Symposium and Doctoral Workshop on




Academic researchers in entrepreneurship, small business management, family business and economic development are welcome. Moreover, the conference has been designed to help those who are doctoral students or new researchers in the field to gain more knowledge and insight. We also invite the entrepreneurs and public policy makers to attend this workshop and enrich the researchers with their experiences.


We invite the researchers to submit a paper for discussion (except for entrepreneurs who should provide a letter stating why they would like to attend). The first page of an academic submission must contain the title, author(s) and contact information of the corresponding author. The organizers expect an Extended Abstracts of no more than 5-pages 1,5-space, maximum 2500-words. All submissions must be written in English. They should include the following elements: research topic, conceptual framework, methodology, and main results (if not a conceptual paper) (please exclude tables, figures and references).

All submissions should be sent by Email as Word or PDF attachment to Prof. Adnane Maalaoui: or This symposium/workshop uses double-blind review.


  • Submission of extended abstract: January 28th, 2017
  • Acceptance Notification: March 1st, 2017
  • Submission of the full paper: 30th April, 2017
  • Deadline for Doctoral consortium abstract submission :
    February 15th, 2017
  • Symposium: May 11th, 2017
  • Doctoral Workshop: May 12th, 2017


Please feel free to contact Dr. Adnane Maalaoui,
or if you have any queries about the workshop.

PARIS SCHOOL OF BUSINESS 59 Rue Nationale 75013 Paris
Please feel free to contact Dr. Adnane Maalaoui,
or if you have any queries about the workshop.

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Adnane Maalaoui
PSB Paris School of business
59 rue nationale
75013 paris
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