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Advisory Board

Additional source of expertise, critical thought and fresh perspectives is supplied regularly by ACEEU’s Advisory Board.
The Advisory Board advises the Accreditation Council and the Accreditation Office on the central elements of ACEEU’s activities and the accreditation of entrepreneurial or engaged universities in general.

FUNCTION

The Advisory Board advises the Accreditation Council and the Accreditation Office. Advice might include but is not limited to:
  • Adjustments of ACEEU’s standards, guidelines and procedures
  • Member services
  • Changes in national or international accreditation
  • Opportunities for ACEEU’s development
  • Future challenges ACEEU has to face
  • Potential candidates for ACEEU’s Accreditation Council

STRUCTURE

The Advisory Board is composed of a chair and a minimum of 3 and a maximum of 12 members. Members of the advisory board can include a variety of stakeholders, including representatives form higher education institutions, intermediaries (such as technology transfer officers or managers of incubators), businesses, governmental organisations or further organisations supporting innovation, entrepreneurship and engagement (e.g. regional development offices or association active in the field). The chair and members of the Advisory Board are appointed by the Accreditation Council.
Unique expertise

Advisory Board Members

Mario Cervantes

Senior Economist, Science and Technology Policy Division, OECD, France

Profile:
Senior Economist, Science and Technology Policy Division, OECD
Former Economist at Columbia University\’s Centre for Tele-Information (C.I.T.I)
Frequently publishes on university-industry interaction, HR in science and technology, patenting, licensing, incubators and open innovation

Dr. Marina Ranga

Joint Research Centre, European Commission, Belgium

Profile:
CEO and founder of Triple Helix Research Group Inc.

Professor Scott Shane

A Malachi Mixon III Professor of Entrepreneurship at Case Western Reserve University, United States

Profile:
A Malachi Mixon III Professor of Entrepreneurship at Case Western Reserve University
Author of the bestseller "Illusions of Entrepreneurship"
2009 winner of the Global Award for Entrepreneurship Research
Columnist at Smallbiztrends.com
Active angel investor and limited partner in micro venture capital and accelerator funds