WHICH SOCIAL PROCESSES AND STRUCTURES CAN STRENGTHEN AND SUPPORT THE SOCIETAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP AS A TOOL FOR REGIONAL VALUE CREATION?
Different contexts creates different definitions related to entrepreneurship, where this paper aims to focus on Societal Entrepreneurship based on a wider definition than traditional entrepreneurship when it comes to create and initiate activities or organizations With a social purpose. Societal Entrepreneurship is often seen related to welfeare Challenges in society, where the civil society and voluntary sector is highlighted as a possible solution for the future. Quadruple Helix is discussed based on the different rationale and perspectives within the different sectors. An Awareness Framework is presented and discussed related to a case-study, based on the importance in understanding each others perspectives and contexts for Cooperation and regional Development.
- Nina Solbakk
- Britt Paula Mørkved
- SINTEF Digital / Technology Management
- Nord University
Nordic Conference on Small Buiseness Research
14.05.2014 - 15.05.2014
Nordlandsforskning og Universitetet i Nordland