Dr. Luke Pittaway is the Associate Dean for Graduate Programs in the College of Business at Ohio University, he was previously the Chair of the Department of Management and Director of the Center for Entrepreneurship. Dr. Pittaway is also the O'Bleness Professor of Entrepreneurship. He has helped start and grow multiple Centers for Entrepreneurship in the UK and the US. His research focuses on entrepreneurship education and learning and he has a range of other interests including: entrepreneurial behavior; networking; entrepreneurial failure; business growth; and, corporate venturing. Currently, his work focuses on the role of infrastructure in entrepreneurship education; he is exploring how universities can use entrepreneurship education to assist the establishment of entrepreneurial ecosystems in constrained environments; and, researching how doctoral programs develop entrepreneurship educators in the US. In 2018 Dr. Pittaway was nominated and selected to be USASBE's Entrepreneurship Educator of the Year.
José Carlos Sánchez Garcia, Catedrático en Psicología, Director de la Cátedra de Emprendedores, Universidad de Salamanca (España)
Marcus Dejardin, Professor de Economia, Lovaina y Namur (Belgica)