Previous external research seminars

Loughborough University London regularly welcomes internationally-recognised academics onto campus to deliver our external research seminars. Take a look below at some of our previous speakers.


Date Speaker University
5 October 2017

Professor Tony Edwards, Director of the Institute for International Management

Loughborough University London
12 October 2017

Dr Thomas Triebs, Lecturer of Economics

Loughborough University,School of Business and Economics
19 October 2017

Dr David Reinstein, Senior Lecturer in Economics

University of Exeter
26 October 2017

Prof. Jörg Claussen, Associate Professor

University of Munich
2 November 2017

Otto Toivanen

9 November 2017

Professor Thomas Hellmann, Professor of Entrepreneurship and Innovation,Saïd Business School

University of Oxford
23 November 2017 

Professor Tomasz Mickiewicz, Professor of EconomicsEconomics, Finance & Entrepreneurship Department

Aston Business School
30 November 2017

Professor Susan Marlow, Professor of EntrepreneurshipHaydn Green Institution of Enterprise and Innovation

University of Nottingham
7 December 2017

Professor Timothy Simcoe, Associate Professor of Strategy & Innovation at Questrom School of Business

Boston University
11 January 2018

Professor Thomas Astebro, Professor of Entrepreneurship

HEC Paris
6 February 2018

Frank Boons, Professor of Innovation & Sustainability

University of Manchester
8 Feburary 2018

Thorsten Grohsjean, Assistant Professor, Department of Management and Technology

Bocconi University, Italy
15 February 2018

Tobias Kretschmer, Professor of Management, and Director of the Institute for Strategy 

Munich School of Management, Germany
22 February 2018

Alfonso Gambardella, Professor, Department of Management & Technology 

Bocconi University, Italy
1 March 2018

Lars Persson, Professor and Deputy Director  

The Research Institute of Industrial Economics (IFN), Sweden

8 March 2018

Richard Buchanan, Professor of Design & Innovation 

Case Western Reserve University, USA
15 March 2018

Simon Schillebeeckx, Assistant Professor of Strategic Management

Singapore Management University, Singapore
19 April 2018

Vera RochaAssistant Professor, Department of Innovation and Organizational Economics

Copenhagen Business School, Denmark
26 April 2018

Felix VardySenior Economist 

International Monetary Fund, Washington DC

3 May 2018

Stefan SzymanskiStephen J Galetti Professor of Sport Management and Professor of Kinesiology

University of Michigan, USA
10 May 2018

Dainis Zegners, Assistant Professor 

University of Cologne
17 May 2018

Davide Ravasi, Professor of Management 

Cass Business School, London
24 May 2018

Hanna Hottenrott, Assistant Professor, Economics of Innovation 

The Technical University of Munich (TUM), Germany
20 September 2018

Professor Pei Sun, Professor of Economics and Strategy

Fudan University
18 October 2018

Professor Kees Dorst

University of Technology Sydney
25 October 2018

Professor Patrick Gaule

University of Bath
1 November 2018

Associate Professor Anu Wadhwa

Imperial College London
8 November 2018

Professor Erkko Autio

Imperial College London
15 November 2018

Professor Andrea Prencipe 

Libera Università Internazionale degli Studi Sociali (LUISS)
22 November 2018 Professor Patrick Le Callet University of Nantes
29 November 2018 Professor Bruno Cassiman IESE Business School, University of Navarra
6 December 2018 Professor Doug Allen  Simon Fraser University, Canada
13 December 2018 Professor Vangelis Souitaris Cass Business School, London
4 February 2019 Professor Mark Blyth Brown University 
14 February 2019 Associate Professor Anu Wadhwa Imperial College London
21 February 2019 Associate Professor Thilo Kunkel Temple
28 February 2019 Professor Murat Tekalp College of Engineering, Koc University 
7 March 2019 Professor Aljosa Smolic Trinity College Dublin 
14 March 2019 Professor Paul Hekkert TU-Delft
21 March 2019 Associate Professor Lisa Kihl University of Minnesota
28 March 2019 Professor Lucio Baccaro MPI
2 May 2019 Assistant Professor Ian Larkin  UCLA
9 May 2019 Associate Professor Rob Seamans NYU
16 May 2019 Associate Professor Jordi Blanes i Vidal LSE
23 May 2019 Professor Jen Brown Utah


Supporting information and resources

Objectives and Incentives: Evidence from the Privatisation of Great Britain’s Power Plants, Dr Thomas Triebs Losing Face, Dr David Reinstein The trade-off between ownership and investment: Evidence from equity crowdfunding campaigns, Professor Thomas Hellmann Heterogeneous Effects of Performance Pay with Market Competition: Evidence from a Randomized Field Experiment Convergence vs. The Middle Income Trap: The Case of Global Soccer Differentiation in Adoption of Environmental Standards: LEED from 2000-2010, Professor Timothy Simcoe The Educated Underdog Becomes the Ultimate Superstar, Professor Lars Persson Upcoming seminars Take a look at our upcoming external research seminars