RETHINKING BANKING IN A CIRCULAR ECONOMY Wednesday, 14th MARCH 2018 Room CY017, UCLan Cyprus  PROGRAMME 18:00-18:10 Registration/Networking 18:10-18:45 Dr. Virginia Zhelyazkova: Rethinking Banking in a Circular Economy 18:45-19:00 Q&A by Dr Virginia Zhelyazkova Associate Professor in Finance, Vice-Rector for Education and Quality Management at VUZF University EU 2020 strategy envisages the future transition from linear to circular […]

THE RE-BRANDING CHALLENGE. Re-Branding Co-Creation Experiential Workshop for Impact, Engagement and Innovation

THE RE-BRANDING CHALLENGE Re-Branding Co-Creation Experiential Workshop for Impact, Engagement and Innovation Thursday, 15th March 18:00 @UCLan Cyprus Campus, CY017 Programme 17:45-18:00 Registration 18:00- 19:00 Experiential Seminar on 360 Challenges, Strategies, Design Thinking and Co-creation Methodologies  19:00-19:15 Break 19:15-20:45 Re-branding Challenge Workshop: Prototype and Pitch your re-Branding Solutions in teams 20:45-21:00 Concluding remarks Regardless of the nature, size […]

1st International Sport Management Symposium

1st International Sport Management Symposium Thursday 15 March 2018, 10:00-17:00 at UCLan Cyprus, 12 – 14 University Ave. Pyla, 7080 Larnaka The Centre for Entrepreneurial Development Alliance and Research (CEDAR), under the auspices of Cyprus Sport Organisation (CSO) and of the Cyprus Association for Sport Management, is hosting the 1st Sport International Management Symposium, on Thursday 15 March, 2018. […]

Ideodromio 2017-2018

Το Κέντρο Επιχειρηματικότητας CEDAR με την υποστήριξη του Υπουργείου Παιδείας και Πολιτισμού ανακοινώνει την έναρξη του διαγωνισμού επιχειρηματικής ιδέας «Ιδεοδρόμιο» ο οποίος έχει ως  σκοπό να προάγει την επιχειρηματικότητα σε μαθητές/τριες της Δευτεροβάθμιας Εκπαίδευσης (Γυμνασίων, Λυκείων, και Τεχνικών Σχολών) της Κύπρου . Το Πρόγραμμα «Ιδεοδρόμιο» έχει ως σκοπό να προαγάγει τη δημιουργική και καινοτόμο σκέψη και την […]

Good Governance enhancement through e-Learning for Sport Volunteer Board Members (GReFORM) / 2018-2020

“Good Governance enhancement through e-Learning for Sport Volunteer Board Members (GReFORM)” aims to increase the capabilities and knowledge of volunteer Board Members in sport organisations by providing online and research-informed education on Good Governance in sport. The development of an online learning electronic portal will allow board members of sports organisations, especially Volunteer -in their […]

EIASM Family Firm Management Workshop

14th EIASM FAMILY FIRM MANAGEMENT WORKSHOP UCLan Cyprus, Pyla Campus, Larnaca, Cyprus May 17-18-19, 2018 CALL FOR PAPERS: “ENTREPRENEURIAL FAMILIES ACROSS GENERATIONS” Conference Co-Chairs: Panikkos Poutziouris CEDAR – University of Central Lancashire (Cyprus)   Ethel Brundin and Mattias Nordqvist CeFEO, Jönköping International Business School, Sweden   Advisory Committee: Rodrigo Basco, American University of Sharjah, UAE; Alberto […]


Social Enterprise is increasingly recognised by policy makers and stakeholders as a vital platform for social-economic and entrepreneurial development. The aim of this policy oriented forum, which is under the aegis of the Deputy Minister to the President of the Republic of Cyprus, is to expound the emerging models of social enterprise and review policy […]


ARTISAN EUROPEAN PROGRAM KICK-OFF UCLan Cyprus and the Centre for Entrepreneurship CEDAR proudly announce the start of ‘ARTISAN’, a 2-year Erasmus + funded project ARTISAN focuses on family businesses operating in areas that promote cultural heritage and tradition, such as the artisan and agro-tourism sectors. Particularly it targets the development of entrepreneurial skills amongst family […]


Strategic planning for Smaller Firms: innovation based survival and/or growth of owner-managed SMEs OVERVIEW In this fiercely competitive arena micro and small-medium sized enterprises cannot remain comfortable in their niches; their sustainable business success is under attack. The owner-managers of SMEs must embark on the journey to transform their firms into entrepreneurial growth stars. This […]


Business Idea Competition 2016 – 2017   Centre of Entrepreneurial Development, Alliance and Research (CEDAR) organized for another year the Business Idea Competition 2016 – 2017, in association with UCLan Cyprus. CEDAR in the context of the initiative has organized entrepreneurial workshops throughout Cyprus for the support of young entrepreneurs. The award ceremony of the […]