Prof dr Wim Vanhaverbeke Professor, Open Innovation, The University of Hasselt
Prof dr Wim Vanhaverbeke is professor in Open Innovation at the University of Hasselt. He is also visiting professor at ESADE Business School and the National university of Singapore.
He published in several international journals such as Organization Science, Research Policy, California Management Review, Journal of Management Studies, Small Business Economics, Journal of Business Venturing, Technovation. He was co-editor with Henry Chesbrough and Joel West of the books “Open Innovation: Researching a New Paradigm” (OUP, 2006) and “New frontiers in open innovation” (OUP, 2014). 3Open innovation in SMEs” will be published by Cambridge University press end of 2016. He is a dedicated open innovation researcher collaborating with different partners in universities and companies around the globe.
His current research is focusing on open innovation in SMEs, innovation ecosystems and on the implementation of open innovation practices. He established the European Innovation Forum with Henry Chesbrough in 2012.
He is a frequently asked speaker at leading international conferences and an adviser for several globally operating companies. He consults and organizes workshops for multinationals and technology companies. He was recently recognized by the International Association of Management of Technology (IAMOT) as one of the top 50 authors of technology and innovation management during the period 2008-2012.
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