Dimitris Assimakopoulos

Professor of Information systems, Technology and Innovation Management

Scientific Co-Director of Research Center on Entrepreneurship & Innovation

Founding Director of Global DBA (double degree with Durham University, UK)

My research has focused on social and responsible innovation with particular interest in the management of socio-technical networks and R&D collaboration in the EU, USA and China; the origins and evolution of technological communities in the context of emerging knowledge-based regional clusters and industrial ecosystems, as well as talent management, new product development, quality and product safety management performance. I have led and/or participated in several multi-million euros projects with world class organizations, such as CERN, Intel and Airbus.

My research axes on four inter-related themes with several sub-themes currently being advanced in collaboration with colleagues and students from around the world:

  • Technology & Innovation Management
  • ICT-enabled diffusion and Knowledge Management
  • International Science and Technology Policy
  • Doctoral education in Management & Business Studies
SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

RESEARCH TOPICS

Technology & Innovation Management, Science and Technology Policy, Regional Clusters, Technological Communities, Talent Management


RESEARCH METHODS

Case studies and mixed methods, Statistical and Network Analysis, Content Analysis


EDITORIAL ROLES AND COMMUNITY

Ad-hoc reviewer for several leading management journals and Co-founder and Co-Editor in Chief, International Journal of Information Technology and Management, (2002 – current). President of EDAMBA (European Doctoral Association in Management & Business Administration); Board Member of EFMD European Quality Link (EQUAL) and AACSB European Advisory Council


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