The International Council for Small Business (ICSB) is a non-profit organization devoted to continuing management education for entrepreneurs and small business.
Founded in 1955, the International Council for Small Business (ICSB) was the first international membership organization to promote the growth and development of small businesses worldwide. The organization brings together educators, researchers, policy-makers and practitioners from around the world to share knowledge and expertise in their respective fields.
ICSB uses our global network to promote the development of knowledge in all areas of business theory and practice proven to be effective in sustaining small business and entrepreneurship. Collaborating with our partners from around the world, we work to deliver the following programs, workshops, training sessions and certifications to bring our members together and encourage knowledge sharing.
Learn from The Very Best
Access to the best minds in business, education and government
Access to ICSB’s annual world conference and regionally-affiliated conferences
Journal of Small Business Management
Subscription to ICSB Bulletin and the internationally respected JSBM
Subject Matter Expertise
Access to the latest information on entrepreneurship and SMEs globally
Sign the ICSB 2016 Guestbook
An Extraordinary Experience. ICSB wishes to thank all the participants that made the 2016 ICSB World Conference a resounding success. If you attended the event, don’t forget to sign and leave a message!
News & Updates
Latest Issue Released – Small Enterprise Research Journal – What is different about indigenous entrepreneurship?
Special Issue on Small Business Policy - Small Enterprise Research Journal The latest issue (Vol 24.1) of the Small Enterprise Research journal is now online. Indigenous entrepreneurs create, manage and develop entrepreneurial ventures not just for wealth...read more
ICSB JSBM Spotlight Page is available now. Members are welcome to visit the new page and check out each year's most downloaded articles' lists (2012-2015) with the button below. ICSB JSBM Spotlight — Updated Yearly, Since 2012. JSBM Online Library -...read more
Frank Hoy is the inaugural Paul R. Beswick Professor of Innovation & Entrepreneurship in Worcester Polytechnic Institute’s School of Business. Formerly, he served as dean of the College of Business Administration at the University of Texas at El Paso, held the...read more
It is with great pleasure we announce that Cleveland State University, USA and the Asher Center for Innovation & Entrepreneurship (ACIE) at the Holy Spirit University of Kaslik (USEK), Lebanon proudly present the International Applied Research Symposium...read more