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ONDRUS Jan

Department : Information Systems, Decision Sciences and Statistics
Associate Professor
Campus de Singapour

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Biography

Jan Ondrus is Associate Professor of Information Systems and Associate Dean of Faculty, ESSEC Asia Pacific. He holds an MSc and a PhD in Information Systems from HEC Lausanne (University of Lausanne) in Switzerland.

His research examines the strategic role of information technology in the development of digital ecosystems. He is particularly interested in the disruptive and transformative aspect of digital technology for business model innovation and social impact. Also, he has been specifically studying the emergence of mobile payment platforms for more than 15 years. His research has been published in top academic journals, presented at major conferences, and actively used in his teaching in the GMBA, the EMBA, and executive education programs at ESSEC. He has been serving as an Associate Editor for academic journals such as the Information Systems Journal (2013-2018) and Electronic Commerce Research and Applications (2015-2020).

In recent years, he visited the University of Hawaii (between 2002-12), Sungkyunkwan University (2007), Mannheim University (2008, 2009), University of Lausanne (2012-13), Case Western Reserve University (2013-14), Seoul National University (2014, 2016), and Korea Development Institute (2016).

Over the years, Jan has been closely working with industry partners and government agencies. He was a director for the ESSEC Chair Media & Digital (2009-2016) and the head of the Chair of Networked Business Models (2015-2018). He has provided executive training for Air France/KLM, Auchan, BPCE, Danone, Dentsu, KPMG, Orange, Société Générale, and Takeda, among other companies. He has been a frequent speaker at major industry events and regularly provides comments for the media.

For more details, please refer to his personal website: http://www.janondrus.com

Diplomas

  • 2007 : Ph.D. in Information Systems (HEC Lausanne, Switzerland )
  • 2003 : MSc in Information Systems (HEC Lausanne, Switzerland )

Certificates

  • 2018 : Certification in Facilitating and Designing Workshops with the LEGO® SERIOUS PLAY® Method (Association of Master Trainers, Denmark)
  • 2011 : International Teachers Program (ITP) (Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University, United States of America)
  • 2009 : "The Art and Craft of Discussion Leadership" (Harvard Business Publishing, France)

Career

    Full-time academic appointments

    • 2015 - Present : Associate Professor (ESSEC Business School, Singapore)
    • 2007 - 2015 : Assistant Professor (ESSEC Business School, Singapore)

    Other Academic Appointments

      • 2020 - Present : Associate academic director GLOBAL MBA (ESSEC Business School, France)
      • 2018 - 2021 : Associate Dean for Essec Asia-Pacific (ESSEC Business School, Singapore)
      • 2016 - 2020 : Track Coordinator - Digital Business and Innovation - GLOBAL MBA (ESSEC Business School, France)
      • 2015 - 2019 : Director of Research - Center of Excellence in Digital Business (ESSEC Business School, France)
      • 2015 - 2018 : Chaired Professor of the Chair of Networked Business Models (ESSEC Business School, France)
      • 2009 - 2016 : Research Director - Chair Media & Entertainment/Digital (ESSEC Business School, France)
      • 2016 : Visiting Scholar (Seoul National University, South Korea)
      • 2016 : Visiting Fellow (Korea Development Institute (KDI), South Korea)
      • 2013 - 2014 : Visiting Scholar (Case Western Reserve University. Weatherhead School of Management, United States of America)
      • 2014 : Visiting Assistant Professor (Seoul National University, South Korea)
      • 2012 - 2013 : Visiting Professor (HEC Lausanne, Switzerland)
      • 2008 - 2009 : Guest lecturer (University of Mannheim, Germany)
      • 2007 : Visiting Research Professor (Sungkyunkwan University, South Korea)

Awards

  • 2017 : Nominated for Most Innovative Short Paper Award for his article "IS Capabilities in the Development of an Ecosystem Innovation: A Case Study of the Hallyu (Korean Wave) Phenomenon" at the 2017 International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS).
  • 2016 : Elsevier 15th Anniversary Author Awards Most Cited Papers 2001 – 2016 for the article : Dahlberg, T., Mallat, N., Ondrus, J., Zmijewska, A. 2008. Past, Present and Future of Mobile Payments: A Literature Review. ECRA 7(2), 165-181.
  • 2015 : Highly Commended Paper of 2014, for the paper “Mobile Social Networking Application Viability: A research framework,” International Journal of Accounting and Information Management
  • 2015 : Nominated for Best Paper at the 48thHawai'i Annual International Conference on System Sciences (HICCS-48) for the article "A Post-Failure Analysis of Mobile Payment Platforms" (with GannamaneniA., Lyytinen K.).
  • 2005 : Nominated for Best Paper Award at at the 38th Hawai'i Annual International Conference on System Sciences (HICCS-38)

Journal articles

Book chapters

Conference Proceedings

Presentations at an Academic or Professional conference

Teaching

  • 2016 - Present : Business Model Innovation in the Digital Age (Global MBA ESSEC Business School Singapore)
  • 2016 - Present : Digital Disruption (Global MBA ESSEC Business School Singapore)

Research activities

    Senior or Associate Editor

  • 2015 - 2020 : Electronic Commerce Research and Applications
  • 2011 - 2018 : Information Systems Journal
  • 2015 - 2016 : Electronic Commerce Research and Applications
  • Editorial Board Membership

  • 2010 - 2018 : Journal of Information Technology Case and Application Research
  • Reviewer for a journal

  • Reviewer for Electronic Commerce Research and Applications; European Journal of Information Systems; Group Decision and Negotiation; IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management; Info; Information Systems and e-Business Management; Information Systems Journal; Information Systems Research; Information Technology and Management; Journal of Information Technology Case and Application Research; Journal of Organizational Computing and Electronic Commerce; Telecommunications Policy
  • Other editorial activity

  • 2009 - 2012 : Special issues editor - Information Systems Journal
  • Other academic activity

  • 2020 Track Chair, Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems (PACIS), 2020, Dubai (IT Strategy, Leadership and Governance track), United Arab Emirates
  • 2016 Organizing chair, AOM Caucus – Business Model Innovation in the Knowledge Economy: From Linear Value Chain to Ecosystem, 2016, Anaheim, United States of America
  • 2016 Track chair, International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS), 2016, Dublin (E-Biz and E-Gov track), Ireland
  • 2015 Organizing Chair, International Conference on Mobile Business (ICMB), 2015, Fort Worth, United States of America
  • 2013 Program chair, International Conference on Mobile Business (ICMB), 2013, Berlin, Germany
  • 2012 Organizing chair of International Cashless Society Roundtable (ICSR), 2012, Copenhagen, Denmark
  • 2012 Track chair, International Conference on Electronic Commerce (ICEC), 2012 (Mobile Payment track), Singapore
  • 2012 track chair, International Conference on Mobile Business (ICMB 2012), Delft (Business Application track), Netherlands
  • 2010 Panel chair, International Conference on Mobile Business (ICMB 2012), Delft, Netherlands
  • 2010 Track chair, International Conference on Electronic Commerce (ICEC 2010), Honolulu (Mobile Commerce track), United States of America
  • Participation in scientific commissions or reviewer for a conference

  • 2020 - Present : Member of Scientific Committee of EMOI-INTEROP / CAISE (2005), Porto, Portugal
  • 2004 - 2019 : Reviewer for HICSS – Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (2004, 2006, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2015, 2016, 2019)
  • 2007 - 2018 : Reviewer for ICIS – International Conference on Information Systems (2007, 2008, 2010, 2013, 2017, 2018)
  • 2011 - 2018 : Reviewer for PACIS – Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems (2011, 2012, 2014, 2018)
  • 2016 Member of Program Committee of International Conference on Electronic Commerce (ICEC), 2016, Seoul, South Korea
  • 2006 - 2016 : Reviewer for ECIS – European Conference on Information Systems (2006, 2007, 2008, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016)
  • 2015 Member of Program Committee of International Conference on Electronic Commerce (ICEC), 2015, Seoul
  • 2014 Member of Program Committee of International Conference on Mobile Business (ICMB), 2014, London
  • 2014 Member of Scientific Committee of The Organizations, Artifacts and Practices (OAP) Workshop, 2014, Roma, Italy
  • 2011 - 2014 : Reviewer for ICEC – International Conference on Electronic Commerce (2011, 2012, 2013, 2014)
  • 2006 - 2014 : Reviewer for ICMB – International Conference on Mobile Business (2006, 2007, 2008, 2012, 2014)
  • 2012 - 2013 : International Conference on Mobile Business (ICMB 2012), Delft, Netherlands
  • 2013 Member of Program Committee of International Conference on Electronic Commerce (ICEC), 2013, Turku
  • 2013 Member of program committee of International Conference on Web Information Systems and Technologies (WEBIST) 2013, Aachen, Germany
  • 2012 Member of Program Committee of International Conference on Electronic Commerce (ICEC), 2012
  • 2012 Member of Scientific Committee of The Organizations, Artifacts and Practices (OAP) Workshop, 2012, Paris, France
  • 2012 Member of program committee of Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems (PACIS), 2012, Ho Chi Minh city, Vietnam
  • 2006 - 2012 : Reviewer for AMCIS – Americas Conference on Information Systems (2006, 2007, 2008, 2012)
  • 2011 Member of program committe of International Conference on Electronic Commerce (ICEC), 2011, Liverpool
  • 2011 Member of program committee of International Conference on Mobile Business (ICMB 2011), Como, Italy
  • 2011 Reviewer for DIGIT 2011 (Pre-ICIS workshop of The SIG on the Adoption and Diffusion of Information Technology)
  • 2011 Reviewer for ISSC – International Smart Sourcing Conference (2011)
  • 2011 Reviewer for WI – International Conference on Wirtschaftsinformatik (2011)
  • 2009 - 2011 : Reviewer for WeB – Workshop on eBusiness – Pre-ICIS event (2009, 2011)
  • 2010 Member of program committee of International Conference on Electronic Commerce (ICEC 2010), Honolulu, United States of America
  • 2010 Member of program committee of International Conference on Mobile Business (ICMB 2010), Athens, Greece
  • 2009 Member of Scientific Committee of Colloque de l’Association Information et Management (AIM 2009), Marrakech, Maroc
  • 2008 Member of Scientific Committee of Colloque de l’Association Information et Management (AIM 2008), Paris, France
  • 2008 Reviewer for AIM – Colloque de l ́Association Information et Management
  • 2004 - 2007 : Reviewer for Bled Electronic Commerce Conference (2004, 2005, 2006, 2007)
  • 2004 - 2005 : Reviewer for INFORSID (2004, 2005)
  • 2005 Reviewer for International Workshop on Context Modeling and Decision Support (Context 2005)
  • 2005 Reviewer for Pre-ICIS Academic Workshop AIM (2005)
  • 2004 Reviewer for EEE – IEEE International Conference on e-Technology, e-Commerce, and e-Service (2004)
  • 2004 Reviewer for EMOI/ CAiSE – Workshop on Enterprise Modeling and Ontologies for Interoperability (2004)

Theses

  • 2019 : MUTHUKANNAN P. (University of Sydney ), Thesis referee
  • 2018 : PISANI F. (Frankfurt School of Finance and Management), Thesis jury member
  • 2011 : MALAURENT J. (ESSEC Business School), Thesis jury member, First placement: EM Lyon
  • 2009 : LENTZ F. (Université d'Angers), Thesis jury member
  • SCHIRRMACHER N.-B. (ESSEC Business School), Thesis director