135th SPICE Meeting at the International Conference on Entrepreneruship and Innovation in Skopje & Ohrid, Macedonia

Skopje & Ohrid, Macedonia
8 – 10 May 2008

Ss. Cyril and Methodius University Business Start-Up Centre (UKIM-BSC) in Skopje, Macedonia together with SENSI, the South East European Network of Start-Up Centers and Incubators held an international conference on entrepreneurship and innovation with the main topics "Governmental and regional poli-cies on entrepreneurship, innovation and R&D", "Clustering and networking", "Entrepreneurship education", "Family businesses and entrepreneurship", "University - industry collaboration", "ICT and Regional competitiveness", " Regional innovation strategies", "Business incubation (good practices in the region / Macedonia)", and "Financing innovation, R&D, SMEs".
On the occasion of this conference a "Special SPICE meetign" was held on Ohrid, Macedonia focusing on the topics "National Innovation Policies in the West Balkans" and "New ways for Seed and Venture Captial". Alos the SPICE Art Ball was exhibited in Skoje and Ohrid. For more details, please see SPICE Update No. 80