The Ted Rogers School of Management at Ryerson University is pleased to invite you to the 39th annual Canadian Council for Small Business and Entrepreneurship (CCSBE) conference from May 8th to 9th, 2020 in Toronto Ontario.
The conference focuses on the diverse approaches to advancing entrepreneurship across societal sectors and countries and adopts a comparative and international perspective in addressing traditional topics in entrepreneurship and innovation. Researchers, educators, entrepreneurs, administrators, students, policy makers and all interested in advancing entrepreneurship are invited to participate in this great gathering. We invite proposals for academic papers, professional workshop sessions and panel discussions in all fields related to entrepreneurship, especially on the following topics:
While we are particularly interested in submissions that relate to the above topics, papers and workshop proposals on any aspect of entrepreneurship are welcome.
Unpublished working papers welcomed. Proposal submissions should be no more than two pages, Times New Roman 12pt in Microsoft Word format: the first page will include a title, names, status and contact details of author(s); the second page will present contents and 5 keywords, according to the following categories:
February 28th, 2020
Deadline for submission of proposals for academic papers, professional workshop sessions, and panel discussions, in English or French. Each submission should be in two pages, Times New Roman 12pt in Microsoft Word format: the first page will include a title, names, status and contact details of author(s); the second page will present contents in 250 words or less and 5 keywords, according to the following categories:
Abstracts should clearly state purpose, method and expected findings of study in 250 words or less
Professional workshop sessions
Summaries should describe the format and content of the workshop and be not more than 250 words in length.
Summaries (not more than 250 words) should describe the theme and its interests; identify the panel speakers and their sub-topic areas.
Deadline for submission of full paper or final version of abstract in English or French. The text should be submitted in Microsoft Word format and should not be more than 20 pages including the cover page, diagrams, tables and references. The format will be single-spaced, Times New Roman 12pts (attribute normal for text, bold for titles and subtitles), margin top, bottom, right and left 2.5 cm (1 inch), headings numbered as 1., 1.1.,1.1.1, etc. All references should be at the end of the document. In the text, the authors' names should be referenced in brackets followed by the year of publication, for example: (Tremblay, 2009).
Abstract and Workshop Proposal Submission - Please submit all abstracts and workshop proposals on the conference website https://ccsbe.org/ccsbe-2020-conference/Best Papers Awards - Selected papers will be awarded as the best papers of the conference.
Publication Outlet Selected papers will be considered for publication in the Journal of Small Business and Entrepreneurship (JSBE) https://www.tandfonline.com/loi/rsbe20.
Conference scientific committee
Please visit the conference website to learn more: https://ccsbe.org/ccsbe-2020-conference/
For inquiries, please contact:
Dr. Mary Kilfoil (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Connect to the Division