
We are pleased to announce that the paper "A meta-analytic approach to understanding the effects of CEO overconfidence on firm perfromance" by B. Burkhard, C. Sirén, M. van Essen, and D. Grichnik has been selected for the Best Paper Proceedings (top 10%) of the 2018 Meeting of the Academy of Management.
IFERA has ranked several papers co-authored by Marc van Essen and Thomas Zellweger among the most cited family business papers published in the last three years and consideres them as possessing the potential to shape the future of family business research.
GCEI is pleased to welcome Vangelis Souitaris appointed as Full Professor for Entrepreneurship and Innovation.
Joakim Wincent recently joined the GCEI as a Full Professor for Entrepreneurship and Innovation. We are glad to welcome him to our team.
In this video, Dietmar Grichnik and Manuel Hess talk about the origins of the St.Galler Startup Navigator, inputs from successful entrepreneurs, and the four blocks that represent the core of this tool.
We are pleased to share that Thomas Zellweger joined the editorial board of Journal of Business Venturing, one of the leading journals in the field of entrepreneurship.
We are happy to inform that the paper "Agency Theory and Corporate Governance in China: A Meta-Analysis" by Canan, Saleh, van Essen, Peng, and Duran is forthcoming in the Journal of Management Studies.