Understanding Small Enterprises Conference - USE2015

Wednesday, October 21, 2015 - 00:00 to Friday, October 23, 2015 - 00:00
Event type: 
Technical and Research

Groningen (Hanze University of Applied Sciences) / Netherlands

The 3rd edition of the USE conferences, entitle "A Healthy Working Life in a Healthy Business" provides a forum to enhance understanding of small enterprises and have a unique focus on the well-being of both people and business.

The conference represents a unique opportunity to gain insight into and discuss the latest research on small enterprises, the business aspects as well as the quality of the working life and working environment.
The aim of USE2015 is to develop networks and facilitate future research that will help improve the working environment and business in small enterprises.

This year the thematic of the event will focus on:

  • Healthy and safe working environments at SMEs: Occupational Health and Safety, Workplace Innovation, Healthy Ageing and Work, Work Life Balance.
  • Health organisations as small businesses: Organizing for Change, Social Innovation, Market Orientation, Technology Innovation.
  • SMEs in a networked society: Corporate and Network Governance, Corporate Social Responsibility, Globalizing SMEs.

The conference attracts participants from more than 20 different it is not only crossing national borders - also scientific borders will be crossed.

CONTACT / Sylvia van der Meulen
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Raising the productivity and competitiveness of European businesses through technology. Boosting national economies on the international market, and strengthening the basis for sustainable prosperity and employment.