Categoria: Seminari e Convegni
Stato: Archiviata
17 - 18 January 2019

Innovative start-ups and policy initiatives: heterogeneity, impact and implications

Sala della Caccia, Castello del Valentino - viale Mattioli, 39, Torino


Workshop Day 1 - Venue: Sala Caccia

09:30-09:45 Workshop Registration
9:45 – 10:00
Institutional Welcome
Emilio Paolucci, Politecnico di Torino
10:00 – 10:15
Workshop Introduction
Alessandra Colombelli, Politecnico di Torino
10:15 – 11:00
Keynote Speech
Marco Vivarelli, Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore

11:00 – 11:30 Coffee break

11:30 – 13:00
Brigitte Hoogendoorn; Peter Van der Zwan; Roy A Thurik “Green start-ups, environmental regulations and innovation”
Maria P Roche; Annamaria Conti; Frank T Rothaermel “Founder backgrounds and new venture performance: A Comparative Analysis Of Academic And Non-Academic Startups”
Riccardo Fini; Rosa Grimaldi; Azzurra Meoli “Policy interventions to foster science-based entrepreneurship: The case of Italian academic spin-offs”

13:00 – 14:00 Lunch

14:00 – 15:30
David B Audretsch; Maksim Belitski “Knowledge collaboration and schumpeterian entrepreneurship: Geographical and firm size perspective” Lucia Naldi; Giuseppe Criaco; Pankaj Patel “Related and unrelated industry variety and the internationalization speed of start-ups” Johan Bruneel; Bart Clarysse; Annelies Bobelyn; Mike Wright “Liquidity events and academic spin-offs: The role of search alliances”

15:30 – 16:00 Coffee break

16:00 – 17:30
Yan Alperovych; Alexander Peter Groh; Anita Quas “When can government venture capital funds bridge the equity gap?”
Marco Caliendo; Ku╠łnn Steffen; Martin Weißenberger “Catching up or lagging behind? The long-term business potential of subsidized start-ups out of unemployment”
Alessandra Colombelli; Luca Grilli; Tommaso Minola; Boris Mrkajic “Can the government shield the innovation of its start-ups? How different policy mechanisms affect the appropriability strategies of young innovative companies”

20:00 Social Dinner

Workshop Day 2 - Venue: Sala Caccia

9:30 – 10:30
Elena M Gimenez-Fernandez; Francesco Sandulli; Marcel Bogers “Exploring the differences in innovation performance between small innovative start-ups and older small firms: The distinct roles of smallness and newness.”
Rafael Corredoira; Francesco Di Lorenzo “Corporate venture capital financing, investor leadership and technological influence of new venture’s invention”
Mickaël Buffart; Grégoire Croidieu; Phillip H Kim; Ray Bowman “Picking the right winners: Achieving entrepreneurial growth through government business support programs”

10:30 – 11:00 Coffee break

11:00 – 12:30
Kristina Vaarst Andersen; Mette P Knudsen; Anders D Krabbe “How do start-ups navigate in uncertain markets with regulatory constraints? An in-depth study of the nascent drone industry”
Bo Zhao; Arvids A. Ziedonis; Rosemarie H Ziedonis “State government innovation programs and the retention of science and technology start-ups: Evidence from the great lakes region”
William Carter; Amir Pezeshkan “Commercializing the space industry: Ecosystem evolution and innovative venture creation policy.
12:30 – 13:00
Closing remarks