Agnieszka Kurczewska is a researcher in the field of entrepreneurship. She holds a postdoctoral degree in economics. Currently she holds a position of an associate professor at the Faculty of Economics and Sociology at University of Lodz in Poland and a position of vice-dean, responsible for the Faculty’s development. Previously Agnieszka worked as an assistant professor in Entrepreneurship Unit at Aalto University in Helsinki. She also spent 10 months at the University of Tampa (USA) conducting the research on academic entrepreneurship education. Agnieszka is a member of the Board of Directors of the European Council for Small Business & Entrepreneurship (ECSB). She is also an associate editor in Journal of Small Business Management (JSBM) and a member of the editorial board of Journal of Entrepreneurship and Innovation in Emerging Economies. Her previous professional experience includes traineeships in European Commission in Brussels and Council of Europe in Strasbourg.
Daniele Morselli obtained a jointly awarded PhD at the University of Venice and the University of Melbourne. Within Activity Theory, he developed boundary crossing workshops for enterprise education between school and work experience for vocational students. From 2015 to 2017 he was Marie Curie Fellow at the University of Helsinki. His researches dealt with the use of the Change Laboratory, a type of workshop for innovation and change of practices, for in-service teacher training in entrepreneurship education. In 2018 dr. Morselli has been Fulbright Research Scholar at the Ohio University with the task of evaluating entrepreneurship programs. He is now assistant professor at the Italian University of Bolzano, Faculty of Education. His latest open source book is: Morselli, D. (2019). The Change Laboratory for Teacher Training in Entrepreneurship Education. A New Skills Agenda for Europe. Cham: Springer. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-02571-7
Research Director Ulla Hytti has over 20 years of experience from teaching and researching entrepreneurship with a particular focus on entrepreneurship at the individual level and entrepreneurship education. Ulla is currently the head of entrepreneurship subject at Turku School of Economics within the University of Turku. She is a Board Member in the European Council for Small Business (ECSB), and Associate Editor in the Journal of Small Business Management (JSBM). Ulla is currently editing a book entitled “A Research Agenda for Entrepreneurial University” for Edward Elgar Publishing and guest-editing two Special Issues on entrepreneurship education for International Journal of Entrepreneurial Behaviour (IJEBR) and Research and for Entrepreneurship Education and Pedagogy (EEP). Ulla is currently leading a research project on “Academic Entrepreneurship as a Social Process (ACE)” (2016-2020) funded by the Academy of Finland. In 2019, Ulla was the recipient of the “European Entrepreneurship Education Award” which was presented to her at Lund University in March 2019.