On the 23rd September, as part of the All Island Innovation programme, Cork University Business School hosted two SME focused Innovation Master Classes delivered by Dr. George Tsekouras, from the world renowned Centre for Research of Innovation Management (CENTRIM), University of Brighton
Dr. Tsekouras delivered his master clas ses focused on enabling innovation in Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs) through
effective planning, strategic implementation and fostering linkages with external research organizations through the lens of their absorptive capacity, open innovation in public-private partnerships and employee engagement.
The half-day event was attended by 63 representatives of external organizations and their feedback was highly positive. The next event is scheduled for late November 2016.