Jean-Baptiste Say Institute for Entrepreneurship Berlin


The Jean-Baptiste Say Institute for Entrepreneurship relies on a unique European network which was developed in 2007 by the Entrepreneurship Chair of ESCP Europe and has today more than 50 researchers and teachers. Our goal is to train entrepreneurs and leaders around the world in entrepreneurship and, to prepare tomorrow’s managers for profound changes in the world of work.


All eyes on entrepreneurship – ESCP Europe is hosting the 10th Effectuation Conference and RENT XXXIII

From November 24th-29th 2019, the Jean-Baptiste Say Institute of ESCP Europe is hosting two entrepreneurship conferences: the 10th Effectuation Conference and RENT XXXIII. More than 300 researchers are coming to Berlin to present and debate their research.

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“I love throwing myself into new challenges and trying new things!”

How does a brand and innovation consultant for global B2C brands end up in a startup that digitizes the air freight market? Laura Weritz studied the Executive Master in Digital Innovation and Entrepreneurial Leadership (EMDIEL) at ESCP Europe in 2016/2017 – and, in the course of it, changed from her consultancy job to an early stage startup.

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THE IMPROBABLE in Berlin – Art on data, the climate crisis and other challenges

Have you ever thought about a Ponzi scheme with data in the age of social media? Fake news as the HIV of the digital society? Agribusinesses such as Monsanto as the “visible hand” in a market playing with food? ESCP Europe’s Master in Management students have, and have translated these thoughts into art pieces that they showed to the public on October 2nd.

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