Amsterdam in Science, Business and Society PhD Network Dinner



Restaurant Rosarium | Amstelpark 1 | Europaboulevard | 1083 HZ Amsterdam | Park Lounge

Amsterdam in Science, Business and Society PhD Network Dinner

Niki Konijn ( | +31205985667

School of Business and Economics

Business and Organisation



Executive PhD Network
'Amsterdam in Science, Business and Society' Network Dinner

The School of Business and Economics is organising an Executive PhD Network Dinner for companies interested in sponsoring PhD projects. PhD candidates will be pitching their projects.


17:00 – 18:00 Park Lounge
17:00 – 17:15 Reception in Park Lounge
17:15 – 17:30 Official welcome and introductions by Prof. dr. Svetlana Khapova
17:30 – 18:00 Kick-off of the ‘gallery walk’ by Marilieke Engbers: the unsaid in boards, trust and legitimacy in crowdfunding, well-being at work, the future of work, dynamic stakeholder networks, smart job design, change management, trust in the insurance industry and disruptive change
18:00 – 21:30 Dining room
18:10 – 18:30 Prof. dr. Svetlana Khapova, Director Executive PhD Network “Why this network? Bringing scholarly research to the heart of organizations”
18:30 – 19:00 First course
19:00 – 19:15 Lara Tcholakian, executive PhD candidate “The effects of historical collective traumas on leadership development”
19:15 – 20:00 Main course
20:00 - 20:15 Folker Pieterse, executive PhD candidate “The added value of private equity: a better risk-balance due to social networks”
20:15 – 20:30 Banoyi Zuma, executive PhD candidate “Female entrepreneurship in Sub-Saharan Africa through a cultural lens”
20:30 – 20:50 Last course
20:50 – 21:05 Luc Glasbeek, executive PhD candidate “Social entrepreneurship”
21:05 – 21:30 Gallery walk and closing of the programme

Niki Konijn ( | +31205985667

Parking information
Parking is available for guests in front of the Amstel Park. You can check in your car with your name and licence plate number at the reception desk of Restaurant Rosarium. Parking is free of charge for our guests.
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Railway station Amsterdam RAI is within walking distance.