BERD 2017

LOURIM Louvain-La-Neuve, Mons

Mons, May 16, 2017

Call for papers


Deadline Extension: 20/04/2017 for full paper

After Antwerp (2010), Louvain-la-Neuve (2011), Hasselt-Diepenbeek (2012), Brussels (2013, 2016), Gent (2014), and Namur (2015), the Belgian Entrepreneurship Research Day (BERD) will be hosted by the Université catholique de Louvain in Mons on May 16, 2017.

The objective of the BERD is to bring together, in a yearly research day, Belgian academic researchers in entrepreneurship to enable interaction and to present their recent research.

This year keynote is Prof. Arjen van Witteloostuijn, Professor of Economics and Management at Tilburg University in the Netherlands, as well as Antwerp Management School and the University of Antwerp in Belgium. He will focus on the following topic: Creative Industries and Entrepreneurship.

Researchers and PhD students are invited to submit papers in any area of entrepreneurship. Empirical and theoretical contributions are welcome. English will be the working language during presentations and discussions.

Authors can submit their paper in electronic format by email to


Deadline for submission of full papers extended to: April 20, 2017
Notice of acceptance: April 28, 2017