5th CIM Community Workshop

1-2 September 2015, Enschede, Netherlands


Keynote speach by Teresa Amabile, Harvard Business School: CIM as a Multiplier of Scholarly Impact: The Case of Creativity in Context

The workshop

The 5th CIM Community workshop will be hosted at the Campus of the University of Twente, Enschede, The Netherlands. Next to inspiring plenary and parallel sessions, the 2014 CIM Best Paper Award will be handed out at the workshop, and new directions for the journal and its community of authors, readers, editorial board and practitioners will be addressed. Also, the workshop will coincide with the 25th Doctoral Summer School on Innovation and Technology Management research and publishing.

Organising Committee

Petra C. de Weerd-Nederhof, Klaasjan Visscher, Katharina Hoelzle and Jennie Björk (CIM editors-in-chief) and Jeannette Visser-Groeneveld (CIM Editorial assistant).


The workshop will include keynotes from professors Teresa Amabile (Harvard Business School), James Moultrie (Cambridge University) and Elke Den Ouden (Industrial Fellow at Eindhoven University of Technology). A special plenary lecture by CIM editor-in-chief Petra de Weerd-Nederhof will give an overview of 25 years of Creativity and Innovation Management.

Call for Papers

Scholars from the Creativity and Innovation Management field are invited to submit abstracts (length: 2-3 pages) for parallel sessions dedicated to each of CIM’s seven departments and associate editors, as well as two Twente-based topical sessions. (Combined) Sessions may be developed into CIM specials for 2016 and 2017. Proposals for other topical sessions (at least 3 presentations) may be submitted.

  • Continuous Innovation and Creative Leadership (Jennie Bjork, KTH Stockholm)
  • Creative Entrepreneurship and Innovation (Rainer Harms, University of Twente)
  • Creative Problem Solving and Creativity Techniques (Han van der Meer, Saxion University)
  • Design Management and Creative Industries (James Moultrie, Cambridge University)
  • Innovation Networks, Teams and Projects (Jan Kratzer, Technical University of Berlin)
  • Innovation Processes and Radical Innovation (Alberto Di Minin, SSSUP)
  • Organizing Innovation (Bart Van Looy, KU Leuven)
  • Managing Creativity by Design (Thomas van Rompay, Geke Ludden and Wouter Eggink, University of Twente)
  • Teaching Creativity and Innovation (Matthias de Visser, Michel Ehrenhard, University of Twente)

Preliminary program

A final program is available for download.

Important dates

31 January 2015: proposals for topical sessions & abstracts for single papers
15 March 2015: notification of acceptance
30 May 2015: full paper deadline

Application & Fees

The fee is € 200 euro, including lunch and conference dinner. To register please complete the registration form.

Venue and hotel

The workshop will be held at conference hotel De Drienerburght***, you can also book your hotel room there. To book a room at Conference hotel Drienerburght go to their website:

  • fill in the access code: CIMCOM,  press “Login”
  • fill in arrival date and number of nights, press button “Check"
  • fill in number of rooms
  • press button “Book now”
  • fill in the reservations form

To make a reservation via their website you need a credit card number with expiration date. If you don’t have a credit card please contact us by phone or e-mail.

Alternatively you can book a room in hotel De Broeierd**** which is on walking distance from the workshop venue.

Travelling information

Detailed travelling information is available from the university website. On this page there is also a link to a map of the campus. De Drienerburght is nr. 44 on the map.


Need more information? Please contact Jeannette Visser-Groeneveld.







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