Day 1
21. June 2022

Program

13:45 - Registration at IAE room A625

14:00 - Departure for Corporate Visit 

14:30 - Welcome at EuraTechnologies,
165 avenue de Bretagne Place de Saintignon and visit
      
14:50 - Presentation of EuraTechnologies (20/30min)
       
15:10 - Presentation of startups (10min per startup or 30min)
     
15:40 - Interactive discussions and cocktail reception (1h20)
     
17:00 - End of the event
         
19:00 - Dinner

 

Read more about the Business Track here

Company Visit at EuraTechnologies

At EuraTechnologies we will meet start-up companies working within the conference topics. 

France’s leading incubator, EuraTechnologies is a 1 200 000 square meter cluster of innovation in Lille. EuraTechnologies supports the development of all digital entrepreneurs thanks to a unique methodology and know-how in supporting companies, from their start-up to their international deployment.

Born in 2009, EuraTechnologies is ranked among the top 3 accelerator in Europe. A precursor of French Tech and a spearhead of the digital economy in France, EuraTechnologies gathers 300+ companies, 4,500+ employees, 100+ incubated project leaders and 50 accelerated startups each year, 500+ professional events are organized, and 400M€+ have been raised since 2009 by startups (Seed Money & Series A).

Day 2
22. June 2022

Program

08:30  Campus opens
    
09:00 Welcome 
    
09:15-10:00 Keynote by Ivanka Visnjic
     
10:00 - Departure for company visit
    
10:30 - 16:15 Company Visit: Decathlon 
      
16:15 - Return to IAE Lille
      
16:45-17:30 Keynote by Stefan Haefliger
     
18:30-19:00 Pre-dinner networking
    
19:00- Conference dinner at L’Hermitage Gantois
                 224 Rue Pierre Mauroy, 59000 Lille

Company Visit to Decathlon

On the 22nd of June we will visit the Decathlon department in Lille. Here we will see the facilities and we have arranged speakers to tell you about how Decathlon works with:

  • Technology in their 3D Printing Lab, 
  • Circular Economy in their Sustainability Department,
  • Servitization from product to service in either their Travel or Coach Department. 

This day will provide us with a lot of interesting inspiration on how to approach the three themes, how they are connected and how they are handled within one organization. 

Day 3
23. June 2022

Program

08:00  Campus opens
      
09:00-09:45 Keynote 
        
09:45-10:00 Break
        
10:00-12:00 Technology-driven Business Design  and Circularity
     
12:00-12:45 Lunch
     
12:45-14:15 Session of Research Paper Presentations 
     
14:15-14:30 Break
      
14:30-15:15 Keynote by Wim Vanhaverbeke
        
15:15-15:30 Closing remarks

Technology-driven Business Design and Circularity 10:00 - 12:00

During this session the Business Track will have exclusive presentations and discussions on circuliarity and digitalization

Presenters for this session:

  • Wim Van Haverbeke from University of Antwerp
  • Elin Botstrom from Ecolean
  • Sampo Von Rasfeld from Eriks

Follow Reasearch Track 12:45 - 14:15

The Business Track will follow the first two presentations of the Research track: Implementation & Measurement

Details about authors and article titles are found in the detailed programme here

The remaining time of the track slot will be used for the Business Track participants to sum up, share thought and evaluate on the experience before joining the last keynote speach and the final remarks of the conference. 

Business Model Conference 2022

21-23 junE 2022, Lille, FranCE

The global challenges in recent years - not least COVID-19, challenges in the supply chain and rising inflation have made it clear, that companies must be able to make quick transitions and establish new business models. There are, however, also several opportunities for developing the business with new technology, digitization and green transition.

As an Executive, you must develop and future-proof your company by taking advantage of new market and
technology opportunities and utilizing them in both new and existing Business Models. The Business Model
Conference can help you do that.

   

What will you take away from the conference as a Business Executive?

The latest knowledge and research from leading International experts within the development of new Busines 
Models with a focus on Business Design, New Technologies, Sustainability, and Servitization

  • Inspiration from front-runners and Business Developers from trade and industry on how to implement new Business Models to exploit opportunities and meet challenges on the market
  • Possibility for expanding your network of leading international researchers and Business Professionals
  • Company visits to EuraTechnologies and Dechatlon
  • Exclusive presentations, workshops, and VIP catering

The Conference Business Track is a co-operation between FORCE Technology, University of Antwerpen, the IAE university in Lille, Aalborg University Business School and Business Model Society.

    

Major Research Conference with a strong Business Track

With 100+ international researchers and 50+ business executives, Business Model Conference gathers the brightest people within Business Model Innovation.

At the conference, there will be presentations from leading researchers within the Business Model Design. As an exclusive feature, there is an extensive Business Track for Business Executives focusing on the implementation of new business models in practice. The Conference thus bridges research and business - theory and practice. This is the fifth year that the Conference has been held - it has previously
taken place in Venice, Milan, New York, and Copenhagen.


Themes for Business Model Conference 2022

  • Technology-driven Business Design
    The ability to implement new digital technologies is vital for your company’s international competitiveness, and it has a significant impact on the company’s Business Model.
  • Business Models in the Circular Economy
    In recent years, there has been a market change in governments, large companies, and consumers that demand more sustainable products. The ability to adjust your Business Model to the green transition is vital for your company’s success.
  • Servitization: from Product to Service
    Technological Development provides several new opportunities where the Business Model’s focus changes from the product to the associated service. Your company’s sustainability agenda can thus become good business.
          

Business Track


€1.250

  • The latest knowledge and research from leading International experts within the development of new Business Models with a focus on Business Design, New Technologies, Sustainability, and Servitization
  • Inspiration from front-runners and Business Developers from trade and industry on how to implement new Business Models to exploit opportunities and meet challenges on the market
  • Possibility for expanding your network of leading international researchers and Business Professionals
  • Company visits to globally oriented companies
  • Exclusive presentations, workshops, and VIP catering