prof.dr. (Vareska) VJA van de Vrande

prof.dr. (Vareska) VJA van de Vrande

Professor of Collaborative Innovation and Business Venturing

Full professor Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University Department of Strategic Management and Entrepreneurship
Location
Burg. Oudlaan 50, Rotterdam
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.

Her expertise focuses on the areas of corporate venturing and collaborative innovation, including external technology sourcing, corporate venture capital investments, strategic alliances, and corporate-startup collaboration. Other research interests include (corporate) entrepreneurship, patents, and venture capital. She has published articles in leading academic journals, including the Strategic Management Journal, Research Policy, Journal of Operations Management, Strategic Entrepreneurship Journal, 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 the graduate and post-experience level. 

In addition, Vareska is the Academic Lead of Erasmus Enterprise, the founder of two web-portals on open innovation (www.openinnovatie.nl and www.openinnovation.eu), and a certified LEGO SERIOUS PLAY facilitator.

  • AM Subramanian, M Levesque & VJA (Vareska) van de Vrande (2021) - Ralph Gomory Best Industry Studies Paper Award

Venture Cafe Rotterdam

Start date approval
April 2020
End date approval
April 2023
Place
ROTTERDAM

IM Research clinic

Level
master
Year
2022
Year Level
master
Course Code
BM-IM-RC

Corporate Venturing

Level
master
Year
2022
Year Level
master
Course Code
BM-IM11CC

  • Pengfei Wang

    Innovation, Status, and Networks
  • Jitse Duijsters

    Capturing the Strategic Value of Corporate Venturing
  • Jitse Duijsters

    Capturing the Strategic Value of Corporate Venturing
  • Jasper Heeren

    Project Jasper Heeren
  • Robert Suurmond

    In Pursuit of Supplier Knowledge: Leveraging capabilities and dividing responsibilities in product and service contexts
  • Hesam Fasaei

    Changing the Narrative: The Behavioral Effects of Social Evaluations on the Decision Making of Organizations
  • Bas Crombag

    PhD in Strategic Management & Entrepreneurship
  • Tatjana Schneidmüller

    Engaging with Emerging Technologies: Socio-cognitive foundations of incumbent response
  • Mohammad Taghi Ramezan Zadeh

    How firms cope with digital revolution
  • Stefan Breet

    A Network Perspective on Corporate Entrepreneurship: How Workplace Relationships Influence Entrepreneurial Behavior
  • Carolin (Chen-Zhi) Su

    PhD in Strategic Management & Entrepreneurship

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