Special Issue "Artificial Intelligence and Big Data in Entrepreneurship"

Submission Deadline: 19 January 2021
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Guest Editors
Dr. Ali Kashif Bashir, Manchester Metropolitan University, UK.
Dr. M. Omair Shafiq, Carleton University, Canada.
Dr. Nawab Muhammad Faseeh Qureshi, Sungkyunkwan University, South Korea.
Dr. Muhammad Shafiq, Guangzhou University, Guangzhou, China.


Entrepreneurship is the process of designing a new business, launching, and running the business. In other words, entrepreneurship is defined as the willingness and capacity of developing new business with any of its risks to reach the profit. The entrepreneurship entirely focuses on launching the industry by analyzing the different risk factors like business start-up due to the lack of investment, economic crisis, wrong business decision, low market demand, etc. During this process, entrepreneurs face several difficulties while recognizing the firm's capital, resources, opportunities, talents for improving business activities. For overcoming this difficulty, Artificial Intelligence (AI) is used. It provides a valuable platform to enhance the entrepreneurship business process because it works according to human characteristics such as discovering, past analysis, generalizing, etc. The AI system performs the business-related task using computer-controlled robots, which is connected with intelligent beings. Moreover, the AI system is programmed to perform the specific task with maximum processing speed, flexibility, and reliable manner compared to the human expert processing criteria. Due to the importance of the AI, the business information is analyzed by using the AI analytic tool.


Although AI gives a useful platform, the entrepreneurship process requires a large volume of information to making the perfect decision. Here, the big data process is utilized because of a variety of information, the quantity of information, veracity, and velocity of information. Moreover, information is collected from different resources with multiple formats that help to analyze the firm's capital, resources, business activities, and talents successfully. The big data collect the business information in various aspects such as user, developer, organizer, etc. that helps to predict the success and failure rate of the business. Based on the AI and big data-based business information analysis, entrepreneurship will be more potent in the future direction. Artificial Intelligence provides different data processing tools for big data techniques with affordability, flexibility, reliability, and scale manner. The AI and Big data tools and techniques are afforded with low also access to the information according to the user demands, which may increase the researcher's interest. Therefore, this special issue focuses on Artificial Intelligence, and big data-based entrepreneurship will serve as the innovative and best platform to discuss and develop a better solution for new beginners. Topics of interest include but are not restricted to:

• Analyzing sustainable entrepreneurship models using AI analytic tools

• Business policies, innovations and business performance towards entrepreneurship

• Big data analytic tool to examine the cooperation between entrepreneurship

• AI and big data for the entrepreneurship ecosystem

• Analyze the entrepreneurship risk factors using Artificial Intelligence

• AI cognitive mechanism in entrepreneurship

• Impact of artificial intelligence on labor in industries

• Analyze minority sectors entrepreneurship economies using Intelligent analytic tools

• AI model for handling entrepreneurship resource decision-making process

Entrepreneurship models, AI analytic tools, big data, cognitive mechanism, decision-making process.