Professor Tom Cooney keynote speaker at ICSR 2022

Professor Tom Cooney will be a keynote speaker at the ICSR conference at MidSweden University in Östersund. Tom is Professor of Entrepreneurship at the Technological University Dublin, Director of the Institute for Minority Entrepreneurship and Adjunct Professor at the University of Turku (Finland). He is a former President of the International Council for Small Business (2012-13) and of the European Council for Small Business (2009-11), and he was Chair of the ICSB 2014 World Entrepreneurship Conference. He is a policy advisor to Governments, European Commission, OECD, and other international organisations. He is a Director of four enterprises and works in various capacities with a range of businesses. He has published 11 books and presented widely on the topic of entrepreneurship, particularly related to minority, disadvantaged and marginalized communities. Further details of his work can be found at

Tom Cooney will do a digital speech at ICSR2022 with the title “Entrepreneurship, Inclusivity and Sustainability: Ensuring that Everyone can Maximise their Economic and Social Potential”.