Conference Committee

Conference Convenors

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Dipak Jain the Dean of INSEAD, the international business school based in Fontainebleau, France. Prior to his INSEAD appointment, Dipak Jain was Dean of Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management from 2001-2009...

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Howard Thomas

...was appointed Dean of the Lee Kong Chian School of Business in January of 2010. Prior to this appointment, he was the Dean of the Warwick Business School...

Dean, Nanyang Business School picture of Gillian Yeo
Gillian Yeo the Interim Dean at Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore. Prior to joining NTU, she has held senior accounting and finance positions in multinational corporations (PriceWaterhouse and Texas Instruments)...

Dean, National University of Singapore Business School picture of Bernard Yeung
Bernard Yeung the Dean and the Stephen Riady Distinguished Professor in Finance and Strategic Management at the National University of Singapore Business School. Before joining NUS in June 2008, he was the Abraham Krasnoff Professor...

Program Co-Chairs

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Russell Coff

... is the UW Foundation Chairman Orr Bascom Professor of Strategic Management at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. His research explores the role of knowledge-based assets in creating and sustaining competitive advantage. Thus, he studies dilemmas associated with human capital such as mobility, retention in ...

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Andreas Raharso

... is a Director at Hay Group - a global management consulting, and works closely with various industries to deliver consulting projects to clients globally. His consulting engagements have included M&As, working with MNCs on...

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Gabriel Szulanski Professor of Strategy at INSEAD Singapore, where he is currently the area chair. His research focuses on the exploitation of knowledge assets, such as the transfer of best practices, and on the making of strategy...

Conference Theme Track Chairs

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Track A - Process: Innovation Processes within Firms picture of Laura B. Cardinal
Laura B. Cardinal the SmartState Endowed Chair and Director for the Center for Innovation and Commercialization at the Darla Moore School of Business at the University of South Carolina. Previously, Laura was a faculty member at Tulane University, where she served as Director of the Burkenroad Institute for the Study of Ethics and Leadership...

Track B - Place: How Location, Geography and Institutions Shape Innovatory Capabilities picture of Toru Yoshikawa
Toru Yoshikawa

... is Professor of Strategic Management at Lee Kong Chian School of Business, Singapore Management University. He received his Ph.D. in business policy from York University in Toronto, Canada. He was previously a faculty member at ...

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Donald Hatfield

... is an Associate Professor at Virginia Tech University. His research has been published in the Strategic Management Journal, Journal of Industrial Economics ...

Track C - People: Assembling Resources and Capabilities
for Innovation in a Global Economy
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Heli Wang an Associate Professor in Management at Singapore Management University. Prior to joining SMU, she was at Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. Her research focuses on motivation issues in the resource-based view...

Track C - People: Assembling Resources and Capabilities
for Innovation in a Global Economy
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Jasjit Singh an Associate Professor of Strategy at INSEAD. He regularly teaches topics related to Competitive Strategy, Strategic Innovation and Global Strategy in INSEAD's MBA, EMBA, Executive Education and PhD programmes. Jasjit’s research interests include Strategic Management...

Program Committee Members

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David Lepak

... is Professor of Human Resource Management and Department Chair of the HRM department in the School of Management and Labor Relations at Rutgers University ...

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Ted Tschang

... is an Associate Professor of Management at the Singapore Management University's Lee Kong Chian School of Business. He holds a PhD in public policy and management from Carnegie Mellon University, an MS in electrical engineering...

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Mary-Anne Williams

...holds a Research Chair at the University of Technology, Sydney and is Director of the Innovation and Enterprise Research Laboratory. She has a Masters of Laws and a PhD in Knowledge Representation and Reasoning...

Advisory Board

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Steven Floyd

... is the Isenberg Professor of Innovation and Entrepreneurship at the Isenberg School of Management, University of Massachusetts - Amherst. He has held positions as an endowed professor at the University of Virginia...

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Javier Gimeno Professor of Strategy at INSEAD, where he holds the Aon Dirk Verbeek Chair in International Risk and Strategic Management. He received a PhD in strategic management from Purdue University and a Licenciate degree...

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Michael A. Hitt a Distinguished Professor and holds the Joe B. Foster Chair in Business Leadership at Texas A&M University. He has authored or co-authored many journal articles published in leading journals such as the Strategic Management Journal...

Doctoral Workshop Chairs

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William Hesterly

... is the Dumke Family Presidential Chair in Management at the David Eccles School of Business, University of Utah where he also serves as Associate Dean for Faculty and Research. His most recent research focuses on ...

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James Robins

... is University Professor of Business Policy at Vienna University of Economics and Business. He serves as Editor-in-Chief of Long Range Planning and is a former Associate Editor ...

Faculty Workshop Chair

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Gwendolyn Lee the Chester C. Holloway Professor at the University of Florida, Warrington College of Business Administration. She holds a Ph.D. in Business Administration from the University of California at Berkeley, and M.S. and B.S. degrees from MIT...

Paper Competition Chair

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Lai-Si Tsui-Auch

...conducts research on the organization-environment relationship, covering topics of corporate governance reforms, entrepreneurship and business groups, as well as the development of trust and control within multinational corporations...

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