ISBE Partners

ISBE works with a range of valued partners to deliver its purpose of enabling excellence in small business and entrepreneurship across its research, policy, practice and learning communities.

To discuss partnering with ISBE, please contact us.

CRSE (Centre for Research on Self-Employment)

The CRSE is the leading international think tank working to improve the understanding of the self-employment sector and its impact on the economy. We deliver leading edge, robust and multidisciplinary research in collaboration with academics from around the world who are at the forefront of self-employment studies.

ECSB (The European Council for Small Business and Entrepreneurship)

The European Council for Small Business and Entrepreneurship (ECSB) is a research-driven non-profit organisation whose main objective is to facilitate the creation and dissemination of new knowledge through research and the open exchange of ideas between academia, education, policy and practice.

EEUK (Enterprise Educators UK)

Enterprise Educators UK is the leading independent membership network for enterprise educators. We enable excellence by connecting educators and practitioners to learn from and inspire each other to develop their practice.


IOEE (Institute of Enterprise and Entrepreneurs)

The Institute of Enterprise and Entrepreneurs (IOEE) is the UK’s largest professional body, dedicated to developing enterprising learning and skills. The IOEE is for anyone who is thinking about starting or already running their own business, those who support them and those employed in innovative and entrepreneurial businesses.

Part of SFEDI Group, we are recognised by Government as the standard setting body for enterprise and enterprise support, on which all enterprise qualifications in the UK are based upon.

The Entrepreneurs Network

The Entrepreneurs Network is a think tank for the ambitious owners of Britain’s fastest growing businesses and aspirational entrepreneurs.

Through research, events and the media, we bridge the gap between entrepreneurs and policymakers to help make Britain the best place in the world to start and grow a business. We are also the Secretariat of the prestigious All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) for Entrepreneurship, which sits across the House of Commons and House of Lords.

UIIN (University Industry Innovation Network)

UIIN – a dynamic network committed to driving innovation and entrepreneurship through university-industry interaction. Dedicated to sharing knowledge, discovering solutions and building relationships UIIN hosts the largest conference in the field, educates the leaders of tomorrow through its workshops and is involved in generating new knowledge in various European research projects.