Prof.dr. A.J. (Aard) Groen

Aard Groen

Prof. dr A.J. (Aard) Groen

Professor of Innovative Entrepreneurship & Innovation

Office: RA 2202

T: +31 (0)53 489 2885

F: +31 (0)53 489 2159


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Aard Groen is Professor of Innovative Entrepreneurship & Valorisation - University of Twente & University of Groningen; Dean of Entrepreneurship - University of Groningen Center of Entrepreneurship; Scientific director NIKOS: University of Twente center for Innovation & Entrepreneurship; Research leader at IGS, Institute for Innovation & Governance Studies-program Innovation and Entrepreneurship; Coordinating professor Twente Graduate School, program Innovation & Entrepreneurship; Academic leader of Venturelab International; Associate-editor of Technovation journal for technology entrepreneurship and innovation management. (Impact factor 3.284, 2011)

He published in journals and books e.g. Journal of Management, International Journal of Small Business, Creativity and Innovation Management. Topics are positioned in entrepreneurship, marketing, university-industry interaction and innovation & technology dynamics.

Groen received his master in public administration from the University of Twente, and his PhD on business administration from the University of Groningen.

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