Key Areas of Expertise and Related Publications
CULTURE AND EDUCATION: ENTERPRISE AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP EDUCATION FOR SCHOOLS VOCATIONAL AND HIGHER EDUCATION
Key Areas: Schools Education, Vocational Education, Graduates, Enterprise Culture

Workshop for Vice Chancellors of Sri Lankan Universities on the Entrepreneurial University 2008

Design and Joint delivery of first 6-Module International Entrepreneurship Educator’s Programme (for university staff) under auspices of the UK National Council for Graduate Entrepreneurship 2008

Opening Keynote speaker at the International Council for Small Firms (ICSB) Conference on Entrepreneurship. Unique Solutions for Unique Environments Melbourne Australia 2006

Keynote presentations Sweden, Germany, Croatia, Argentina, Brazil, UK  2004-7

Keynote Speaker at the Latin American Entrepreneurship Conference in Cali Columbia 2006

Advisor to the UK National Council for Graduate Entrepreneurship 2005 ongoing

Lead support, as Chair, for the design and development of the Durham Masters in Entrepreneurship 1998 onwards

Initiator of Schools Enterprise Education programmes in the UK with support of British Steel Corporation 1985

Establishment of Enterprise Education Unit at Durham University Business School and support for development of over 15 Teacher Manuals covering most areas of the curriculum with support from a range of private companies 1985-2000

Consultancy for the Development of Schools Enterprise Education Programmes in Bangladesh, Hungary, Poland, Latvia, Russia, Slovenia, Italy and Finland.

Development of Skills into Business Programme for Latvian and Polish Vocational Education systems in the form of Working for Myself - a complete business start-up manual 1993-5

Design, development and delivery of MBA Modules on Small Business in Durham 1971 onwards

Development of Graduate Enterprise Programme at Durham 1987

Development of Graduate Gateway and other programmes designed to link unemployed or recent graduates with Small Businesses 1987 with support of business and government

Design and development of the national STEP Programme linking undergraduates with small and medium enterprise development in collaboration with Shell UK - 1980s

Support and Advice for the development of graduate and undergraduate enterprise programmes in Malaysia, Nigeria and India

Development of UK North East Region 'Graduate into Enterprise' Programme with support of Shell and IBM 1985-89 bringing together all five North East Universities

Member of the National Advisory Group for the UK Council for Industry in Higher Education research and publication on Graduates and Small Business in the UK 1998


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