Possibilities of long-term stages: Business and Rural Development management researchers were on scientific stage in Poland under MITAP-II


Commercialisation of scientific results is one of the important spheres for university researchers presenting and providing their research results to the market and potential clients. ASU scientists assoc. professor Jolita Greblikaite and lecturer Rolandas Rakstys successfully were participating in MITA provided stage funding contest and on December 1-28 they were staging in Dabrowa Gornicza University, one of the leading Business schools in Poland. The purpose of the stage was to gain knowledge and experience for scientific products comercialisation, tightly cooperating with Poland partners and other common and possible partners in new managerial products creation process and presentation to the market.

During the stage scientists were actively communicating with Polish scientists in different research themes, were planning common scientific research. Concrete project plans and proposals were discussed. Economic and management faculty was invited to be a partner in organising international scientific conference together with more foreign partners (Turkey). Researchers visited Regional science and technology park for innovative enterprises in Sosnoviec. Innovative activity and methods were presented by enterprises‘ managers. Jolita Greblikaite and Rolandas Rakstys were discussing research and business cooperation problems and possibilities.

Scientists of institute were participating in international scientific seminar in Poznan technology university. The seminar was devoted for professors teaching entrepreneurship and it had a theme „Where do you go, entrepreneurship education?“. In the seminar were participating professors and lecturers from such countries as Slovakia, Poland. Germany, Finland, France as well as Lithuania (stage participants). During the stage ASU researchers developed their competence in additional activity, found new possible project partners.

Jolita Greblikaite was invited to become a member of scientific committee of the annual international scientific conference organised by Dabrowa Gornicza university. Cooperation between scientists of these two institutions is developing already few years and it has already concrete results – ISI Web of Science publications.