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Dr. A.H. (Rik) van Reekum

Rik van Reekum

Dr A.H. (Rik) van Reekum
Assistant Professor

Office: RA 2125
T: +31 (0)53 489 4618
F: +31 (0)53 489 2159
E: a.h.vanreekum@utwente.nl

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BACKGROUND

Rik earned his BBA (in HRM) at the Hanze Hogeschool Groningen and his MSc as well as PhD in Management & Organization at the University of Groningen.

After his term as a research trainee in Groningen, Rik worked for four years as an Assistant Professor at the Radboud University of Nijmegen. Having finished his PhD, he switched to the Institute for Strategy, Technology and Policy of the Dutch Organization for Applied Scientific Research (TNO-STB). At the end of 2003 he returned to academia joining the then newly established Centre of Business Studies at Leiden University, mainly working for the Science-based Business Program of the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences until August 2007.

PUBLICATIONS

Journals

  • To ERP or not to ERP; Factors influencing the Adoption Decision. L.M. Elbertsen & A.H. van Reekum. International Journal of Management and Enterprise Development, , vol. 5, no. 3, 2008.
  • Gathering and Using Information for the Selection of Technology Partners. Nijssen, E.J., R. van Reekum & H.E. Hulshoff. Technological Forecasting and Social Change, 67, 2/3, 221-237, 2001.
  • De arbeidsorganisatie in de openbare apotheek. Werf, J.J. van der, T.H. t'Sas, M.H. Oosterveld, L.T.W. de Jong-van den Berg & A.H. van Reekum. Pharmaceutisch Weekblad, 130, 15, 1995, 382-388.

Conferences

  • The Use of Patents in Dutch Biopharmaceutical SME: a Typology for Assessing Strategic Patent Management Maturity. Sander Kern & Rik van Reekum, R&D management Conference Proceedings, July 2007, RADMA, Bremen.
  • Patent Management as an Integral Part of Strategy: the Basics. Chapter in the proceedings of the KVie-conference by Swarte, G. (red.) - Inspirerend innoveren: meerwaarde door kennis. KVie, Den Haag, 2005.
  • Issues rond octrooien en genen. Henk van den Belt & Rik van Reekum. Essay, geschreven in opdracht van NWO, De maatschappelijke component van het genomics onderzoek, 2002.
  • Intellectual Property Management and Pharmaceutical Innovation. R&D management Conference Proceedings, July 2000, RADMA, Manchester.
  • Technological Interweavement and Knowledge Strategy. Pépin Cabo, Rik van Reekum & Robert Vossen. Paper for the EARIE-conference, Nice, France, September 1995.
  • Sur le concept de concurrence et innovation: un essai pour comprendre le comportement de la firme. Olfa Kammoun & Rik van Reekum. Colloque International 'Nouvelles Approches des Systèmes de Concur­rence', FSEG/CEDIMES, Sfax, Tunisia, May 1994. Proceedings by CEDIMES, Paris, 1995.

Books

  • Het marketingplan. Marian Burk Wood. Nederlandse bewerking: Rik van Reekum. Derde Editie. Pearson Education Benelux, 2009.
  • Kennismanagement in een organisatorische context: een classificatie van kennisgerichte maatregelen en instrumenten op basis van Mintzberg’s structuurconfiguraties. J. Kielema, R. van Reekum & J. Kielema. In het Handboek Effectief Opleiden, Elsevier Bedrijfsinformatie, 2002.
  • Intellectual Property and Pharmaceutical Innovation: a Model for Managing the Creation of Knowledge under Proprietary Conditions. SOM dissertation. Labyrinth Publications, Capelle a/d IJssel, 1999. ISBN 90-72591-69-0.
  • Het modevormingsproces in de bedrijfskolom voor kleding. Rogier, J.J.H., A.H. van Reekum, F. Pleijster & J.J. van der Werf. Research publi­cation, nr. 43. Economisch Instituut voor het Midden- en kleinbedrijf, Zoetermeer, April 1992. ISBN 90-371-0432-0.

Projects

  • Interaction between Standardisation and Intellectual Property Rights. Blind, K., Bierhals, R., Iversen, E., Hossain, K., Rixius, B., Thumm, N., van Reekum, R. European Commission Technical Report EUR 21074 EN, Seville, 2004.
  • Mid Term Assessment of the ITEA Programme. Hawkins, R., Montalvo, C., & Van Reekum, R. Published by IDATE, May 2004.
  • Knowledge Map of Medical Technology. For the Foundation of Regional Development Societies of the Dutch Ministry of Economic Affairs.
  • ICT scan 2001 and 2003. A monitoring study of knowledge transfer between universities and companies in the Netherlands, for the Dutch Ministry of Education, Culture and Sciences.
  • Impact of E-commerce on Market Structures. In collaboration with the Telematica Institute for the EC.
  • Editing the Handbook on Intellectual Property of the BioPartner Network (a national development fund for biotechnology start-ups)
  • ICT toets 2002, pijler B (Kennis en innovatie). An international benchmark study, for the Dutch Ministry of Economic Affairs.
  • IST FP5 Instrument Impact Assessment. An evaluative study for the EC, DG InfoSoc.
  • Intellectual Property Management, a survey of dedicated biotechnology companies in the Netherlands.

RESEARCH ACTIVITIES

From 1988 onwards, Rik has been involved in technology and innovation management and policy research. His focus is on the proprietary and business aspects of creating, managing and transferring ideas and inventions; intellectual property management. Lines of research he is developing and pursuing are:

  • IP awareness of researchers in academic and venture environments, as compared to corporate environments;
  • IP management practices in technology-based start-ups and ventures; and
  • Venture governance as an analogy to corporate governance; creating a learning environment to prevent technology opportunity losses.

TEACHING ACTIVITIES

As part of the UT-NIKOS staff, Rik is involved in:

  • Intellectual Property Management (in 2009, known as Knowledge Development and its Protection, 410808), as part of the Minor Entrepreneurship
  • Innovation and Entrepreneurship (411106), as part of the Bachelor in Advanced Technology (TNW Faculty)
  • New Product Marketing (280223), as part of the Bachelor in Industrial Design (CTW Faculty)
  • Technology Management track, as part of the training program of the Venture Lab Twente http://www.venturelabtwente.com
  • Marketing curses voor BPO leergangen (post-academisch onderwijs, Faculteit MB) voor Managementtalent van Sociale Werkvoorzieningen en Woningcorporaties.

OTHER

  • Lid kenniskring Lectoraat Ondernemerschap in de Zorg, SKIO, Saxion, Enschede.
  • Idea Consultant for Ideaconnection in The Netherlands:

http://www.ideaconnection.com/innovation-specialist/rik-van-reekum-university-of-twente.html