Chair on Sustainability in partnership with the Antwerp Management School, Deloitte Belgium and BASF NV
The purpose of the chair is the development of thought leadership in corporate responsibility and sustainability, and the promotion of insights on the topic. Within the chair, a research programme will be developed. The insights in corporate responsibility and sustainability will also be integrated in the educational programmes of the faculty of Applied Economic Sciences.
Prof. dr. Rudy Martens
is member of the steering committee of the chair. The chairholder is
prof. dr. Luc Van Liedekerke
Dr. Hans Verboven
is fellow of the chair.
VZW Pascion Chair on purchasing and value creation
The purpose of the chair is to ensure research in the field of purchasing, supply management and procurement, and this from a local, regional & global perspective as well as fr
om a value creation perspective.
The VZW PASCION, a federation of the top purchasing companies in Belgium, fueled by Asco and Belgacom, finances a ‘Chair on Purchasing and Value Creation’ at the University of Antwerp with the aim of building a competence center at international level based on independent and free academic research on supply management while guarding for relevance for the Belgian/Flemish companies and institutions.
The chairholder will be
prof. dr. Paul Matthyssens
. The chair will act as an academic knowledge hub for signaling global trends and developments to purchasing and supply chain professionals. By providing high quality research and sharing the research results, the chair will stimulate discussions among the supply management professionals and interested parties. Indirectly the chair will contribute to the development of a future talent pool on supply management by involving students in supply management research projects. A first doctoral researcher,
Eline Van Poucke
recently started a doctoral study within the frame of the chair.
Contact: Prof. dr.