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dr.ir. S.J.A. Löwik (Sandor)

Assistant Professor

About Me

Sandor Lowik is assistant professor innovation management at the University of Twente, the Netherlands. His research interests relate to innovation capabilities challenges of small and medium sized firms (SMEs) and their ability to collaborate with other organizations. His research centers around topics such as micro-foundations, absorptive capacity, ambidexterity and innovation eco-systems. He holds a PhD of the University of Twente, and has more than twelve years industry experience in operations management.

Expertise

Absorptive Capacity
Ecosystem
Paradox
Innovation
Knowledge Acquisition
Cognitive Style
Prior Knowledge
Personality Traits
Engineers
Innovation
Project

Publications

Recent
Han, J., Löwik, S. J. A., & de Weerd-Nederhof, P. C. (2017). The Static and Dynamic Boundaries of Ecosystems: A systematic literature review. Paper presented at 25th Annual High Technology Small Firms Conference 2017, Amsterdam, Netherlands.
Löwik, S. J. A. (2017). Resolving the Paradox of Lean Management and Ambidexterity: Moderating Factors that Reinforce or Inhibit Innovation in Lean SMEs. Paper presented at 25th Annual High Technology Small Firms Conference 2017, Amsterdam, Netherlands.
Löwik , S., Oude Alink, W., & Pulles, N. J. (2017). The innovation campus: Key challenges and success factors in different stages of maturity. Paper presented at 24th Innovation and Product Development Management Conference, IPDMC 2017, Reykjavik, Iceland.
Löwik , S., Meijvogel, D., & Bernsen, O. (2017). Alignment of Social, Economic and Technological Factors for Successful Open Social Innovation Projects. Paper presented at R&D Management Conference 2017, Leuven, Belgium.
Löwik, S. J. A., Rietberg, A., & de Visser, M. (2016). Resolving the paradox of ambidextrous R&D routines: how to turn engineers into chameleons. In R&D Management Conference 2016: From science to society: innovation and value creation, 3-6 July 2016, Churchill College, Cambridge (pp. -). Cambridge: University of Cambridge.

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Visiting Address

University of Twente
Faculty of Behavioural, Management and Social Sciences
Ravelijn (building no. 10), room 2274
Hallenweg 17
7522NH  Enschede
The Netherlands

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Mailing Address

University of Twente
Faculty of Behavioural, Management and Social Sciences
Ravelijn  2274
P.O. Box 217
7500 AE Enschede
The Netherlands