On December 13th,2012 some of the most experienced and insightful experts in intrapreneurship will gather in Paris at the Novancia Business School, to take part in the Intrapreneurship Conference 2012, organized byGlobal Enterprise.
Intrapreneurship – encouraging employees to embrace entrepreneurial behaviors while working for an employer – is gaining ground among companies around the world.
The third annual Mobile Marketing Summit "Holiday Focus 2012" is taking place in New York on Thursday, Sept. 13, 2012 featuring speakers from Kraft Foods, Groupon, Barnes & Noble, HSN, Bloomberg, NBC News Digital, Millennial Media, ForeSee and Vibes Media.
This day-long New York event is a must-attend for brands, retailers, ad agencies and publishers looking to map out an effective mobile marketing and commerce strategy tying in with other channels, especially around the holiday season.
The CARS 21 High Level Group released its final report in June, in which it sets out its vision for the European automotive industry for 2020. The recommendations are essentially about helping to ensure that the European automotive industry enjoys a healthy and sustainable future delivering economic growth and jobs whilst making progress in terms of vehicle safety and environmental performance, and at the same time delivering products at an affordable price.
This year AIPPI’s (International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property) congress, the 43rd World Intellectual Property Congress that will be held in Seoul between October 20 and 23rd, 2012, will provide a forum for lively discussions on world-wide issues in the field of IP, including the most recent developments relating to patent law harmonization, international trademark issues and copyrights, as well as the enforcement of IP rights.
From 22 to 26 October 2012, ERTICO - ITS EUROPE, in close co-operation with its counterpart regional organizations and the host organization, is organizing the 19thWorld Congress on Intelligent Transport Systems and Services (ITS) in Vienna, Austria.
From September 9 to 12, 2012 the Joint International Congress and Exhibition “Electronics Goes Green 2012+” will be organized in Berlin by Fraunhofer IZM and Technical University Berlin.
The event is a cutting-edge forum for discussion on electronics and the environment. Leading technology experts and eco-designers will meet for four days of lectures, workshops and networking on this ever more important topic.
Europe’s 23 million small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) are the lifeblood of Europe’s economy, accounting for over 98% of businesses. They have provided two thirds of the total private employment and around 80% of new jobs created over the past five years.
However, these are tough times for small firms. Cash flow problems and red tape, along with the global economic downturn, mean companies need a helping hand to weather the storm.
So, in order to promote innovation and job creation, the European Union is pulling out all the stops to support SMEs.