Knowledge and Innovation IG

Knowledge & Innovation Leadership


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Lourdes Sosa
London School of Economics and Political Science

Program Chair

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Marie Louise Mors
Copenhagen Business School

Associate Program Chair

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Elena Novelli
City, University of London

Engagement Officer

Engagement Officer

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Sheryl Winston Smith
BI Norwegian Business School

This Interest Group focuses on how managers can best leverage the knowledge base of their organizations in order to build competitive advantages for their firms. Some of the questions of interest to this group include: What is organizational knowledge? Where does it reside? How does organizational learning take place and how does it feed into knowledge? What is the link between learning and innovation? How is knowledge shared and transmitted within and among organizations? How can knowledge, learning, and innovation be managed better?

K&I Program Guides

2018 Paris
2017 Houston
2016 Berlin
2015 Denver
2014 Madrid

Foundations Sessions | Interview with Gautam Ahuja

Voted one of the most influential thinkers in Strategy and Innovation by a recent survey of SMS members, Professor Ahuja brings to the conversation a rich trajectory....[More]

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Megan Lawrence
Vanderbilt University
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Kristina Vaarst Andersen
University of Southern Denmark
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Yue Maggie Zhou
University of Michigan
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Francesco Di Lorenzo
Copenhagen Business School
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Catherine Magelssen
London Business School
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Keyvan Vakili
London Business School