2016-17 Seminars

2017

13.01.2017

Prof. Nicolas van Zeebroeck, Université libre de Bruxelles
“Knowledge Integration in the Shadow of Spillovers”
12-13h30, ODY 4.03 VIP Room

13.02.2017

Prof. Tawfik Jelassi, IMD
“Leadership in a High-Turbulence Environment”
12-13h30, ODY 4.03 VIP Room

03.02.2017

Prof. Georg Pflug, University of Vienna
“Ambiguity in multistage stochastic optimization and in portfolio selection”
12-13h30, ODY 4.03 VIP Room

17.02.2017

Dr. Claudio Fasso, Lund University
“Researcher and academic careers: does mobility raises scientific productivity?”
12-13h30, ODY 4.03 VIP Room

24.02.2017

Prof. Hanna Hottenrott, Technische Universität München
“Institutional Affiliations and Knowledge Production in Academia”
12-13h30, ODY -1.0019.2

28.02.2017

Prof. Anne Ter Wal, Imperial College London
“The division of networks and innovation”
12-13h30, ODY 4.03 VIP Room

02.03.2017

Prof. Michael Jacobides, London Business School
“Towards a theory of Business Ecosystems”
16-16h30, ODY 4.03 VIP Room

06.03.2017

« Transformation digitale : quelles conséquences pour les PME / PMI »
IML Event
17h30-20h, ODY

17.03.2017

Prof. Marco Grazzi, University of Bologna
“Persistence of growth revisited: An Exploratory Analysis on US Large Corporations”
12-13h30, ODY -1.0019.1

22.03.2017

Prof. Bob Barmish, University of Wisconsin-Madison
“A New Theory of Stock Trading Based on Robust Control Concepts”
12h30-14h, ODY 4.03 VIP Room

31.03.2017

Dr. Georg Blind, University of Zurich
“Modelling the ‘Visitors to Rome’-effect: Reputation-building in Anglo-Saxon buyout funds in Japan”
12-13h30, ODY 4.03 VIP Room

27.04.2017

“Blockchain: Venturing into the social realm”
EMBA Event
18-20h Auditorium SG1

27.04.2017

Swiss Logistics Day 2017 – Portes Ouvertes de l’IML
IML Event
18h-20h, ODY

28.04.2017

Prof. Po-Hsuan Hsu, University of Hong Kong
“The Oscar goes to…: Peer pressure, innovation competition, and takeovers”
12-13h30, ODY -1.0019.2

09.05.2017

Prof. Matthew Lee, INSEAD
« Gender bias, social impact framing, and evaluation of entrepreneurial venture »
12-13h30, ODY 4.03 VIP Room

24.05.2017

Prof. Joachim Henkel, Technische Universität München
“Technology-focused Acquisitions: Performance and Functionality as Differentiators”
12-13h30, ODY 4.03 VIP Room

12.06.2017

Prof. Kevin Corley, Arizona State University
“Semantic Learning: The Empirical Pursuit of the Intangible”
13-14h30, ODY 4.03 VIP Room

15.06.2017

Prof. Melvyn Sim, Nationale University of Singapore
“Tractable Distributionally Robust Optimization with Data”
12-13h30, ODY 4.03 VIP Room

19.06.2017

Dr. Michael König, University of Zurich
“Network Formation with Local Complements and Global Substitutes: The Case of R&D Networks”
12-13h30, ODY 4.03 VIP Room

20.06.2017

Workshop on the use of scientific publication data in social science research
IIPP Event
All day, ODY

22.06.2017

Prof. Anthony Man-Cho So, Chinese University of Hong Kong
“Error Bounds for Structured Optimization Problems and Convergence Analysis of First-Order Methods in the Absence of Strong Convexity”
12-13h30, ODY 4.03 VIP Room

25.09.2017

Prof. Celine Abecassis-Moedas, Catolica Lisbon School of Business and Economics
“Omni-Shoring as a Way to Coordinate Design and Manufacturing to Preserve Innovation”
15-16h30, ODY 4.03 VIP Room

29.09.2017 Prof. Ludovic Di Biaggio, SKEMA Business School
“ Regional Alignment and“ Regional Alignment and Performance” Performance”
12-13h30, ODY 4.03 VIP Room

05.10.2017 Prof. Ivan Png, National Unversity of Singapore
“R&D Contracting and Appropriability: Evidence from the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit”
12-13h30, ODY 4.03 VIP Room

10.10.2017

Prof. Reinhilde Veugelers, KU Leuven
“The role of small firms, large firms and universities in the creation, development and commercialization of novel inventions in biotech”
13-14h30, ODY 4.03 VIP Room

27.10.2017

Dr. Corniela Lawson, University of Bath
“Is there a future for open science? Sharing and research progress in scientific research”
12-13h30, ODY 4.03 VIP Room

13.11.2017

Prof. Paula Stephan, Georgia State University
“Bias against Novelty in Science: A Cautionary Tale for Users of Bibliometric Indicators”
12-13h30, ODY 4.03 VIP Room

17.11.2017

Prof. Denisa Mindruta, HEC Paris
“Stars and their Constellat
“Stars and their Constellations: Great person or great team?”ions: Great person or great team?”
12-13h30, ODY 4.03 VIP Room

21.11.2017

Prof. Katrin Hussinger, University of Luxembourg
“Intellectual Property Rights and University Science”
12-13h30, ODY 4.03 VIP Room

01.12.2017

Prof. Mirko Draca, University of Warwick
Cascading Innovation
12-13h30, ODY 4.03 VIP Room

2016

 21.01.2016 Dr. Antonio Della Malva, KU Leuven
“The gravity of scientific disclosure in technological competition”
12:00 – 13:30 Odyssea room -10019.1
10.02.2016 Prof. Aldo Geuna, University of Torino
“Moving Out of Academic Research: The gender gap in science in Japan”
12:00-13:30, Odyssea VIP room 4.03
17.02.2016 Prof. Michel-Alexandre Cardin, National University of Singapore
“Generating flexibility in the design of engineering systems to enable better sustainability and lifecycle performance”
15:00-16:30, Odyssea room -1.0019.2
17.02.2016 Prof. Neil Thompson, MIT Sloan
“Patent Racing: Empirical Evidence on who races and what effect it has for the winners and losers”
12:00-13:30, Odyssea VIP room 4.03
02.03.2016 Dr. Ernest Miguelez, Groupe de recherche en économie théorique et appliquée, University of Bordeaux
“The New Huguenots: ethnic networks and the international diffusion of ideas”
12:00-13:30, Odyssea VIP room 4.03
09.03.2016 Prof. José Mata, Université de Lausanne
“Immigrant Entrepreneurs: Country of Origin and Host Country Experience”
12:00-13:30, Odyssea VIP room 4.03
11.03.2016 Dr. Viviana He, ETHZ
“Entrepreneurial failure experience and learning behaviors: Evidence of curvilinear and moderation effects”
14:00-15:30, Odyssea VIP room 4.03
18.03.2016 Prof. Yaroslav Rosokha, Purdue University
“Constructing Strategies in the Indefinitely Repeated Prisoner’s Dilemma Game”
12:00-13:30, Odyssea VIP room 4.03
21.03.2016 Prof. Michael G. Jacobides, London Business School
“Scale, Scope and Performance Dynamics: A population study of the evolution of Bank Holding Companies and their performance changes, 1990-2014”
12:00-13:30, Odyssea VIP room 4.03
29.03.2016 Prof. Jörn Block, Universität Trier
“Foundation-owned firms as hybrid firms: antecedents, characteristics and governance mechanisms”
12:00-13:30, Odyssea VIP room 4.03
08.04.2016 Prof. Samuele Murtinu, Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore
“Venture Capital Investments in Europe and Portfolio Firms’ Economic Performance: Independent versus Corporate Investors”
12:00-13:30, Odyssea VIP room 4.03
11.04.2016 Prof. David Deeds, University of St. Thomas
“Opportunity Recognition Among Scientists”
12:00-13:30, Odyssea VIP room 4.03
 21.04.2016 Swiss Logistics Day 2015 – Portes Ouvertes de l’IML
18:00-20:00, Odyssea room 0.16
 27.04.2016 Prof. Pedro Oliveira, Católica Lisbon School of Business & Economics
“Innovation by Patients with Rare Diseases and Chronic Needs”
12:00-13:30, Odyssea VIP room 4.03
 28.04.0216 Evènement MoT: “Innovation in the crowd”
18:00-20:30, EPFL Auditorium SG1
 04.05.2016 Prof. Alexander Peterson, IMT Institute for Advanced Studies Lucca
“Quantifying the negative impact of brain drain on the integration of European science”
12:00-13:30, Odyssea VIP room 4.03
 12.05.2016 Dr. Gian Marco Campagnolo, University of Edinburgh
“Digital Copyright Hub and the Politics of Infrastructural Delegation””
12:00-13:30, Odyssea VIP room 4.03
 23.05.2016 Prof. Bart Clarysse, ETHZ
“Technology-to-Market Linking in New Ventures: Introducing Organizational Search into Entrepreneurship”
12:00-13:30, Odyssea VIP room 4.03
 27.05.2016 Prof. Anindya Ghose, New York University
“Measuring The Effectiveness of Mobile Marketing: Evidence From Field Experiments”
12:00-13:30, Odyssea VIP room 4.03
 02.07.2016 Prof. Chet Miller, University of Houston
“Discovering Academy of Management Discoveries: Publishing in the U.S. Academy’s Newest Journal”
13:30-15:00, Odyssea VIP room 4.03
 02.07.2016 Prof. Laura Cardinal, University of South Carolina
“The Genesis of Control Configurations during Organizational Founding”
15:30-17.00, Odyssea VIP room 4.03
 15.09.2016 Prof. Adam Jaffe, MOTU
“Intangible Investment and Firm Performance”
12:00-13:30, Odyssea VIP room 4.03
12:00-13:30, UNIL Seminar – salle Extranef 110
 22.09.2016 Prof. J. Peter Murmann, UNSW
“China’s New-to-the-world Innovation Performance and its Antecedents: Evidence from International Patent Statistics”
12:00-13:30, Odyssea VIP room 4.03
 22.09.2016 Prof. Dick den Hertog, Tilburg University
“Robust optimization with ambiguous stochastic constraints under mean and dispersion information”
16:00-17:30, Odyssea VIP room 4.03
 23.09.2016 MoT Event on “Innoversity: Boosting Innovation through Diversity, Technology & Networking”
18:00-19:30, EPFL, Auditorium SG1
 30.09.2016 Prof. Alessandro Iaria, ENSAE
“Frontier Knowledge and Scientific Production: Evidence from the Collapse of International Science in the Wake of WWI ”
12:00-13:30, Odyssea VIP room 4.03
 06.10.2016 Georgina Hall, Princeton University
“Sum of squares optimization: scalability improvements and applications to difference of convex programming”
15:00-16:30, Odyssea VIP room 4.03
 14.10.2016 Prof. Marie Thursby, Georgia Tech
“Prepublication Information Sharing and Research Productivity: The Case of Academic Scientists”
12:00-13:30, Odyssea VIP room 4.03
 21.10.2016 Prof. Riccardo Fini, University of Bologna
“Knowledge Creation in Research Organizations: The Impact of Hybrid Entrepreneurship on Individual Performance”
12:00-13:30, Odyssea VIP room 4.03
 31.10.2016 Dr. Paolo Aversa, City University London
12:00-13:30, Odyssea VIP room 4.03
 03.11.2016 Bismark Singh, University of Texas at Austin
“An Adaptive Model with Joint Chance Constraints for a Hybrid Wind-Conventional Generator System”
12:00-13:30, Odyssea VIP room 4.03
 09.11.2016 Lean Innovation Forum
08:30-18:30, EPFL Starling Hotel
 11.11.2016 Prof. Killian McCarthy,  University of Groningen
“Technological acquisitions: The impact of geography on post-acquisition innovative performance”
12:00-13:30, Odyssea VIP room 4.03
 25.11.2016 Prof. Pedro de Faria, University of Groningen
“Do first impressions matter? How MNC subsidiaries entry characteristics influence their survival”
12:00-13:30, Odyssea VIP room 4.03
 30.11.2016 Dr. Maikel Pellens, ZEW
“Guilt by Association: How Scientific Misconduct Harms Prior Collaborators”
12:00-13:30, Odyssea VIP room 4.03
 08.12.2016 Prof. Alex Whalley, University of Calgary
“Patenting and Firm Performance in the Global Economy”
12:00-13:30, Odyssea VIP room 4.03
 09.12.2016 Prof. Maytal Saar-Tsechansky, University of Texas at Austin
“Economic information acquisition for data-driven learning and decision making”
12:00-13:30, Odyssea VIP room 4.03
 14.12.2016 Prof. Jacques Mairesse, CREST (ENSAE, Paris), UNU-MERIT, NBER, Banque de France
“Examining the Returns to Investment in Science: A Case Study”
12:00-13:30, Odyssea VIP room 4.03