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Conference Program Chairs

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Ronald Klingebiel
...is Professor of Strategy at the Frankfurt School of Finance and Management. He researches decision-making problems under uncertainty. This includes resource allocation strategies in innovation processes as well as dynamic approaches to strategic planning...
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Tobias Kretschmer
... is Professor of Strategy, Technology and Organization at the University of Munich and Dean of the Munich School of Management. He is also a Research Fellow at the Centre for Economic Policy Research in London...
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Serden Ozcan
...is a Professor and the Otto Beisheim Endowed Chair of Innovation and Corporate Transformation at WHU – Otto Beisheim School of Management, where he is also the Academic Director of Executive Education. His current research...
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Nils Stieglitz
... is a Professor of Strategy and the Head of the Management Department at the Frankfurt School of Finance & Management in Germany. Prior to joining Frankfurt School in 2012, he received his Ph.D. from the University of Marburg and was subsequently...

Theme Track Chairs

Theme A - Risky Choice and Luck
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Daniella Laureiro-Martínez
...studies the cognitive and neuropsychological antecedents of strategy and innovation. She combines neurosciences and psychology to understand creativity, decision-making, organizational learning and....
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Libby Weber
... is an Associate Professor of Strategy in the Merage School of Business at the University of California, Irvine. She received her Ph.D. in Business Administration (Strategy emphasis) from the University of Southern California ...
Theme B - Innovation Under Uncertainty
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J.P. Eggers
... is an Associate Professor of Management & Organizations at NYU’s Stern School of Business. His research focuses on the challenges for managerial decision making created by high levels of uncertainty, such as ...
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Anu Wadhwa
...is an Associate Professor of Strategy and Entrepreneurship at Imperial College Business School. Her research focuses on corporate entrepreneurship including corporate venture capital investments, innovation and knowledge creation via inter-organizational networks, and decision making under uncertainty. She has...
Theme C - Organizational Learning and Adaptation
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Vibha Gaba
... is an Associate Professor of Entrepreneurship at INSEAD. Her research examines how organizations learn and how it impacts their ability to innovate and adapt ...
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John Joseph
... is an Associate Professor of Strategy at the Paul Merage School of Business at UC Irvine. John Joseph received his Ph.D. from Northwestern University...
Theme D - Firm Scope and Governance
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Emilie Feldman
...is an Associate Professor of Management at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. She graduated magna cum laude from Harvard College, where she studied Economics and...
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Aseem Kaul
...is Associate Professor of Strategic Management & Entrepreneurship at the Carlson School of Management, University of Minnesota. His research focuses primarily on the relationship between organizational boundary choices and...