Department of Strategy and Entrepreneur­ship

The department of Strategy is a leading innovative institution that develops and disseminates expertise in corporate business models, development and growth.

Fall 2017

Seminar Speaker

Affiliation Date Time Room Title

Fulvio Castellacci

University of Oslo 24. August 2017 12:00-13:30 A2-005 Innovation Intensity across Business Functions: Employee-level Analysis of the Telenor Group

Sheryl Winston Smith

Villanova School of Business 12. October 2017 12:00-13:30 A2-059 Swinging for the fences or calling it quits? Accelerators, angel groups, and entrepreneurial experimentation

Jiamin Zhang

Tsinghua University School of Economics and Management 19. October 2017 12:00-13:30 C2-065 Price for Space: Resource Accessibility and Venture Performance

Phebo Wibbens

Wharton 6. November 2017 12:00-13:30 A2-020 The Dynamics Of Resource Competition: Implications For Firm And Industry Components Of Returns

Shiko Ben-Menahem

ETH Zurich 9. November 2017 12:00-13:30 A2-095 Dynamics of Social Boundaries and Knowledge Evaluation in Online Communities

Zhengyu Li

Shanghai University of Finance and Economics 16. November 2017 12:00-13:30 A2-020 Board Embeddedness across Country Experience-Based Social Subnetworks and Performance Implication of Internationalization

Erwin Danneels

University of South Florida 20. November 2017 12:00-13:30 A2-035 Talking Inside The Corridor Or Navigating The Labyrinth: Market Experience And Information Elaboration In Founding Teams

Paula Jarzabkowski

Cass Business School 30. November 2017 12:00-13:30 C2-005 Strategizing and Structuring During Radical Change: How Strategy and Structure Move Together in Practice

Spring 2017

Seminar Speaker

Affiliation Date Time Room Title

Ithai Stern

INSEAD Business School 2. March 2017 12:00-13:30 A2-059 Altered minds: When and how does managerial cognition develop and change?

Jody Hoffer Gittell

Brandeis University 16. March 2017 12:00-13:30 C2-030 A Relational Theory of Organizational Change

Joseph A. Clougherty

College of Business at Illinois 30. March 2017 12:00-13:30 A2-059 Taking ‘Some’ of the Mimicry Out of the Adoption Process: Quality-Management and Strategic Substitution

Liena Kano

Haskayne, University of Calgary 4. April 2017 12:00-13:30 C2-005 Theories Of The Multinational Firm: A Microfoundational Perspective

Africa Arino

IESE Business School 6. April 2017 12:00-14:00 A2-005 Managers’ evaluations of entry investment opportunities: An experimental study of individual- and firm-level effects

Joon Nak Choi

The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology 11. May 2017 12:00-13:30 A2-005 It’s A Small World After All: World City Networks In A Semi-Globalized World

Jean-Francois Hennart

Tilburg University 1. June 2017 12:00-13:30 A2-005 TBD

Fall 2016

Seminar Speaker Affiliation Date Time  Room Title
Mercedes Delgado

MIT Sloan School of Management

18 August 2016 12:00-13:30 A2-045 Clusters and the Great Recession
Louise Mors

Copenhagen Business School

7 September 2016 12:00-13:30 A2-060 Fast Success and Slow Failure: An Examination of the Costs and Benefits of Collaboration across Formal Boundaries
Pengfei Wang

Rotterdam School of Management

29 September 2016 12:00-13:30 C2-005 Crystallizing Status: Divestiture As A Strategic Reaction To Status Inconsistency
Stoyan Sgourev

ESSEC Business School

6 October 2016 12:00-13:30 A2-090 From Montagues to Capulets? Conceptualizing And Validating Competitive Rivalry Through Career Mobility
Roxana Turturea

Rotterdam School of Management

12 October 2016 12:00-13:30


Top Management Team Attributes, Bricolage And Ambidexterity In Small And Medium-Sized Enterprises
Tünde Cserpes

University of Illinois at Chicago

17 October 2016 12:00-13:30 A2-059 Asymmetry of Brokerage and Potential of Newness: the Spatial and Organizational Dynamics of Entrepreneurship in the Distribution Side of the Beer Industry
Bjørn Erik Mørk

University of Oslo

16 November 2016 12:00-13:30 C2-040 TBD
Gurneeta Vasudeva Singh

Carlson School of Management

17 November 2016 12:00-13:30 A2-015 Overcoming Information Asymmetry in Internationalization: The Signaling Effect of a Government-Owned Institutional Investor

Spring 2016

Seminar Speaker Affiliation Date Time  Room Title
Jacob Lyngsie

Copenhagen Business School

14 January 2016 12:00-13:30 A2-005 The more, the merrier? Women in top-management teams and entrepreneurship in established firms
Larissa Rabbiosi

Copenhagen Business School

4 February 2016 12:00-13:30 A2-010 When in Rome, do as the Romans do, but cum judicio: Dealing with corruption after entry
Vegard Kolbjørnsrud


3 March 2016 12:00-13:00 B2-045 Agency problems and governance mechanisms in collaborative communities
Birgul Arslan

Koç University, Istanbul

7 April 2016 12:00-13:30 A2-035 Private Benefits, Competitive Tensions, And Differential Gains In Strategic Alliances
Matthias Brauer

Mannheim Business School

14 April 2016 12:00-13:30 A2-005 Crowding-in or crowding-out? - The interplay between deal experience and comprehensive analysis in portfolio restructuring decision-making
Dovev Lavie

Technion - Israel Institute of Technology

28 April 2016 12:00-13:30 A2-090 The Best Practice Paradox and the Contingent Value of the Dedicated Alliance Function
Anisa Shyti

IE Business School

12 May 2016 12:00-13:30 A2-060 The Priceless Entrepreneur? An Experiment on Risk and Ambiguity Attitudes in Evaluating Entrepreneurial Projects
Torben Pedersen

Bocconi University

19 May 2016 12:00-13:30 A2-005 The alignment between organizational and individual drivers for knowledge sharing: A multilevel approach
Tomi Laamanen

University of St. Gallen

26 May 2016 12:00-13:30 A2-005 Craving the Big Deal? Activity load, TMT Turnover and Strategic Momentum in Acquisition Behavior

 Fall 2015

Seminar Speaker Affiliation Date Time  Room Title
Constance E. Helfat

Tuck School of Business

15 September 2015 12:00-13:30 C2-095 Dynamic Managerial Capabilities: Review and Assessment of Managerial Impact on Strategic Change
Robert Austin Copenhagen Business School 21 September 2015 12:00-13:30 A2-060 The Dandelion Principle, Rethinking HR to Harness More Talent from More People
Sven Haugland
Håvard Ness
22 October 2015 12:00-13:30 A2-059 Simmelian ties, trust, learning, and interfirm performance
Marcus Møller Larsen Copenhagen Business Schoo 6 November 2015 12:00-13:30 A2-060 Organizational adaptation in offshoring: The relative performance of home- and host-based learning strategies
Charles Dhanaraj IMD 26 November 2015 12:00-13:30 A2-059 The seminar is cancelled
Henrik Dellestrand Uppsala University 3 December2015 12:00-13:30 A2-059 Innovations as drivers for headquarters' attention allocation and the orchestration of transfer projects
Magdalena Dobrajska Copenhagen Business Schoo 9 December 2015 12:00-13:30 A2-059 Adapting decision structures in firm-boundary decision making: How and why firms substitute hierarchy span with expertise span

Spring 2015

Seminar Speaker Affiliation Date Time  Room Title
Lars Frederiksen

Aarhus University

9 February 2015 14:00-15:30 A2-005 How do individual consumption, communication and network position affect the transition from product user to entrepreneur? The case of apps for music production
 Alessandra Perri  Ca' Foscari University of Venice  19 March 2015  13:00-14:30 B2-045 An Analysis of the co-inventor networks associated with the Chinese Pharmaceutical Industry
Daniella Laureiro Martinez

ETH Zurich, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology & Universidad de los Andes - Bogota, Colombia.

26 March 2015  13:00-14:30 C2-065 Why is it so difficult to change? A lab study of the cognitive antecedents of exploration
Philipp Meyer-Doyle Insead Paris 9 April 2015 13:00-14:30 A2-010 How Performance Incentives Shape Individual Exploration and Exploitation: Evidence from Micro-data
Yuri Mishina

Imperial College Business School

23 April 2015 13:00-14:30 C2-040 What’s more important? How the evaluative processes of stakeholders change after financial misconduct and CEO replacement
Olav Sorenson

Yale School of Management

6 May 2015 13:00-14:30 C2-060 Community and Capital in Economic Growth
Samina Karim Boston University, School of Management 18 May 2015 14:00-15:30 A2-020 Looking Inside the Pipes: The Effect of Resource Flow Dependencies in Alliance Portfolios
Richard Whittington

Saïd Business School, University of Oxford

21 May 2015 13:00-14:30 A2-020 Making Strategy: The Hard Work of Institutional Change in an Open Professional Field
Heather Berry

George Washington University, School of Business

27 May 2015  13:00-14:30 A2-020 Global Innovation within MNCs: Radical and Incremental Innovation in Foreign Operations
Exequiel Hernandez

 The Wharton School

2 June 2015 13:00-14:30 A2-035 Ethnic Communities, Institutions, and Foreign Location Choice

Fall 2014

Seminar Speaker Affiliation Date Room   Time Title
Henri Schildt Aalto University 11 September 2014 C2-060 14:00 Entrepreneurial Storytelling, Future Expectations, and
the Paradox of Legitimacy
Rafael Corredoira University of Maryland, Robert H. Smith School of Business 13 October 2014 C2-020 13:00 Lost (and Found) in Translation: A Study of Technological Exploration and the Evolution of Semiconductor Knowledge
David Ross Columbia Business School 29 October 2014 A2-030 14:00 Is There an Implicit Quota on Women in Top Management? A Large Sample Statistical Analysis.
Oliver Baumann University of Southern Denmark 13 November 2014 A2-005 13:00 Innovation and Adaptation in Multi-Business Firms: The Contingent Value of Internal Competition
Evan Rawley Columbia Business School 24 November A2-059 13:00 Intra-Firm Spillovers? The Stock and Flow Effects of Collocation