An analysis of the pre-incubation process a case study

Main Article Content

Guilherme Paraol de Matos
Milena Meridimi Teixeira
Clarissa Stefani Teixeira

Abstract

Innovation habitats have fostered entrepreneurship and assisted in the creation and development of innovative ventures. Among the existing innovation habitats, the pre-incubator has contributed to the creation of a successful business model. Thus, the current study aims to analyze the perception of the pre-incubated on the importance of pre-incubation in the development of their business. A case study was conducted through personal interviews with participants from the pre-incubator in Florianópolis. As a main result, it verified that the pre-incubator contributed to the development of the business model of its pre-incubated. In addition, it served as a learning environment on entrepreneurship and the business world. However, negative points also raised, such as management changes in the middle of the pre-incubation process. Finally, it noted that the environment positively evaluated by the informants, mainly as a place of knowledge sharing and development of their business models.

Downloads

Download data is not yet available.

Article Details

How to Cite
Paraol de Matos, G., Meridimi Teixeira, M. ., & Stefani Teixeira, C. (2020). An analysis of the pre-incubation process: a case study. International Journal for Innovation Education and Research, 8(6), 01-15. https://doi.org/10.31686/ijier.vol8.iss6.2260
Section
Articles
Author Biographies

Guilherme Paraol de Matos, Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina

Dept. of knowledge Engineering

Milena Meridimi Teixeira, Federal University of Santa Catarina, Florianópolis –SC-Brazil

Dept. of knowledge Engineering

Clarissa Stefani Teixeira, Federal University of Santa Catarina, Florianópolis –SC-Brazil

Dept. of knowledge Engineering

References

ALMEIDA, A.; DA SILVA, B.; ROCK, C. The Influence of Technology Parks in Strokes TI Area and the Economic Development. Scientific Journal Online-Technology, Management and Humanism, vol. 2, no. 1, 2013.

BARR, P. S. Current and potential importance of qualitative methods in strategy research. Research Methodology in Strategy and Management, eds. D. Ketchen and D. Bergh. 2004.

BIRTH, D. S.; LABIAK JUNIOR, S. Environments and dynamic cooperation for innovation. Aymara: Curitiba, 2011.

BONI V.; LENT, S. Learning to interview: how to make interviews in Social Sciences. Electronic Journal of Post-Graduates in Political Sociology at UFSC, v. 2, n.1, pp. 68-80, Jan. 2005.

BORBA, F. Dictionary of Contemporary Portuguese. São Paulo: Editora UNESP, 2004. 1.470p.
BRUNET, M. Presentation in the section on pre-incubation. In: ASSOCIATION OF NATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS WORKSHOP PROMOTING THE INNOVATIVE DEVELOPMENTS, 11, 2003 Brasilia. Anais... ANPROTEC: Brasília, 2003.

CHAN, K; LAU, T. Assessing technology incubator programs in the science park: the good, the bad and the ugly. Technovation, v. 25, no. 10, p. 1215-1228, 2005.

COCREATION LAB. Centro Sapiens, 2019. Available at: hhttps://centrosapiens.com.br/cocreationlab/. Accessed on 23 jan 2020.

DEMO, P. Scientific methodology in social sciences. 3. ed. rev. and current. São Paulo, SP: Atlas, 1995.
EXAME. Cenário aquecido e infraestrutura especializada atraem empresas de tecnologia para Florianópolis. 2018. Available at: . Access: 20 November 2019.

FALLGATTER; M. G.; SENA, A. Role of Pre-Business Incubators on Entrepreneurship Development: The Case of Gene-Blumenau. In: Brazilian Congress Of University Extension, 2, 2004, Belo Horizonte, MG. Anais ... Belo Horizonte, 2004.

FERREIRA, M.; TEIXEIRA, C. S. Pre-incubator: conceptual alignment. São Paulo: Perse, 2017. 21p.
GIL, A. C. Methods and techniques of social research. 6. ed. São Paulo: Atlas SA, 2008. 220 p.

HABITAT SANTA CATARINA INNOVATION. (2018). Available at: . access: 21 Oct.. 2019.

JUNIOR, S. L.; MACEDO, M.; TRINITY, E. P. Innovative Entrepreneurship habitats. p. 03. In book: Knowledge Transfer between incubators, University and Society, Edition: 1, 2005, 36p.

KLOFSTEN M.; LINDHOLM D. Å. Growth and innovation support in Swedish science parks and incubators. 2002.

KUEHN, K. W. Entrepreneurial intentions research: Implications for entrepreneurship education. Journal of Entrepreneurship Education, Vol. 11, p. 87, 2008.

LAKATOS, E. M. Fundamentals of scientific methodology, 7th ed. São Paulo: Atlas, 2010.

LYONS, T. S.; LI S.; ZHAO, B. The state of the Wisconsin incubation industry in 2002: an analysis of the results of the survey of membership. Report prepared for The Wisconsin Business Incubator Association, 2003.

MARTÍNEZ, K. R. G.; FERNÁNDEZ-LAVIADA, A.; CRESPO, Á. H. Influence of business incubators performance on entrepreneurial intentions and its antecedents during the pre-incubation stage. Entrepreneurship Research Journal, v. 8, n. 2, 2017.

NDONZUAU, Frédéric Nlemvo; PIRNAY, Fabrice; SURLEMONT, Bernard. A stage model of academic spin-off creation. Technovation, v. 22, n. 5, p. 281-289, 2002.

NINTEC, Technological Innovation, 2012. Incubator companies. Available at: . Access: 17 October 2019.

PALLOTTA, V.; CAMPISI, D. Starmac: An environment for the stimulation and development of entrepreneurial projects in academic Institutions. Industry and Higher Education, Vol. 32, no. 4, p. 269-280, 2018.

PRODANOV, C. C.; FREITAS, E. C. Methodology of Scientific Work: Methods and Techniques of Research and Academic Work. 2. ed. Novo Hamburgo: Feevale, 2013.

RASMUSSEN, E. A.; SORHEIM, R. Action-based entrepreneurship education. Technovation, v. 26, n. 2, p. 185-194, 2006.

SANTOS, J A. Proposed Program for Pre-Incubation and Business Incubation in Rio das Ostras Operational Unit of the UFF incubators Network. In: EXCELLENCE SYMPOSIUM ON MANAGEMENT AND TECHNOLOGY, 9, Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro. Anais ... Rio de Janeiro, 2012.

SEBRAE. How to prepare a business plan. 2018. Available at: . Access: 10 November 2019.

TEIXEIRA, C. S, et al. Habitat de Inovação: Alinhamento Conceitual. Perse: Florianópolis, 2016, 10p.

USINE. University of International Startup Entrepreneurs. 2002. Available at: http://www.usine.unibonn.de/Downloads/bilder/preincubation.pdf. Accessed on 19 Jun. 2018.

VALDEZ ALVARADO, A. Models negocio en la Nube. Información magazine, Technology and Society, p. 1, 2012.

VIA ESTAÇÃO CONHECIMENTO. Mapas da VIA – habitats de inovação. 2019. Available at: http://via.ufsc.br/mapas-da-via/. Access: 23 jul. 2019.

VOISEY, P.; JONES, P.; THOMAS, B. The pre-incubator: a longitudinal study of 10 years of university pre-incubation in Wales. Industry and higher education, v. 27, no. 5, p. 349-363, 2013.

WELL MACHADO, A.; DA SILVA, R.; CATAPAN, A. Bibliometrics on design innovation habitats. Navus-Journal of Management and Technology, vol. 6, no. 3, p. 88-96, 2016.

WILSON, P. Fostering entrepreneurship and innovation through business incubators: a comparative analysis of the role of European Business and Innovation centers. 2008. Doctoral Thesis. Newcastle University.