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BCERC Sponsorship Opportunities


The 40th BCERC will be held at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville and co-sponsored by the Office of Research & Engagement, Anderson Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation (ACEI), and Haslam College of Business. The conference will focus on cutting-edge empirical research in progress that will significantly advance the field of entrepreneurship.


» Enjoy three full days connecting with new and seasoned researchers from around the world.
» Gain visibility with leading entrepreneurship educators and researchers, and connect to the global entrepreneurial community.
» Showcase your brand on, during the conference, and within print materials that include the 2020 issue of Frontiers of    Entrepreneurship Research BCERC Proceedings.

Learn More About Being a Sponsor or Exhibitor at BCERC


2020 BCERC - Best Paper Award Sponsors

The Babson College Bertarelli Family Award

For excellence in research on the topic of Family Entrepreneurship (2014–2020).

The G. Dale Meyer Award

For the most relevant research in Social Entrepreneurship (2013–2020).

The Journal of Small Business Management (JSBM) Award 

For excellence in research on the topic of Public Policy (2013–2020).

The National Federation for Independent Business (NFIB) Award

For the best paper on a General Topic in Entrepreneurship (1997–2020).