Lori Rosenkopf is the Simon and Midge Palley Professor at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. She holds a Ph.D. from Columbia University, an M.S. from Stanford University, and a B.S. from Cornell University. Lori Rosenkopf has worked for Eastman Kodak and for AT&T Bell Laboratories as a systems engineer. She teaches at the undergraduate, MBA, doctoral and executive levels, and she has been recognized with the Hauck Award for Distinguished Undergraduate Teaching. Lori Rosenkopf’s research on learning and innovation in technological communities has received several awards and has been published in the leading management journals. She also serves as a Senior Editor at the journal Organization Science. Lori Rosenkopf recently completed assignments as the Chair of the Technology and Innovation Management Division of the Academy of Management, and as a consultant for the National Academy of Sciences.