INVITATION 14 November – Tooling for the Business Model Canvas WORKSHOP

University of Twente – IEBIS Industrial Engineering and Business Information Systems



Tooling for the Business Model Canvas

University of Twente

Ravelijn building, RA4231, Route

Friday November 14th,


No more paper for Business Model Canvas design? business model canvas has gained global popularity to support business model design and innovation. While new business models are often describing innovative digital services, the canvas designs itself are dominantly using paper canvases and colored stick-up notes. Can business model design teams benefit from software tool support?

In this seminar you get an overview canvas tools newly developed in research and business. Through demo’s, presentations and hands on tests, we evaluate their merits and discuss requirements for the next generation of business model tool support.

12.00-12.30 Coffee and lunch, Welcome by prof.dr. Jos van Hillegersberg, University of Twente

12.30-13.00 Effective strategy implementation; methods and tools, Remco Blom, BizzDesign

13.00-13.30 Business Model Stress Testing – dr. Timber Haaker and dr. Wil Janssen, Innovalor

13.30-14.00 Business Model to Architecture mapping – dr. Lucas Meertens, University of Twente

14.00-14.30 The Business Model Canvas Game – dr. Edward Faber, TXChange/University of Twente

Coffee Break

15.00-16.30 Interactive Workshop - Six new tools for business model development – dr Boris Fritscher, HEC Lausanne – Boris completed his PhD in tooling for BMC under supervision of prof.dr. Yves Pigneur, co-inventor of the BMC

Register by sending an email with your contact details to Elke van der Veen <>, registration costs 175 euro including lunch and seminar materials.

InnoValor limited number of free tickets is available to the sponsoring organizations and alumni of the University of Twente on a first come first-served basis.