Bart Van Looy
University of Leuven

Bart Van Looy is a professor at KU Leuven (Innovation and Organization) at the department of Managerial Economics, Strategy and Innovation (MSI), Faculty of Business and Economics, KU Leuven and Academic Dean of Flanders Business School (Antwerp Campus, FEB/KU Leuven). Bart is co-promotor of ECOOM (IP/ Patent Analysis) and responsible for the research activities of INCENTIM (Research division KU Leuven R&D) which conducts applied and basic research in the field of innovation, technology and knowledge-intensive entrepreneurship. Current research focuses on firm-level innovation processes (ambidexterity, internal corporate venturing), regional innovation systems (Entrepreneurial Universities, Science -Technology interactions) and cultural economics (artistic entrepreneurship, creative industries).