| Friday January 6 2017
I recently attended a week-long affair on Open Innovation (OI) facilitated by Henry Chesbrough (Berkeley Haas in Berkeley, California) and Wim Vanhaverbeke (ESADE Business School in Barcelona, Spain). This exceptional program included the 3rd Annual World Open Innovation Conference (WOIC 2016), as w...

| Tuesday December 27 2016
Abstract: Knowledge diffusion and knowledge externalities are important sources of economic growth. It is becoming increasingly difficult to maintain competitive advantage through the pursuit of internal R&D alone, due to changing business environments and the acceleration of technology devel...

| Tuesday December 20 2016
As a former high-tech entrepreneur for 15 years, having co-founded several cloud-based startups that rely on artificial intelligence and machine learning, I gained firsthand experience with venture capital and building strategic relationships with established high-tech firms. Based on my profession...

| Friday December 16 2016
On Tuesday December 13, I attended a meeting about crowdfinance, organized by Midpoint Center for Social Innovation in Tilburg. It was an inspiring afternoon, where a diverse audience participated in a discussion about funding sources for entrepreneurs. Marc Kogels talked about his role as a crowdfu...

| Friday April 8 2016
Niet iedereen kan even succesvol worden, maar veel mensen kunnen wel succesvol ondernemer worden. Want ondernemen, dat kun je leren, zegt professor Arjan van den Born tegen Money Talks. Professor Van den Born van de Universiteit Tilburg heeft veel onderzoek gedaan naar succesvolle ondernemers e...

| Monday March 7 2016
Bachelor thesis research by Anna Sotiriadis   Anna Sotiriadis is currently doing her bachelor Bedrijfseconomie at Tilburg School of Economics and Management, and wrote her bachelor thesis in the area of corporate social responsibility. Businesses from all industries and of all sizes engage ...

| Tuesday February 23 2016
On February 18th Jens Kok from Dopper gave a guest lecture in the course Sustainable Entrepreneurship on how Dopper works to achieve its goals of reducing single-use plastic, promoting tapwater and improving access to safe drinking water. The students were inspired by the story of this young an...

| Tuesday February 16 2016
There can be little doubt that sustainability is of increasing importance to society, to the future of the planet and to continued business and economic growth. This year’s conference on Growing Sustainable Businesses, hosted jointly by the Tilburg Center or Entrepreneurship (TCE) and the Tilb...

| Saturday February 6 2016
Bachelor thesis research by Iloy Scheerhoorn   In July 2015 Iloy Scheerhoorn graduated from the Tilburg School of Economics and Management at Tilburg University. Iloy followed the bachelor Bedrijfseconomie and wrote his bachelor thesis in the area of corporate entrepreneurship. Corporate ent...