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Innovation for entrepreneurship: discussion notes


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Innovation for entrepreneurship: discussion notes

  1. 1. Innovation for entrepreneurship: discussion notes by Jeff Mutimba
  2. 2. What is the difference between the two? • ‘Innovation’ & ‘entrepreneurship’ related but different • ‘Innovation’ is introducing something new • ‘Entrepreneurship’ is ability to recognize business opportunities in innovations • Entrepreneurs add value to innovations & take risks including risk to their own lives+++
  3. 3. • The farmer deepened the channel to increase residual moisture
  4. 4. Imponderables • Title reads ‘Innovation for Entrepreneurship’ • Innovations that will trigger entrepreneurship • Innovations that will drive entrepreneurship • However, there are some imponderables
  5. 5. 1. Informal markets
  6. 6. 2. Declining land holdings
  7. 7. Questions Where markets are not known: What innovations are available to trigger innovativeness?
  8. 8. Where land is scarce: What innovations are there to rigger innovativeness What could farmers use in place of firewood? How could farmers avoid hillslopes? How could they farm hillslopes sustainably? How could they avoid overgrazing? How could they farm wetlands sustainably?
  9. 9. Thank you