CEEDR, Middlesex University & ISBE, June 2017 Conference
SME Finance 10 years after the Global Financial Crisis
The Centre for Enterprise and Economic Development Research (CEEDR) and Institute for Small Business and Entrepreneurship conference at Middlesex University Business School on Tuesday 20th June brought together leading SME finance academics, policymakers including the British Business Bank and UK Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, and practitioners to discuss the dynamic evolving SME finance landscape in Europe and the UK. Parallels between the Global Financial Crisis and the current economic and political uncertainties around Brexit and UK coalition government were made.
Key themes emerging from the presentations and lively debate included:
Next steps – the conference forms part of the new ISBE SME Finance Community of Interest Group and will springboard other conference and seminar events across Europe and a special issue of the International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Innovation.
Programme of the day and Conference presentations are available to download.
Presenters Short Biographies and Abstract to download
For further information please contact:
Dr Robyn Owen, Associate Professor of Entrepreneurial Finance, CEEDR firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com and or Dr. Ciarán Mac an Bhaird, ISBE Trustee and Lecturer of Economics and Finance at Fiontar (Enterprise), Dublin City University, firstname.lastname@example.org