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OPERTI Elisa

Department : Management
Associate Professor
Campus de Cergy

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Diplomas

  • 2009 : Ph.D. in Management (Università Bocconi, Italy )
  • 2003 : BA and M.Sc. in Industrial Engineering and Management (magna cum laude) (Polytechnic of Turin, Italy )

Career

    Full-time academic appointments

    • 2015 - Present : Associate Professor (ESSEC Business School, France)
    • 2011 - 2015 : Assistant Professor (ESSEC Business School, France)

    Other Academic Appointments

      • 2009 - 2011 : Post Doctoral Fellow (University of Lugano, Switzerland)

    Professional appointments

    • 2004 - 2005 : Business Analyst (Technology and Operation Management) (JPMorgan Chase & Co, United Kingdom)

Grants

  • 2018 : AAP-Paris-Seine - Research Grant for the project “Regional resilience to environmental shocks: a network approach” (France)
  • 2018 : ANR JCJC - Research Grant for the project “Résilience économique aux chocs: Le rôle des réseaux régionaux d'innovation” (Agence Nationale pour la Recherche (ANR), France)
  • 2009 : Post Doctoral Research Grant (Swiss National Foundation, Switzerland)
  • 2005 : PhD Fellowship (Università Bocconi, Italy)

Awards

  • 2020 : 2020 IM Division Georgetown Best Paper in International Business and Policy Award
  • 2020 : Honorable mention in the Best Conference Paper Award competition, Strategic Management Conference 2020
  • 2019 : Academy of Management Best Paper Proceedings, STR Division (Academy of Management, United States of America)
  • 2018 : The symposium co-organized with Shemuel Lampronti (PhD) was selected as one of the finalists for the best symposium award of the OMT Division a la Academy of Management Conference 2018 in Chicago.
  • 2017 : Academy of Management Best Reviewer Award: OMT Division (Academy of Management)
  • 2017 : TIM Best Paper Award, ASAC (Administrative Science Association of Canada) for the article: "Missed chances and unfulfilled hopes - Why firms make errors in selecting technological opportunities", with Amit Kumar (PhD candidate ESSEC).
  • 2015 : Academy of Management Best Paper Proceedings, TIM Division (Canada)
  • 2015 : EGOS Best Paper Award - Social Network Sub-Theme (with S. Lampronti & S. Sgourev) (Greece)
  • 2015 : Runner up Academy of Management Best Paper Award - OMT division (with S. Lampronti & S. Sgourev) (Canada)
  • 2014 : Academy of Management Best Reviewer Award: TIM Division (Academy of Management, United States of America)
  • 2014 : ESSEC Foundation Research Award (ESSEC Foundation)
  • 2013 : Academy of Management Best Reviewer Award: TIM Division (Academy of Management, United States of America)
  • 2012 : Academy of Management Best Paper Proceedings, TIM Division (Academy of Management)
  • 2012 : Academy of Management Best Reviewer Award: BPS Division (Academy of Management, United States of America)
  • 2012 : Technology and Innovation Management (TIM) Division Best Paper Award, Academy of Management Annual Conference 2012, for the paper “Good for One, Bad for Most? Intrafirm Networks and Innovation at the Inventor Firm Level” (coauthored with Gianluca Carnabuci)
  • 2010 : Academy of Management Best Paper Proceedings, TIM Division (Academy of Management, Canada)
  • 2010 : Academy of Management Best Reviewer Award: TIM Division (Academy of Management, Canada)
  • 2009 : Academy of Management Best Reviewer Award: BPS Division (Academy of Management, United States of America)
  • 2008 : Academy of Management Best Paper Proceedings, TIM Division (Academy of Management, Canada)
  • 2008 : Academy of Management Best Reviewer Award: TIM Division (Academy of Management, Canada)
  • 2004 : Optime Award (2003) for best 2003 graduates (Polytechnic of Turin, Italy)

Journal articles

Book chapters

Conference Proceedings

Presentations at an Academic or Professional conference

Services

  • 2018 - Present : Conseil Social et Economique, Elected Member, ESSEC Business School, France
  • 2014 - Present : Member of the recruitment committee, ESSEC Business School, France
  • 2015 - 2018 : Coordinator, PhD in Management, ESSEC Business School, France

Research activities

    Reviewer for a journal

  • Reviewer for British Journal of Management; Industrial and Corporate Change; Industry and Innovation; Journal of Management Studies; Organization Science; Organization Studies; R & D Management; Research Policy; Small Business Economics; Strategic Management Journal; Strategy Science
  • Organization of a conference or a seminar

  • 2012 - 2015 : Seminar Series Organizer, Department of Management, ESSEC Business School, France
  • Function in an academic association

  • 2015 - Present : AoM Conference Best Dissertation Award committee, TIM division )
  • 2019 - 2021 : Representative at large TIM division (Elected member)
  • Participation in scientific commissions or reviewer for a conference

  • 2008 - Present : Ad-hoc reviewer for Academy of Management Conference
  • 2012 - Present : Ad-hoc reviewer for Strategic Management Society Conferences

Theses

  • 2018 : KUMAR Amit (ESSEC Business School), Thesis director, First placement: Assistant Professor - The University of Warwick
  • 2018 : LAMPRONTI Shemuel (ESSEC Business School), Thesis co-director, First placement: Assistant Professor - The University of Warwick
  • Bhatt Himanshu (ESSEC Business School), Thesis co-director