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prof.dr. (Vareska) V.J.A. van de Vrande

Professor of Collaborative Innovation and Business Venturing

Endowed Professor RSM - Rotterdam School of Management Department of Strategic Management and Entrepreneurship
Location
Erasmus University Rotterdam
Room
T 07-56
Telephone
+31 10 4082847
Email
vvrande@rsm.nl

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Vareska van de Vrande is Professor of Collaborative Innovation and Business Venturing at Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University. Vareska joined RSM in 2007 after completing a PhD in Industrial Engineering and Management Science at the Eindhoven University of Technology.

Vareska's expertise focuses on the areas of corporate venturing and collaborative innovation, including external technology sourcing, corporate venture capital investments, strategic alliances, joint ventures, and mergers and acquisitions. Other research interests include (corporate) entrepreneurship, patents, and venture capital. She has published articles in leading academic journals, including the Strategic Management Journal, the Journal of…

Vareska van de Vrande is Professor of Collaborative Innovation and Business Venturing at Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University. Vareska joined RSM in 2007 after completing a PhD in Industrial Engineering and Management Science at the Eindhoven University of Technology.

Vareska's expertise focuses on the areas of corporate venturing and collaborative innovation, including external technology sourcing, corporate venture capital investments, strategic alliances, joint ventures, and mergers and acquisitions. Other research interests include (corporate) entrepreneurship, patents, and venture capital. She has published articles in leading academic journals, including the Strategic Management Journal, the Journal of Product Innovation Management, IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management, and the Journal of Business Venturing. At RSM, Vareska teaches courses and modules in Strategic Management and Corporate Venturing at different levels.

In addition, Vareska is also the director of the Part-time PhD Programme in Management at RSM, a visiting professor at the École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne in Switzerland, the founder of two web-portals on open innovation (www.openinnovatie.nl and www.openinnovation.eu), and a certified LEGO SERIOUS PLAY facilitator.

        • V.J.A. van de Vrande & A.P. de Man (2010). Embracing Open Innovation. In Innovation EU, Vol. 2-1. London: Innovation Europe
        • V.J.A. van de Vrande & W. Vanhaverbeke (2006). Innoveren door Externe Innovatie. In VMA Jaarboek 2006 (pp. 38-45)
        • M. de Rochemont & V.J.A. van de Vrande (2006). Open Innovatie en de Rol van Corporate Venture Capital. In J. Sistermans (Ed.), Open stellingen: Essays over Open Innovatie (pp. 57-64). Den Haag: Quantes
        • S. Brunswicker & V.J.A. van de Vrande (2014). Exploring Open Innovation in Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises. In H Chesbrough, W Vanhaverbeke & J West (Eds.), Exploring the next wave of open innovation research. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar
        • J.H. Burgers & V.J.A. van de Vrande (2011). Who is the Corporate Entrepreneur? Insights from Opportunity Discovery and Creation Theory. In S. Zahra (Ed.), Handbook of Corporate Entrepreneurship. Edward Elgar
        • V.J.A. van de Vrande (2008). The Importance of Internal Alignment for Open Innovation. In Open Innovation: The New Business Strategy. Hyderabad: Icfai University Press
        • J. Halman, J. Ulijn, V.J.A. van de Vrande & F. Umbach (2007). The importance of cooperation and support for technology start-ups: a comparison of the Eindhoven and Darmstadt areas. In Entrepreneurship, cooperation and the firm: the emergence and survival of high tech ventures in Europe (pp. 261-286). Cheltenham: Edward Elgar
      • E. Dolgova, S. Ben-Menahem, P. van Neerijnen & V.J.A. van de Vrande (2012). The Emergence of Team Proactiveness. Annual Meeting of the International Network for Social Network Analysis (Sunbelt Conference): Redondo Beach, USA.
      • M.P. Tempelaar & V.J.A. van de Vrande (2012). Dynamism, Munificence, Internal and External Exploration-Exploitation and Their Performance Effects. Annual Academy of Management Conference: Boston, USA.
      • M.P. Tempelaar & V.J.A. van de Vrande (2011). Knowledge ambidexterity and Financial Performance: A Longitudinal Study of the Simultaneous Pursuit of Local and Distant Knowledge within and across Organizational Boundaries. Organization Science Winter Conference XVII: Steamboat Springs, USA.
      • N. Hynes & V.J.A. van de Vrande (2013, december 31). When going Dutch means a free lunch: how Australians could build social capital. The Conversation
      • V.J.A. van de Vrande (2007, november 7). Not invented here: managing corporate innovation in a new era. TUE (Eindhoven: Eindhoven Centre for Innovation Studies) Prom./coprom.: Prof.Dr. G.M. Duysters & W. Vanhaverbeke.
  • EPFL

    Start Date
    Jan/2017
    End Date
    Is current
    Place
    LAUSANNE, ZWITSERLAND
    Specialty
    Strategie

    Fun2target

    Start Date
    Jan/2016
    End Date
    Is current
    Place
    UTRECHT
    Description
    LSP workshops
    Specialty
    Strategie

    OpenInnovation.eu

    Start Date
    Jan/2014
    End Date
    Is current
    Place
    UTRECHT
    Description
    lezingen en workshops
    Specialty
    Strategie

    RSM BV

    Start Date
    Jan/2017
    End Date
    Is current
    Place
    ROTTERDAM
    Specialty
    Strategie

    Venture Syncr

    Start Date
    Feb/2018
    End Date
    Dec/2018
    Place
    NEDERLAND
    Specialty
    Strategie
  • Year
    2018
    Period
    JAAR

    NIE1, New Business: I & E

    Title
    NIE1, New Business: I & E
    Year
    2018
    Period
    JAAR

    NIE2, Majorgebonden Methodologie Seminar

    Title
    NIE2, Majorgebonden Methodologie Seminar
    Year
    2018
    Period
    JAAR
    • Yanze Zhang

      Corporate governance and non-market strategy

    • Mingqi Li

      Mergers and Acquisitions by Chinese Firms in Europe

    • Jitse Duijsters

      Capturing the Strategic Value of Corporate Venturing

    • Jitse Duijsters

      Capturing the Strategic Value of Corporate Venturing

    • Pengfei Wang

      Innovation, Status, and Networks

    • Jasper Heeren

      Project Jasper Heeren

  • Endowed Professor

    University
    Erasmus University Rotterdam
    School
    RSM - Rotterdam School of Management
    Department
    Department of Strategic Management and Entrepreneurship
    Country
    Nederland
    Telephone
    +31 10 4082847

    Associate Professor

    University
    Erasmus University Rotterdam
    School
    RSM - Rotterdam School of Management
    Department
    Department of Strategic Management and Entrepreneurship
    Country
    Nederland
    Telephone
    +31 10 4082847

    Academic Director Parttime PhD Programme

    University
    Erasmus University Rotterdam
    School
    Rotterdam School of Management
    Country
    Nederland
    Telephone
    +31 10 4082847

    Research Fellow

    University
    Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne
    School
    College du Management
    Department
    Corporate Strategy and Innovation
    Country
    Nederland
    Telephone
    +31 10 4082847

Address

Visiting address

Burg. Oudlaan 50 3062 PA Rotterdam

Postal address

Postbus 1738 3000 DR Rotterdam