Competence Centre: Strategic Management & Innovation

The Strategic Management & Innovation competence centre focuses on the strategic aspects of managing organizations, with explicit foci on value creation and value innovation strategy, international alliances, competition strategy, supply chain management, ...

Our core competencies are situated in following domains: 
• Academic research on management of strategy and innovation in industrial contexts
• Lecturing to undergraduate Bachelor and Master students
• Executive and management education
• Business reports and managerial books
• Consulting and industry studies in life sciences, health care, mechatronics, materials

Research Topics: Competence Centre: Strategic Management & Innovation 
•Value innovation in business & industrial markets
•Market strategies for global competitive advantage
•Value creation in (global) supply chains
•Management of alliances and networks
•Purchasing strategy
•Corporate governance
•Leadership and dynamic capabilities
•Value purchasing and its implications on supply chain actors
•Business Incubators
•Ambitious entrepreneurship
•Institutional contexts
•Institutional entrepreneurship & institutional theory
•Business model innovation & value creation
•Stakeholder analysis & actor mobilization
•Industrial networks
•Career management
•Dynamic Capabilities
•Organizational Sensemaking
•Positive Organizational Scholarship
•Organizational Mindfulness
•Strategic change / ambidexterity