Sub-theme 14: (SWG) Organizational Network Research: Networks in Social and Technological Innovation

Terry L. Amburgey, University of Toronto, Canada
Jörg Raab, Tilburg University, The Netherlands
Barak S. Aharonson, Tel-Aviv University, Israel
Session I: Thursday, July 02, 11:00 to 12:30, DEREE-7-AUD
Introduction / Networks in Innovation 1
Chair: Barak S. Aharonson & Jörg Raab
Philip Degener, Indre Maurer and Suleika Bort
Portfolio diversity and innovation: The role of organizational capabilities for managing diverse alliance portfolios
Joris Knoben, Stanislav Vlasov and Marc Bahlmann
Seeking diversity across temporary clusters: A longitudinal study of how participation in business conferences impacts SMEs' innovative performance
Robert Vesco, Rebeca Méndez-Durón and Marissa King
Networks, knowledge differentiation and the publication of clinical trials for depression
Alexander Smit and Marius Meeus
Exploring the evolution of R&D consortium networks: The role of resource munificence and technological diversity
Session II: Thursday, July 02, 14:00 to 15:30
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Parallel Stream A: Networks in Innovation 2 - Room: DEREE-7-AUD
Chair: Barak S. Aharonson
Maria C. Binz-Scharf and Punit Arora
Knowledge processes in inter-organizational innovation projects
Giuseppe (Joe) Labianca, Vijaya Venkataramani and Travis Grosser
A social resources perspective on employee innovation: The importance of creative self-efficacy and network heterogeneity
Charlotte Reypens, Annouk Lievens and Vera Blazevic
Organizing multi-stakeholder innovation networks: the role of network resources and leadership practices
Alessandro Lomi and Paola Zappa
Knowledge transfer in multilevel networks: the contingent effect of organizational and social structure
Parallel Stream B: Brokerage - Room: DEREE-706
Chair: Jörg Raab
Evelina Atanassova
Should I bridge or should I bond?
Roberto Dandi, Fabio Perrone, Chiara D'Alise and Paolo Bruttini
Training as network intervention
Annika Bischoff, Johannes Weyer, Sebastian Hoffmann and Jessica Longen
The discontinuation of socio-technical regimes – Transition by ‘de-construction’ of actor-networks
Yonghoon Lee
Divide and conquer: Brokerage dynamics and dependence asymmetry
Session III: Thursday, July 02, 16:00 to 17:30
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Parallel Stream A: Networks in Innovation 3 - Room: DEREE-7-AUD
Chair: Barak S. Aharonson
Andrey Indukaev and Florian Stache
Colliding electrons emitting light–colliding perspectives generating friction for novelty? Organizational dynamics at the synchrotron SOLEIL
Sarah Cheah and Christopher Yu
How networks can be leveraged to foster early-stage technological innovation
Francisco J. Granados
Social capital trust in entrepreneurship for innovation: Uncertainty-buffer resources from localized inter-personal networks
Parallel Stream B: Networks, Cognition and Perspectives - Room: DEREE-706
Chair: Jörg Raab
Jörg Sydow, Olivier Berthod, Michael Grothe-Hammer and Gordon Müller-Seitz
Interorganizational coordination for reliability: A practice-based perspective on high-reliability networks
Myra Sader, Sébastien Brion and Barthélemy Chollet
The role of social support on occupational stress: A network approach
Annefleur R. Krijkamp and Leon Oerlemans
Determinants of network accuracy: A social cognitive approach
Kathleen Sheehan
What's in a hub? A comparative case study of national and regional organisations
Session IV: Friday, July 03, 09:00 to 10:30
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Parallel Stream A: Networks and Performance 1 - Room: DEREE-7-AUD
Chair: Barak S. Aharonson
Marco Tonellato and Guido Conaldi
The effect of expertise diversity on group learning and performance: A case study in open source software
Israel Fortin
Cross-level synergies and tradeoffs in an innovation network in aerospace
Chia-Ling (Eunice) Liu
The influences of networks and opportunity development on firm's global product development
Caterina Muzzi and Cristian Carini
The Italian Network Contract: A "new" form of networking with "old" rules? Relational and performance analyses
Parallel Stream B: Networks, Entrepreneurs and Management - Room: DEREE-706
Chair: Jörg Raab
Agustí Canals, Eva Ortoll and Josep Cobarsí Morales
Social capital in online environments. Social networks and academic performance in a virtual university
Bart S. Vanneste, Enrico Forti and Simone Santoni
Appropriability regime and alliance formation: A natural experiment
Zong-Rong Lee
Institutional transition and temporal dynamic of strategic alliance networks
Manuel Schwerdtfeger and Christiana Weber
The post-acquisition integration process and the role of integration managers – Successful mechanisms and processes from a social network perspective
Session V: Friday, July 03, 14:00 to 15:30
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Parallel Stream A: Networks and Performance 2 - Room: DEREE-7-AUD
Chair: Barak S. Aharonson
Lolita Jurksiene and Asta Pundziene
Networks and organizational ambidexterity: Impact on firm performance
Elisa Operti, Shemuel Lampronti and Stoyan V. Sgourev
A war in ninety seconds: Moderation and escalation of neighbourhood rivalry in the "Palio di Siena" (1743–2010)
Stefano Li Pira, Claudio Giachetti and Joseph Lampel
Red queen competitive imitation in the UK mobile phone industry
Sujuan Xie
The impact of political capital on corporate financial performance: A study based on 531 Chinese public small- and medium sized enterprises (SMEs), 2004–2010
Parallel Stream B: Network Formation and Decay - Room: DEREE-706
Chair: Jörg Raab
Susan Cohen, Sean Hsu and Kristina Dahlin
With whom do technology sponsors partner? Social network strategies for diffusing evolved and novel technologies during standards battles
Jungwon Min
Sensitivity of alliance termination to prealliance conditions
Federica Segato and Jörg Raab
Network formation under the condition of bounded voluntariness
Katarzyna Wodniak
The formation and legacy of networks – Poland EURO 2012
Session VI: Saturday, July 04, 09:00 to 10:30
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Parallel Stream A: Inter-organizational Networks, Innovations and Venture Capital - Room: DEREE-7-AUD
Chair: Barak S. Aharonson
Alexey Makarevich and Young-Choon Kim
Exploring towards partners: Entry into new business domains in the U.S. venture capital firms
Cristiano Bellavitis, Igor Filatotchev and Joost Rietveld
"Friends with benefits": 
The effects of repeated interactions on performance of VC syndicates
Tao Wang
Venture capital and alliance network: How the interaction affects organizational performance
Parallel Stream B: The Value of Relationships - Room: DEREE-706
Chair: Jörg Raab
Leonardo Corbo, Raffaele Corrado and Simone Ferriani
Exploring patterns of interorganizational field change: The role of temporary shocks
Ming-Chang Huang, Min-Ping Kang, Lin Wen-Ting, Ya-Ping Chiu and Hsin-Hua Huang
How transaction-specific investments influence firm performance in buyer-supplier relationships: The mediating role of supply chain integration
Astrid Kramer, Niels Noorderhaven and Patrick Kenis
Exploring effects of centrality on commitment to interorganizational networks
Øystein Fjeldstad, Binh Phan and Amir Sasson
Intra-firm network structure and performance
Session VII: Saturday, July 04, 11:00 to 12:30, DEREE-7-AUD
Networks in Innovation 4 / Concluding Discussion
Chair: Terry L. Amburgey
Julia Brennecke and Olaf N. Rank
The impact of inventors' knowledge base on informal knowledge exchange
Remco S. Mannak, Jörg Raab, Alexander Smit and Marius Meeus
The duality of organizations and R&D consortia: Temporal dynamic effects of past embeddedness