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Recent Publications

 

Chapter in Book:

Kenny, B and J Fahy (2011), Converging Themes: Networks, International Performance and the Telecoms Sector, in Firm-Level Internationalisation, Regionalism and Globalization, E Hutson, R R. Sinkovics, and J Berrill (Eds.). Houndmills, Basingstoke, U.K.: Palgrave MacMillan, 263-291.                  

Kenny, B and J Fahy  (2011), SME’s networking capability and international performance,  in A Woodside and R Baxter (Eds), Advances in Business Marketing & Purchasing: Interfirm Networks: Theory, Strategy, and Behavior,  USA: Emerald Publishing, Vol 17,  pp. 199 – 376.

Kenny, B, (forthcoming) Meeting the entrepreneurial learning needs of professional athletes in career transition, International Journal of Entrepreneurial Behaviour and Research.

Dooley L and B Kenny,(forthcoming, April 2015), Research Collaboration and Commercialization: The PhD Candidate Perspective, Industry and Higher Education.

Refereed Publications:

Kenny, B and J Fahy, (2013), The Role of Tie Strength, Relational Capability and Trust in the International Performance of High Tech SMEs.?, The Industrial, Marketing and Purchasing (IMP) Journal, Vol 7, Issue 3, pp 188 – 203.

Clohessy, M and B Kenny (2012), Organisational Factors Determining Export Performance and Electronic Commerce Adoption:  An Empirical Investigation, Irish Business Journal, Vol 7, No.1, pp 53-69.

Kenny, B and J Fahy (2011), Network Resources and International Performance of High Tech SMEs, Journal of Small Business and Enterprise Development, Special Issue on International Entrepreneurship, Vol. 18 Iss: 3, 529 – 555.

 

Case Study:

Kenny, B and J Fahy, (2010), Surecom Network Solutions Ltd: A Case of High Tech Rapid Growth, European Case Clearing House, Case Ref: 810-022-1, Teaching Note Ref:  810-022-8, Video Ref: 810-022-3.

*case reprinted in – Evers,N,  Cunningham, J  and T Hoholm ( 2013), Technology Entrepreneurship:  Bringing Innovation to the Marketplace, Palgrave Macmillan, Ireland.

 

Presentations at Peer Reviewed Conferences/Research Colloquia:

O’Donovan, G and B Kenny, (2014) Exploring the role of Facebook as a collaborative tool for entrepreneurship education in a multi-cultural context, Irish Academy of Management Conference, Sept 3-5th, University of Limerick, Ireland.

Kenny, B and L Dooley (2014), Research Collaboration and Commercialization Among PhD Students: The Role Of Entrepreneurial Capability and University Supports, 59th Annual Conference ICSB World conference on Entrepreneurship June 11- 14th, Dublin, Ireland.

O’Donovan, G and B Kenny, (2014) The Impact of a Multi-Disciplinary, Multi-cultural Enterprise Programme on Entrepreneurial Self Efficacy of Lecturers and Students, 59th Annual Conference ICSB World conference on Entrepreneurship June 11- 14th, Dublin, Ireland.

Kenny, B and C Lavelle (2014), Female Entrepreneurship Programmes: A change agent or a stepping stone? 3E conference (ECSB Entrepreneurship Education conference), Turku (Finland), April 10 – 11th.  

*Kenny, B and L Dooley (2014), Supporting Entrepreneurship and Commercialization of Research among the PhD Community, 3E conference (ECSB Entrepreneurship Education conference), Turku (Finland), April 10 – 11th. * Shortlisted for Best Paper Award

Kenny, B., L Dooley and G Barrett (2013), Stimulating Innovation While Dealing With Constraints: The Case of Ireland against the Backdrop of the Global Financial Crisis, RENT XXVII Entrepreneurship, Institutions and Competitiveness, ISM University of Management and Economics, Vilnius, Lithuania, November 20-22.

Visser, V, Bleimann U and B Kenny (2013), The role of Technological Innovation in Strategic Human Resource Management, paper presented at the Collaborative European Research Conference (CERC): Celebrating Excellence in Research, Cork, Oct 16-18.

Dooley, L., B Kenny, G Barrett and G Lupton (2013), Organisational Innovation Practice: Assessing the impact of the global financial crisis, paper presented at the R & D Management conference: Skills for future Innovation – Implications for R and D Management, Manchester, United Kingdom, June 26-28th.

Kenny, B (2013), Educating Sports Entrepreneurs: What Professional Athletes and Entrepreneurship Educators can learn from each other?, paper presented at the 3E conference (ECSB Entrepreneurship Education conference), Aarhus (Denmark),  May 29-31st.

Kenny, B and L Dooley (2013), International Collaboration on Innovation: A Research Agenda, paper presented at The Academy of International Business (UK and Ireland Chapter) 40th Annual Conference, Aston Business School, March 21-23rd.

Kenny, B and L Dooley (2012), Entrepreneurial Networks and Commercialization of Research within the PhD Community, paper presented at the ISBE Conference, DCU, Dublin, Ireland, Nov 6-8th.

Kenny, B (2012), Internationalisation of High Technology Services: The Case of Surecom, at the Irish Innovation Showcase, Dell Campus, Limerick, Oct 4th.

Dooley, L., E Reedy, and B Kenny (2012), Collaborative Innovation in Ireland: Have we embraced the fifth generation model?, paper presented at the InterTrade Ireland All-Island Innovation  Annual Conference:  Exploiting Industry and University Research, Development and Innovation: Why it Matters,NUI Galway, June 12/13th.

Dooley, L., E Reedy, and B Kenny (2012), The Innovation Process: Is Collaboration Happening? , paper presented at the R & D Management conference: Creating & Capturing Value through R&D Management and Innovation, Grenoble, France, May 23-25th.

Dooley, L and B Kenny (2012), Entrepreneurial capability within the doctoral research community: Building the future Entrepreneurial University, paper presented at the R & D Management conference: Creating & Capturing Value through R&D Management and Innovation, Grenoble, France, May 23-25th.

Kenny, B and J Fahy ( 2011), Network Operation and International Performance of High Tech SMEs, paper presented at the 27th IMP Conference: The Impact of Globalisation on Networks and Relationship Dynamics, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, Sept 1-3rd.

Kenny, B and J Fahy (2011), Tie Strength, Relational Capability, Trust and the International performance of High Tech SMEs?, paper presented at 14th Mc Gill International Entrepreneurship Conference, University of Southern Denmark, Sept 16 – 18th.

Kenny, B and J Fahy (2011), International Performance of High Tech SMEs: The Role of Network Resources, paper presented at The Academy of International Business (UK and Ireland Chapter) 38th Annual Conference, University of Edinburgh, April 14-16th.

Kenny, B and I Rossiter (2014), Determinants of firm growth for incubator supported SMEs, RENT XXVIII Entrepreneurial endeavours: a profusion of research, policy and practitioner practices” Nov 19-21, University of Luxembourg, Luxembourg

Newspaper Article:

Kenny, B and L Dooley (2012), Ireland fares well in entrepreneurial stakes, Irish Examiner, Monday 24/09/2012, p 15. 

 

Invited Contributions/speaking events:

Kenny, B (2013), The Hincks Centre for Entrepreneurship Excellence: The Beginning and the Vision, Cork Institute of Technology, School of Business Staff Development Seminar, Dec 16th.

Kenny, B (2013), Celebrating Award Winning Student Entrepreneurship Projects, President’s Reception, Cork Institute of Technology, Nov 7th.

Kenny B, Kerrigan B and T Moylan (2013), Enterprise and Entrepreneurship Education in the Irish Context, Malaysian Entrepreneurship Educators Programme, Dublin City University, Nov 13,

Kenny, B (2013), The Link between the HETAC Enterprise and Entrepreneurship Guidelines and the Entrepreneurial Eco-system, Accelerating Campus Entrepreneurship (ACE) Initiative Workshop, Athlone Institute of Technology, Oct 25th.

Kenny B (2013), Networks, Technology and Entrepreneurs, Cork Social Good Summit, Imperial Hotel, Cork, Sept 24th.

Kenny B (2013), Fostering a culture of Enterprise and Entrepreneurship Education in Higher Education, GMIT Enterprise Educators Event, Galway, June 5th.

Kenny, B (2012), Internationalisation of High Technology Services: The Case of Surecom, at the Irish Innovation Showcase, Dell Campus, Limerick, Oct 4th.

Kenny B and J Sheehan (2012), Running a Business in a Recession, to postgraduate students in Innovation Management and Technology Commercialisation, Atlantic University Alliance, UCC, April 14th.

Kenny B (2014), The Entrepreneurship Eco-System at Cork Institute of Technology. InBusiness InCork, Cork Innovates showcase, City Hall, Nov 14th.

Kenny, B (2014), Determinants of Small Firm Growth in Ireland, CPA Council Strategy Event, Blue Haven, Kinsale, Cork, Oct 18th.