73rd SUMMIT - Emerging issues in social entrepreneurship



Sted: Fil. Dr. Jan-U. Sandal Institute
          Akershus, Lørenskog
Kursadresse: Skårersletta 60, 1473 Lørenskog (kart)
Type:Åpent kurs / gruppeundervisning
Undervisningstid: Kl 12:00 - 14:40
Varighet: 1 dag

SUMMIT TOPICS: Modern Trends of Social Entrepreneurship, International Independent Science and Community Rural Electric Entities in Nepal.

Summit Program
12:00: Opening Address:
Chair of the Summit Prof. Dr. Jan-Urban Sandal
12:05: Viktoriya Gura: Topic: “Modern Trends of Social Entrepreneurship Development”
Conversation, Q/A.
12:25: Iryna Tkachuk: Topic: “Combination of Venture and Crowdfunding Approaches in
the System of Charity Development in Ukraine”
Conversation, Q/A.
12:50: Achyut Nepal: Topic: “Context of Social Entrepreneurship and Community Rural
Electric Entities in Nepal”
Conversation, Q/A.
13:15: Gopal Prasad Tiwari: Topic: “Independent Science on Economics and Social
Entrepreneurship based on Literature”
Conversation, Q/A.
13:40: Rudra Prasad Ghimire: Topic: “An Inquiry into the Interlinked between
Technical Innovation and Social Entrepreneurship Development”
Conversation, Q/A.
14:05: Victor Sereda: Topic: “Science and Ideology. What is Science?”
Conversation, Q/A.
14:30: End of the 70th Summit Conversations on Emerging Issues in Social Entrepreneurship


SUMMIT KEYNOTE SPEAKERS, HOST AND CHAIR:
Viktoriya Gura, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of environmental management and entrepreneurship, Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv, Affiliated Honorary Research Fellow: Fil. Dr. Jan-U. Sandal Institute

Topic: “Modern Trends of Social Entrepreneurship Development”


Iryna Tkachuk is the Associate Professor of Finance and Credit Department at Yuriy Fedkovych Chernivtsi National University. Since 2011, she has been conducting scientific research in the field of NGOs financing and development of the civil society. During that time, she has written more than 80 scientific articles and participated in numerous scientific conferences. In addition, she is affiliated honorary research fellow at Fil. Dr. Jan-U. Sandal Institute.
Iryna Tkachuk has defended PhD theses on topic “Financial support of Ukrainian non-governmental organizations’ activity” in 2016. Moreover, she is working at her full doctorate thesis on topic “Finances of the civil society”.
Iryna Tkachuk has cooperated actively with Chernivtsi Regional Council. She is one of co-authors of Strategy of Chernivtsi Region Development until 2020 and was a consultant of Chernivtsi mayor’s deputy.

Topic: “Combination of venture and crowdfunding approaches in the system of charity development in Ukraine”


Achyut Nepal is freelancer finance professional. He is an MBA (Finance) and MA-Rural Development (Natural Resource Management).
His work experience includes working as a member of senior management team as well as an independent individual consultant of government undertakings and I/NGOs operating in Nepal. In addition, he has worked for many private companies of Nepal and India as finance professional.
Currently, he is a PhD candidate of IUKL, Malaysia and an Affiliated Honorary Research Fellow of Fil. Dr. Jan-U Sandal Institute.
As a PhD scholar, he has been involved in study of infrastructure project finance and hydropower projects. As Affiliated Honorary Research Fellow of Fil. Dr. Jan-U Sandal Institute his current and planned topics of study include social entrepreneurship, history of political economy and political economy of Nepal.

Topic: “Context of Social Entrepreneurship and Community Rural Electric Entities in Nepal”


Gopal Prasad Tiwari is an Affiliated Honorary Research Fellow at the Fil. Dr. Jan-U Sandal Institute, Norway and named as High Doctoral Degree Candidate under the supervision of Prof Dr Jan Urban Sandal of Norway.
Mr Tiwari is currently working as Director General at the Confederation of Banks and Financial Institutions Nepal (CBFIN), an apex body of the commercial banks, development banks and finance companies. Before this, he worked as an Officiating Director General of Federation of Nepalese Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FNCCI), an apex body of Nepal's business sector.
He was granted a fellowship in Norway on Scientific Scholarship in 2016 at the Fil. Dr. Jan-U Sandal Institute and completed his Diploma focusing on "Innovation Management and Social Entrepreneurship". Currently Mr Tiwari engaged in conducting research on Social Entrepreneurship and Innovation management. https://www.janusandal.no/en/honorary-research-fellows/gopal-tiwari. He has been a keynote speaker many times in national and international conference on social entrepreneurship, innovation management, SMEs promotion, among others.
Earlier, he also worked with the United Nations agencies, World Bank Group, media and private sector organizations as private sector development as a Senior Consultant for many years on improving investment environment in Nepal. He is a Master's Degree from the Tribhuvan University in Economics back in 2003. He is a PhD Scholar at Mewar University, India and already submitted his thesis on “Improvement of Business Environment in Nepal” to the University, India. He is an occasional lecturer to give lectures on private sector development, trade and macroeconomic issues. He has published hundreds of articles in national newspapers related to economy, social entrepreneurship and international journals. He has conducted research on many economic sector related issues. He writes articles regularly for the newspapers on social entrepreneurship, private sector development, investment and trade, economic policy and other socio-economic issues.
He has been honored by the country's former finance minister for his contribution in the economic development of Nepal. He is currently honorary Secretary General of Nepal Economic Association (NEA), national organizations of economists. He takes interest on scientific research focusing on “Social and Innovative Entrepreneurship” including other topics such as private sector development, investment climate, public private dialogue and export sector to promote the economy of Nepal. He shows interest on sharing ideas, collaborating researches and contribute effectively on social entrepreneurship, innovation management, private sector development, investment climate, public private dialogue, agriculture sector, export, WTO related issues, among others.

Topic: “Independent Science on Economics and Social Entrepreneurship based on Literature”


Rudra Prasad Ghimire is an M.A., M. Phil. & Ph. D. Scholar in Economics from Tribhuwan University, Kathmandu, Nepal. Mr. Ghimire is a writer and researcher in economics. Currently, Mr. Ghimire is Principal of DAV Business School MBA Program Jawalakhel Lalitpur, Nepal affiliated to Purbanchal University, Morang, Nepal. He is a Research Cell Member Secretary/Faculty of Economics at DAV Business School (MBA Program). He has served as an expert member of government of Nepal, Supply Chain Analyst of International Development Agencies and private sectors’ organization in Nepal. He is an expert of Competitiveness in South Asia regional economy and dependency of economy on its partner countries of South Asia and the world economy. He is the Chairperson of School of Economic Policy Studies [SEPS] in Nepal. Mr. Ghimire is also graduated from Diploma course in Social Entrepreneurship from Fil. Dr. Jan-U Sandal Institute Norway. Besides, He had presented his key note speech in 59th summit and 67th summit organized by Fil. Dr. Jan-U Sandal Institute Norway in Nepal. Recently, he is affiliated to four years Honorary Research Fellowship program.

Topic: “An Inquiry into the Interlinked between Technical Innovation and Social Entrepreneurship Development”


Viktor Sereda, PhD in Law, lawyer, acting. Associate Professor of the Department of Private Law Disciplines University of Modern Knowledge, Affiliated Honorary Research Fellow at Fil. Dr. Jan-U. Sandal Institute. Current areas of scientific interest are the rule of law, development of a modern economy, foreign investments protection and entrepreneurship.

Topic: “Science and Ideology. What is Science?”


Fil. Dr. Jan-U. Sandal Institute
Fil. Dr. Jan-Urban Sandal is founder and chair of Summit in Social Entrepreneurship and the Social Entrepreneur School IBS. Professor Fil. Dr Jan-Urban Sandal is Professor Chair of Innovation and Social Entrepreneurship at Joseph A. Schumpeter Centre for Economic Research of Yuriy Fedkovich Chernivitsi National University. Prof. Dr. Jan-Urban Sandal is Honorary Professor at Chernihiv National University of Technology and Honorary Senior Fellow of Science Technology and Training OMEGA Institute, Hanoi, Vietnam. Prof. Fil. Dr Sandal also lectures and conducts master classes at universities across the world, and collaborates with University of Southern California on Internship program for Norwegian students and social entrepreneurs. Fil. Dr. Jan-U. Sandal Institute’s international university network includes at the moment app. 85 000 students and 20 000 faculty members and staff and offer participants full access to activities sanctioned by the agreements regardless of race, color, sex, religion, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or national origin. The agreements secure students and faculty members access to international independent science and dynamic innovative pedagogy and an extended study and scientific activity to seminar and course participants connected to Fil. Dr. Jan-U. Sandal Institute in Norway and globally. Fil. Dr. Jan-U. Sandal Institute offers a four-year Affiliated Honorary Research Program.

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