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Sihem JOUINI

Associate Professor

Informations Systems and Operations Management

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Biography

Sihem Ben Mahmoud-Jouini got her Ph.D. in Management Science in 1998 at Ecole Polytechnique and the University Paris Dauphine (France) on Project Management and Innovative Offering Strategies. She was visiting at Stern Business School (NYU) and is a Fullbright Fellowship. She won and was nominated for several awards (Prix Vinci de l'Innovation, Stephan Shrader Award at AOM-TIM division, Prix Académique du Syntec).

Her research is in Organizational Design for innovation and creativity, Strategic Management of Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Design Management. She is interested in the management of the exploration phase in the fuzzy front end of development projects, the management of creativity, the knowledge acquisition and transformation by entrepreneurs within the venture creation process, the role of design in the new product development process, the management of design agencies and the management of innovation in family business.

She published several papers in Creativity Innovation Management, Finance Controle Stratégie, International Journal of Project management, International Journal of Operations and Production Management, Journal of Product Innovation Management, Management International, Revue Française de Gestion, etc and participated as an author or an editor in several books (Innovation based competition and design systems dynamics and Projects as Business Constituents and Guiding Motives among others).

She participates regularly at AOM (TIM, OM and Entrepreneuriship division), BCERC, EGOS, EURAM, IPDMC, IRNOP and SMS conferences.

She was selected several times in the Best paper Proceedings of the AOM.

She teaches Innovation Management, New Product Development and Project management in undergradutate, graduate and executive programs.

Scientific articles

Construction of Relations with Distant Suppliers on the Cognitive and Relational Dimensions to Co-Explore Discontinuous Innovations / Construction des relations avec des fournisseu

Innovations - Revue d'Economie et de Management de l'Innovation/Journal of Innovation Economics and Management, 2018, vol. 1, n° 55, pp 61-87, (in coll. with F. CHARUE-DUBOC)

Key Factors in Building a Corporate Accelerator Capability: Developing an effective corporate accelerator requires close attention to the relationships between startups and the sponsoring company

Research Technology Management, 2018, vol. 61, n° 4, pp 26-34, (in coll. with C. DUVERT, M. ESQUIROL)

Developing knowledge from entrepreneurial actions – toward a taxonomy

Journal of Small Business and Enterprise Development, 2017, vol. 24, n° 4, pp 793-813, (in coll. with T. PARIS, S. BUREAU)

Experimentations in emerging innovation ecosystems: Specificities and roles. The case of the hydrogen energy fuel cell

International Journal of Technology Management, 2017, vol. 75, n° 1/2/3/4, pp 28-54, (in coll. with F. CHARUE-DUBOC)

Le rôle des communautés de pratiques et de leur coordination dans le développement et le déploiement des innovations dans une multinationale / Role of Community of Practices an

Management International, Spring 2017, vol. 31, n° 3, pp 18-34, (in coll. with M. GUÉRINEAU, F. CHARUE-DUBOC)

Resolving the commitment-flexibility dilemna in new technology ventures

International Journal of Innovation Management, August 1st 2017, vol. 21, n° 6 - 175004, pp 1-18, (in coll. with P. SILBERZAHN, T. PARIS)

Contributions of Design Thinking to Project Management in an Innovation Context

Project Management Journal, April-May 2016, vol. 47, n° 2, pp 144-156, (in coll. with C. MIDLER, SILBERZAHN)

L'ambidextrie des entreprises familiales : comment concilier orientation entrepreneuriale et stratégie de pérennité ?

Finance Contrôle Stratégie, March 2016, vol. 19, n° 1, pp 1-21, (in coll. with S. MIGNON)

Le numérique au service des entités dédiées à l'innovation de rupture

Revue Française de Gestion, January-February 2016, vol. 42, n° 254, pp 65 - 87,

Différencier les contributions des filiales d'une multinationale en matière d'innovation

Management International, Summer 2015, vol. 19, n° 4, pp 34-48, (in coll. with M. GUERINEAU, F. CHARUE-DUBOC)

Books

Management de l'Innovation et Globalisation : Enjeux et pratiques contemporains

Dunod, Paris

Management de l'innovation de rupture - Nouveaux enjeux et nouvelles pratiques

Les Editions de l'Ecole Polytechnique

Les Réseaux : Dimensions Organisationnelles et Stratégiques (Ed. en coll. avec C. Voisin, S. Edouard)

Economica

Co-conception et savoirs d'interaction

Plan Urbanisme Construction Architecture (PUCA)

L'ingénierie concourante dans le bâtiment

Editions du Plan Construction et Architecture

Chapitres dans des ouvrages collectifs

Les modèles économiques des espaces collaboratifs d’innovation

Innovation Et Participation, Approches Critiques, B. Laurent, M. Baker, V. Beaudouin et N. Raulet-Croset, Transvalor - Presses des Mines, 2, 109-130

Clayton Christensen : les innovations de rupture, défis et principes de management

Les Grands Auteurs En Management De L'Innovation Et De La Créativité, T. Burger-Helmchen, C. Hussler, P. Cohendet, EMS Management et Sociétés

Towards a Comprehensive Model of Sustainable Family Firm Performance

Handbbook Of Research On Family Business (2Nd Ed.), K. Smyrnios, P. Poutziouris, S. Goel eds., Edward Elgar Publishing

Processus entrepreneurial et processus d'apprentissage : Comment les start-up apprennent-elles ?

Innovation Et Création D'Entreprise - De L'Idée À L'Organisation, A. Bloch, S. Morin-Delerm (eds), ESKA, 47-65

Conjuguer management des projets et management des connaissances

Capital Immatériel : Connaissance Et Performance, A. Bounfour (Ed.), Editions L'Harmattan

Pratiques de projet en conception : L'interaction entre la conception du produit et du process

Maîtres D'Ouvrage, Maître D'Oeuvre Et Entreprises. De Nouveaux Enjeux Pour Les Pratiques De Projet, J. J. Terrin (Ed.), Eyrolles

Le management des connaissances et des apprentissages dans les entreprises multi-projet

Faire De La Recherche En Gestion De Projet, G. Garel, V. Giard, C. Midler (Eds), Vuibert

Les coopérations inter-entreprises dans les projets de développement

Faire De La Recherche En Gestion De Projet, G. Garel, V. Giard, C. Midler (Eds), Vuibert

Pilotage du temps et création de valeur dans les projets

Faire De La Recherche En Gestion De Projet, G. Garel, V. Giard, C. Midler (Eds), Vuibert

Une approche managériale de l’organisation réseau

Les Réseaux : Dimensions Organisationnelles Et Stratégiques, C. Voisin, S. Edouard, Economica

Proceedings

"I did it my way", the adoption of design thinking by a technology driven firm

2018 R&D management conference, 2nd - 4th July , 2018 , Milan (S. FIXSON)

Complémentarités entre ambidextrie contextuelle et structurelle - Bénéfices conjugués d’un concours et d’une cellule d’innovation

27ème conférence de l'AIMS, 6-8 juin , 2018 , Montpellier (J. LÉVÊQUE, J. FABBRI)

Déploiement interne et externe d’une innovation organisationnelle: le cas des espaces collaboratifs d’innovation

Conférence AIMS, 27ème édition, 6-8 juin , 2018 , Montpellier (K. SACÉPÉ)

Innovation portfolio management by MNC targeting emerging markets: the case of European telco operator in Africa and the Middle East

8ème Conférence ATLAS, 21 - 23 mai , 2018 , Paris (F. CHARUE-DUBOC, M. HADINGUE)

Scientific articles

Construction of Relations with Distant Suppliers on the Cognitive and Relational Dimensions to Co-Explore Discontinuous Innovations / Construction des relations avec des fournisseu

Innovations - Revue d'Economie et de Management de l'Innovation/Journal of Innovation Economics and Management, 2018, vol. 1, n° 55, pp 61-87, (in coll. with F. CHARUE-DUBOC)

Key Factors in Building a Corporate Accelerator Capability: Developing an effective corporate accelerator requires close attention to the relationships between startups and the sponsoring company

Research Technology Management, 2018, vol. 61, n° 4, pp 26-34, (in coll. with C. DUVERT, M. ESQUIROL)

Developing knowledge from entrepreneurial actions – toward a taxonomy

Journal of Small Business and Enterprise Development, 2017, vol. 24, n° 4, pp 793-813, (in coll. with T. PARIS, S. BUREAU)

Experimentations in emerging innovation ecosystems: Specificities and roles. The case of the hydrogen energy fuel cell

International Journal of Technology Management, 2017, vol. 75, n° 1/2/3/4, pp 28-54, (in coll. with F. CHARUE-DUBOC)

Books

Management de l'Innovation et Globalisation : Enjeux et pratiques contemporains

Dunod, Paris

Management de l'innovation de rupture - Nouveaux enjeux et nouvelles pratiques

Les Editions de l'Ecole Polytechnique

Les Réseaux : Dimensions Organisationnelles et Stratégiques (Ed. en coll. avec C. Voisin, S. Edouard)

Economica

Co-conception et savoirs d'interaction

Plan Urbanisme Construction Architecture (PUCA)

Chapitres dans des ouvrages collectifs

Les modèles économiques des espaces collaboratifs d’innovation

Innovation Et Participation, Approches Critiques, B. Laurent, M. Baker, V. Beaudouin et N. Raulet-Croset, Transvalor - Presses des Mines, 2, 109-130

Clayton Christensen : les innovations de rupture, défis et principes de management

Les Grands Auteurs En Management De L'Innovation Et De La Créativité, T. Burger-Helmchen, C. Hussler, P. Cohendet, EMS Management et Sociétés

Towards a Comprehensive Model of Sustainable Family Firm Performance

Handbbook Of Research On Family Business (2Nd Ed.), K. Smyrnios, P. Poutziouris, S. Goel eds., Edward Elgar Publishing

Processus entrepreneurial et processus d'apprentissage : Comment les start-up apprennent-elles ?

Innovation Et Création D'Entreprise - De L'Idée À L'Organisation, A. Bloch, S. Morin-Delerm (eds), ESKA, 47-65

Proceedings

"I did it my way", the adoption of design thinking by a technology driven firm

2018 R&D management conference, 2nd - 4th July , 2018 , Milan (S. FIXSON)

Complémentarités entre ambidextrie contextuelle et structurelle - Bénéfices conjugués d’un concours et d’une cellule d’innovation

27ème conférence de l'AIMS, 6-8 juin , 2018 , Montpellier (J. LÉVÊQUE, J. FABBRI)

Déploiement interne et externe d’une innovation organisationnelle: le cas des espaces collaboratifs d’innovation

Conférence AIMS, 27ème édition, 6-8 juin , 2018 , Montpellier (K. SACÉPÉ)

Innovation portfolio management by MNC targeting emerging markets: the case of European telco operator in Africa and the Middle East

8ème Conférence ATLAS, 21 - 23 mai , 2018 , Paris (F. CHARUE-DUBOC, M. HADINGUE)

Education

  • Doctorat en Sciences de Gestion (Ph.D. in Management), Université Paris Dauphine - France
  • Diplome d'Etudes Approfondies Methodes scientifiques de gestion , Université Paris Dauphine - France
  • Ingenieur, Ecole Centrale de Lille - France
  • Diplome d'Etudes Approfondies "Systemes de gestion", Université Lille 2 Droit et Santé - France

Academic appointments

Academic responsabilities at HEC

  • 2012-2016 Responsable the chaire/certificate "SAFRAN Innovation Management in Aeronautics" HEC Paris
  • 2012- « Management de l'Innovation et Globalisation » (France Télécom-Orange) Professor HEC Paris
  • 2011- Responsable of the major "Innovation & Entrepreneurship at l'Exec-MBA" HEC Paris
  • 2006- Member of GREGHEC (CNRS) HEC Paris
  • 2006- Associate Professor HEC Paris
  • Directeur Scientifique du Mastère Spécialisé Management de Grands Projets (MGP) HEC Paris
  • Responsable da la majeure projet innovation conception (PIC) HEC Paris

External Academic Responsabilities

  • 2002-2005 Assistant Professor, Economics and Management Faculté Jean Monnet, Université Paris Sud
  • 1999-2005 Lecturer, Economics and Management Faculté Jean Monnet, Université Paris Sud

Scientific Activities

Membership in Academic or Professional Organisation

  • Member of EGOS (European Group of Organizational Studies)
  • Member of AIMS (Association Internationale de Management Strategique)
  • Member, Strategic Management Society (SMS)
  • Member of Academy of Management (Divisions Technology Innovation Management, Entrepreneurship and Operations Management)
  • member of the association ATLAS
  • Member of IRNOP (International Research Network on Organizing by Projects)
  • Representation de HEC au CRCI (Centre de Reflexion sur la Conception et l'Innovation) cree par Roland Berger et Dassault Systemes.
  • Memberof association EURAM
  • Member of EIASM (European Institute for advanced studies in management) organizer of EURAM (European academy of Management) and IPDMC (International Product Development Management Conference)

Editorial activities

  • Member of the selection committee, reviewer at the conferences of EURAM, IRNOP, AIMS, AOM (TIM Division)
  • Reviewer, Journees Georges Doriot
  • Reviewer, Construction Management and Economics Review, Decision Marketing, Gerer Comprendre, M@n@gement, Organization Sciences, International Journal of Product Developement, Journal of Business Research, European Management Journal
  • June 2015- Guest editor, Management International Vol. 19 Issue 4

  • Conference organisation

  • Membre du comité d'organisation du séminaire "Management de l'Innovation - théories et pratiques" (Ecole Polytechnique, HEC Paris, Mines ParisTech, Sciences Po Grenoble)
  • 2010- (PDW) Design-Bases Innovation: Domains of Application at the Annual Conference of the Academy of Management, Montréal, Canada.
  • 2009- (PDW) Design-Driven Innovation, Academy of Management, Chicago, USA
  • 2008- Professional Development Workshop (PDW), Celine Abecassis-Moedas (Catholic University of Portugal) et Stefan Meisiek (New University of Lisbon) «Design Management: Definition of a field Academy of Management
  • 2005- Performance and Organizational Learning, Faculté Jean Monnet, Paris Sud University
  • 2004- Atelier l 'ANRT, Maison de la Chimie, Paris, l'Institut Pasteur, Leti-Minatec, Valeo et Rhodia, Products and Knowledge development coupling: toward a new model for the RSD
  • 2002- Faculté Jean Monnet-Université Paris Sud - "Network organizational and strategic dimensions"
  • Awards & honors

    • 2008 Prix de la Fondation HEC pour l'article "Favoriser l'innovation radicale dans une entreprise multidivisionnelle. Extension du modele ambidextre a partir de l'analyse d'un cas", Finance - Controle - Strategie, vol. 10, n 3, septembre 2007
    • 2007 Best Paper Award Finalist, AOM, TIM Division
    • 2001 Prix Vinci de l'Innovation "Knowledge sharing"
    • 1999 Fullbright Fellowship