How does disruptive innovation emerge, develop, grow and disrupt over time: new journal paper published by Petzold, Landinez and Baaken
16 April 2019 | Münster
By taking a process view within a systematic literature review, the authors have integrated previous research on Disruptive Innovation into a process model.
JAM13 - 13th Joint Amsterdam-Münster PhD Workshop: S2BMRC & VU Amsterdam
11-13 April 2019 | Amsterdam
S2BMRC of Münster University of Applied Sciences (MUAS) and the Faculty of SBI (Science-Business & Innovation) of VU Amsterdam (Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam) have successfully launched their traditional joint PhD Workshop, this time in its 13th version.
Intermediate Conference on "Science-to-Society"
5 April 2019 | Münster
Münsterland is a rather rural region. This raises social challenges and questions, e.g. of how health care, participation and well-being can also be guaranteed in the future. These are aspects to which the FH Münster, together with more than 75 partners in the project "münster.land.leben" (münster.county.life) is dedicated.
Female academic entrepreneurs at S2BMRC develop a new concept on women entrepreneurship education
2 April 2019 | Steinfurt
Under the philosophy Together we accomplish more! the female academic entrepreneurs at S2BMRC have developed a new concept on women entrepreneurship education - "Discover the entrepreneur in you".
Thorsten Kliewe and Eva Sormani at the BVMW Marketing Kongress Münster - Nudging
2 April 2019 | Münster
Prof. Thorsten Kliewe was invited as an opening keynote speaker to the BVMW marketing conference about Nudging. Together with Eva Sormani, he prepared a presentation with a strong scientific background to explain the two main questions: (1) What is nudging? (2) How can I use it?
S2BMRC at II Think Tank Event on "Transformational Entrepreneurship"
26 March 2019 | Coventry
Prof. Thomas Baaken and Dr Sue Rossano from S2BMRC contributed substantially to the major two days Think Tank Event on "Transformational Entrepreneurship" of Coventry University (CU) in the UK.
S2B strengthening its online presence - RIESAL Webinar
19 March 2019 | Münster
S2B invites you to join the webinar University Business Cooperation (UCB): "How to get started and succeed" next 26 March 2019, as part of RIESAL (Red regional para el fomento de la Internacionalización de la Educación Superior en América Latina). The webinar will be led by Prof Dr Kliewe and Dr Landinez.
JUST LAUNCHED: The future of Universities Thoughtbook: Australian Edition
18 March 2019 | Sydney
Are universities set for a bleak future or are they about to take an even more central role in our societies? As the rate of change in our societies accelerates and technology is increasingly adopted, universities are set to be challenged like never before. Envisaging how the future of universities could unfold in the light of these challenges may seem like a difficult task, but it is a necessary one for universities to take charge.
Claudia Umanzor at the Women Entrepreneurs in STEM (WISE) meeting in Oslo, Norway
20 February 2019 | Oslo
The "Women Entrepreneurs in STEM (WISE)", Erasmus+ funded project, had its transnational project meeting this 20th of February in Oslo, Norway where the S2BMRC of Münster University of Applied Sciences (MUAS) is one strategic partner.
Thorsten Kliewe and Claudia Umanzor assist to RIESAL Meeting in Puebla, Mexiko
13-15 March 2019 | Puebla
In the framework of the RIESAL project (Regional Network for the Promotion of the Internationalization of Higher Education in Latin America), hosted by the Benemérita Universidad Autónoma de Puebla, Prof. Thorsten Kliewe and Claudia Umanzor along with 118 participants from Belgium, Brazil, Colombia, Cuba, Spain, Italy, Mexico, Uruguay (RIESAL partners) and also from Argentina, Chile, Honduras, Nicaragua and Paraguay, gathered in Puebla, Mexico at the international conference "Capacities and Synergies for Internationalization in Latin America and the Caribbean".
Thomas Baaken, Arno Meerman, Todd Davey and Carolin Plewa at the 2019 Australian eChallenge France
7 March 2019 | Paris
Prof. Thomas Baaken, Managing Director of S2BMRC, and Arno Meerman, Director of Business Development of S2BMRC and CEO of UIIN Amsterdam, served as final judges in the 2019 Australian eChallenge France in Paris. 16 young and passion entrepreneurial teams managed to get through to the final pitch. The pitch and the following celebration of the winners were held close to the Louvre in Paris.
Asia-Pacific University-Industry Interaction Conference in Sydney brings together leading academics and industry experts
11- 13 February 2019 | Sydney
Held in Australia for the second time, the 2019 UIIN Asia-Pacific University-Industry Interaction Conference held at UTS, Sydney, brought together over 200 delegates from all over the world including managers, practitioners, and researchers in the fields of entrepreneurial universities, collaborative innovation and university-industry interaction among others.
Neele Petzold as guest lecturer at the VU Amsterdam on the topic of disruptive innovation
12 February 2019 | Amsterdam
S2BMRC team member Neele Petzold was recently invited to the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam by Dr. Malous Blankesteijn as a guest lecturer. The objective was to discuss with the students about her research on disruptive innovation and how a dynamic rather than a linear understanding of the process of disruptive innovation surfaces additional complexity.
Lina Landinez and Neele Petzold engaging with online communities
4 February 2019 | Münster
Lina Landinez and Neele Petzold have published an article on disruptive innovation on InnovationManagement.se, one of the world's most read innovation Management blogs with more thousands of readers every month.
Apply for this year's Summer School: Borderless Minds!
30 January 2019 | Münster
Apply for the International Summer School 2019 at the Münster School of Business: Borderless Minds - Co-creating a pathway into the 4th industrial revolution
Choiwai Maggie Chak contributed to the CMOB Research Carrousel at University of Twente
25 January 2019 | Enschede
At the 2019 Change Management & Organizational Behaviour CMOB Research Carrousel at DesignLab, INFORM space, University of Twente, Enschede, S2BMRC team member Choiwai Maggie Chak, MSc delivered on her PhD Research Update and the Science-to-Society project Münster.Land.Leben: "Interactive dynamics in regional and local health community-academic partnerships: Impact of group climate on partner engagement and collaborative success"
Interdisciplinary student project for munster.land.leben
25 January 2019 | Münster
As münster.land.leben is one of the largest projects at MUAS, students are taking part in the project work as well. In the student project "Innovation for Society", three master students and eight bachelor students developed a lean canvas business model for the project "Fall management with civic engagement" from the Münster School of Health.
New Lecture on Digital and Innovative Business Models
23 January 2019 | Münster
In winter semester 2018/2019 the bachelor students of our new lecture "Digital and Innovative Business Models" in Strategic and International Marketing learned about recent digital developments and technologies.
RIESAL offers a webinar on trends in the internationalisation of higher education
21 January 2019 | Guadalajara
We invite you to participate in a RIESAL webinar! The theme this time is: "Results of the 1st Regional Survey on trends in the internationalization of higher education carried out by the OBIRET UNESCO-IESALC"
German Federal Ministry of Education and Research selected "Managing Disruptive Change" as project of the month
18 January 2019 | Münster
Our project MaDiC - Managing Disruptive Change - Innovative business models for managing disruptive changes in small and medium-sized enterprises is featured as January's research project on the website of the Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschung (Federal Ministry of Education and Research).
S2B welcomes an international Horizon 2020 expert from Egypt!
14 January 2018 | Münster
S2BMRC is delighted to welcome Ms Mona Elrawi to our S2B office. Ms. Elrawi is a visiting researcher and an expert in Horizon 2020 funding opportunities, coming from Egypt. She will be staying with us from 14.01.2019 to 01.02.2019. Her visit has been supported by the European Commission under Horizon 2020 project that our Center is participating in, titled Quintuple Helix Approach to Targeted Open Innovation in Energy, Water, Agriculture in the South Mediterranean Neighborhood
Students vs. Dragons in annual innovation & entrepreneurship challenge
8 January 2019 | Münster
Inspired by the TV show "Dragons Den" and developed by Prof. Dr. Kliewe, Dr. Lina Landinez and Luiza Leorato, Battling the Dragons is an annual final presentation of innovative ideas conceived by students from Münster School of Business.
Take off! From the idea to the start-up
17 December 2018 | Münster
On January 8 2019, we will introduce you to founders who have already gone this way or who are about to start. The highlight of the day is the final "Battling the Dragons" - here students from the Münster School of Business (MSB) present their innovative ideas to a selected jury.
Cracow University of Economics and MUAS worked together on a Science-to-Society project
7 December 2018 | Münster
From the 3rd to the 7th of December 2018, 12 students from Uniwersytet Ekonomiczny w Krakowie (UEK) visited MSB to work on a joint project referring to "Student-community engagement"
RIESAL offers two webinars on internationalisation
23 November 2018 | Guadalajara
The project RIESAL in co-financing with the European Commission, will be offering in November two webinars related to internationalisation:
Panel Discussion "Rule Breaking and Other Paths to Innovation"
22 November 2018 | Münster
On the past 13 November 2018, the Cross-Mentoring event took place in Münster on the topic "Breaking the rules as an innovation method". The cross-mentoring programme is aimed at the development of managers in the Münsterland region.
Multi-honorable mentioning at Graduation Ceremony of Münster School of Business
9 November 2018 | Münster
On November 9th the official Graduation Ceremony of Münster School of Business took place. Some 1.000 guests from families and companies attended the lively and solemn gala. The S2BMRC was multi honourably mentioned during the celebration.
Unravel Tomorrow | Empowering a New Generation of Pioneers
18-19 October 2018 | Münster
S2BMRC was honored to host an international Tomorrow's Land consortium for a kick-off meeting as part of the new follow-up Erasmus+ Strategic Partnership project "Unravel Tomorrow". This project is an intentional action by six European partners to design the future of social innovation.
JUST LAUNCHED: The Future of Universities Thoughtbook
12 October 2018 | Münster
New Book available: 40 HEI Experts in Europe provided their thoughts, visions and ideas on the Future of Universities. This compendium of the future, collecting visionary and creative views, has been launched by UIIN (Spin Off of the S2BMRC) in Amsterdam and S2BMRC in Münster. How are trends affecting Universities? Interesting reads! Editors are Todd Davey, Arno Meerman, Balzhan Orazbayeva (all S2BMRC and UIIN), Victoria Galán-Muros, Carolin Plewa (both S2BMRC adjunct and alumni) together with two Siemens Managers, Max Riedel and Natascha Eckert.
Looking for Women Entrepreneurs
October 10 2018 | Leitrim, Ireland
The "Women Entrepreneurs in STEM (WISE)", Erasmus+ funded project, had its transnational project meeting 10th of October in Leitrim, Ireland where the S2BMRC of Münster University of Applied Sciences is one of the strategic partners.
S2BMRC welcomes a renowned scientist from Tunisia
10 October 2018 | Münster
S2BMRC is happy to welcome Dr Olfa Ben Said to our S2BMRC office. Dr Said is a guest researcher from Tunisia who will be staying for one month as part of a Horizon 2020 project 5 TOI 4WAS which encourages the research and innovation cooperation between the European Union and Southern Mediterranean Neighborhood in the areas of water, agriculture and energy.
14 Latin American delegates from the RIESAL project learning about the innovation and entrepreneurship ecosystem in Münster
8-9 October 2018 | Münster
The past 8 and 9 of October S2BMRC received 14 Latin American delegates from the RIESAL project, who in the framework of one of their missions to Europe, came to Münster to learn about how the knowledge transfer is carried out, and how innovation and entrepreneurship take place in the city.
Two new Team Members join the S2BMRC
1 October 2018 | Münster
We are happy to announce the two most recent additions to our international team: Habtamu Diriba MBA and Adisa Ejubovic MSc.
Tomorrow's Land International Conference - 22 November - Liverpool
1 October 2018 | Münster
Throughout the project, since 2016 Tomorrow's Land creates resources to support educators who are training young social innovators, the people working to develop practical new solutions to social challenges. The project will be closed by an Tomorrow's Land International Conference taking place on the 22nd of November 2018 in Liverpool, UK.
Successful PhD Defense of Haluk Yörür at TU Dresden
28 September 2018 | Dresden
Dr. Haluk Yörür successfully defended his PhD thesis on "Market Oriented Product Platforms Structuring the Front-End of Flexible Platform Portfolio Development" at TU Dresden, Faculty of Business and Economics.
Academic directors from Chile receive training in Münster University of Applied Sciences
28 September 2018 | Münster
On September 26th to the 28th, Dr. David Blanco and Sebastián Tolvett M.Sc. from the Metropolitan Technological University (UTEM) in Chile visited the technology and innovation assets of Münster University of Applied Sciences (MUAS)
Successful Design Thinking workshop with IT management consultancy noventum
14 September 2018 | Münster
On Friday, 14th September, a group of 25 managers from the IT management consultancy noventum came together to meet Neele Petzold, Alexander Schmidt and Patrick Schröder from the Science-to-Business team, who offered them a workshop with a twofold objective.
Sue Rossano awarded with the title of a PhD
12 September 2018 | Amsterdam
S2BMRC team member Sue Rossano Rivero successfully defended her PhD thesis on "Entrepreneurial behaviour of academics within the context of education from a sociological perspective" at VU Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam.
Alexander Schmidt and Carina Alfert present latest research note at the 19th International CiNet Conference in Dublin
11 September 2018 | Dublin
Alexander Schmidt and Carina Alfert presented their latest research note at the 19th International CiNet Conference in Dublin, Ireland.
S2BMRC welcomes new team members
3 September 2018 | Münster
The S2BMRC is glad to welcome Dr Kerstin Kurzhals and Claudia Umanzor as new members of the team. Sue Rossano returns after her maternity leave.
There is untapped potential in University-Business Collaboration in Europe
30 August 2018 | Münster
The Science-to-Business Marketing Research Centre elaborated a study on University-Business Cooperation in Europe for the European Commission. The study was conducted in 33 countries and proves an untapped potential for employability, innovation and regional development in Europe.
MUAS and S2BMRC supporting universities in their entrepreneurial journey
30 August 2018 | Münster
During the past two weeks, Carlos Abello and Claudio Torres from the Technology Transfer Office of Universidad Santiago de Chile visited Münster University of Applied Sciences and the S2BMRC. This visit is part of the Professional Development Program, a program offered by MUAS to universities interested in developing their entrepreneurial and innovative profile.
Building regional alliances for Women Entrepreneurship in STEM
13 August 2018 | Münster
The last 27th of June, the S2BMRC hosted the first meeting with regional stakeholders interested in the topic of Women Entrepreneurship in STEM, as a part of a project from the European Commission.
Summer School 2018: Global Changemakers - Innovation with social impact
30 July 2018 | Münster
From the 9th to the 16th of July the International Summer School 2018 took place at the Münster School of Business. 44 students from Germany, Colombia, Chile, Brazil, India and South Africa participated to develop solutions for sustainability and social entrepreneurship challenges.
Best Presentation Award for Eva Sormani at conference in Padang
26 July 2018 | Padang
Eva Sormani, MSc, from the Science-to-Business Marketing Research Centre was awarded the "Best Presentation Award" out of >60 paper presentations at a conference in Padang, Indonesia
Joint Conference on Technologies and Science-to-Business in Indonesia - S2BMRC and MUAS partnering with Institut Teknologi Padang (ITP)
26 July 2018 | Padang (24-26 July 2018)
With more than 300 participants from 12 countries of Asia, Europe and Africa, the conference in Padang offered a platform for scientists and practitioners to share ideas and knowledge.
More than 400 people registered for the second edition of PEGIES
18 July 2018 | Münster
RIESAL thank all those interested in this second version of the online course PEGIES (Improvement in Management of Internationalization in Higher Education). Münster University of Applied Sciences will be offering one of the modules of the course.
About the connection between dry cake and developing tangible artefacts from our knowledge in a creative team workshop
17 July 2018 | Münster
Under the obscure name "Dry Cake Day" all Science-to-Business team members had been invited to the first internal workshop which was dedicated to using all the knowledge and creativity within the team to build tangible results to aid us in our work.
Cross-disciplinary and international teams create the future city of Matosinhos, Portugal
24 June 2017 | Matosinhos (11.-15.06.2018)
As part of the Tomorrow's Land project, the final intellectual output was delivered as a Social Innovation Bootcamp, an international blended learning activity where people from all over Europe and different educational backgrounds came together to work on current and urgent social challenges.
S2BMRC contribution to UIIN (University-Industry-Interaction) conference in London
22 June 2018 | London
2BMRC Team members Eva Sormani (corresponding author) and Thomas Baaken presented a paper on "The Potential of Nudging for the Engaged University" on the UIIN University-Industry-Innovation-Network Conference in London.
UIIN conference in London brings over 500 passionate delegates together
22 June 2018 | London
Being the biggest event so far, the UIIN conference brought together more than 500 delegates from 60+ countries in London to inspire, share practices and gain insights about the university-business cooperation and engaged universities.
Visit from the Minister for Culture and Sciences Affairs of NRW
20 June 2018 | Münster
Minister Isabel Pfeiffer-Poensgen, Minister for Culture and Sciences Affairs of North Rhine-Westphalia, visited Münster University of Applied Sciences to inform herself on the performance level and areas of the University.
S2BMRC at the Leonardo Campus Run 2018
20 June 2018 | Münster
The Science-to-Business Marketing Running Team participated a at this year's Leonardo Campus Run with Sue Rossano finishing as the best female runner in her category.
INVITATION: Women Entrepreneurship in STEM Regional Alliance
30 May 2018 | Münster
We will be hosting a meeting with regional stakeholders and partners interested in the topic of Women Entrepreneurship in STEM.
Open call: 2nd edition PEGIES online course
30 May 2018 | Münster
S2BMRC is happy to announce the second edition of the online course "Improving Management of the Internationalisation of Higher Education".
FH-Münster founds 5 TOPSIM Startups
28 May 2018 | Münster
In the summer semester 2018, international students of the bachelor courses "International Marketing" and "Strategic Marketing" successfully attended the TOPSIM-Startup challenge supervised by Dr. Christian Junker.
S2BMRC team member supports the annual spring conference of the ECCA in Prague
23 May 2018 | Münster
The annual spring conference of the European Campus Card Conference in Prague was supported by the presentation of Dr. Christian Junker
Addressing students' needs as part of a learning experience
22 May 2018 | Münster
This semester as part of the course of Innovation Marketing and Management, international Bachelor Students at MSB have been challenged by their lecturer, Balzhan Orazbayeva, with a task to address their own student-life related needs through innovative business ideas.
Tomorrowsland new information
16 April 2018 | Münster
Join us online for a Massive Open Online Course and become a pioneer of Tomorrow´s Land. The pilot edition of the Tomorrow´s Land MOOC is open for registration from Monday, 2nd April 2018.