Intrapreneurship and Innovation at Ideas Arabia 14th International Conference 2019
30 June 2019
Dr. Anne van Ewijk, Assistant Professor in the College of Business, appeared as a guest speaker at the Ideas Arabia 14th International Conference 2019 held in Dubai. She discussed the role and importance of intrapreneurship and how to enable this through encouraging innovation in employees.
Intrapreneurship is a system that allows an employee to act like an entrepreneur within an organization, taking on innovative projects and contributing to organizational competitive advantage. Dr. van Ewijk shared the latest insights, based on research and best practice, on the essential components of individual innovative thinking, how to stimulate this mindset in employees, and what is required in an organizational context.
The conference, hosted by the Dubai Quality Group, was opened by Mr. Hassan Omar, Chairman of the Dubai Quality Group, and H.H. Engr. Sheikh Salem bin Sultan bin Saqr Al Qassimi. Other guest speakers included Mr. Osman Sultan, CEO of Du. For further information about the event, go to https://www.dqg.org/micro-dqg/?event_id=113