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P.H.M. (Peter) Vervest

Full Professor

Peter Vervest
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Professor of Information Management and Networks

Programme:
Logistics & Information Systems
ERIM Membership:
Member ERIM, affiliated since 2005
ERIM Role(s):
Member ERIM Funding Advisory Board (FAB) (since 2012)
Profile

Peter Vervest is a professor of business telecommunications at the Department of Technology and Operations Management, Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University (RSM).

His key research areas include decision science; network technologies and applications; business networks; competitive strategy; and change management.

Publications (62)
  • Articles (33)
    • Li, Ting, Kauffman, R.J., Heck, E. van, Vervest, P.H.M. & Dellaert, B.G.C. (2014). Consumer Informedness and Firm Information Strategy. Information Systems Research, 25(2), 345-363.
    • Lovric, M., Li, Ting & Vervest, P.H.M. (2013). Sustainable Revenue Management: An Agent-Based Modeling Approach. Decision Support Systems, 54(4), 1587-1601.[go to publisher's site]
    • Bouman, P.C., Lovric, M., Li, Ting, Hurk, E. van der, Kroon, L.G. & Vervest, P.H.M. (2012). Recognizing Demand Patterns from Smart Card Data for Agent-Based Micro-simulation of Public Transport. In M. Vasirani, E. Camponogara, H. Hiromitsu & F. Klügl (Eds.), Proceedings of the 7th Workshop on Agents in Traffic and Transportation. Valencia.
    • Hurk, E. van der, Kroon, L.G., Maroti, G. & Vervest, P.H.M. (2012). Dynamic Forecasting Model of Time Dependent Passenger Flows for Disruption Management. In S Voss & J.C. Munoz (Eds.), CASPT. Santiago, Chili: CASPT.
    • Koendjbiharie, S.R., Koppius, O.R., Vervest, Peter & Heck, E. van (2011). An information-based view on the performance of dynamic business networks: theory and experimental evidence. In Academy of Management Annual Meeting. San Antonio, TX: Academy of Management.
    • Li, Ting, Lovric, M. & Vervest, P.H.M. (2011). Agent-Based Modeling Approach to Revenue Management in Public Transportation. In Organizations and Society in Information Systems. OASIS.
    • Liere, D.W. van, Vervest, P.H.M., Konsynski, B. & Holland, C. (2010). Theme of the special Issue-IS in interorganizational networks. European Journal of Information Systems, 19(4), 432-435.
    • Heck, E. van & Vervest, P.H.M. (2009). Smart Business Networks: Concept and Empirical Evidence,. Decision Support Systems, 47(4), 275-276.[go to publisher's site]
    • Kauffman, R., Li, Ting, Heck, E. van & Vervest, P.H.M. (2009). Consumer Informedness and Resonance Marketing: An Empirical Test of The Hyperdifferentiation Hypothesis. In R. Sprague (Ed.), Proceedings of the 42th Hawaii International Conference on Systems Science. Los Alamitos, CA, USA: IEEE Computer Society Press.
    • Li, Ting, Heck, E. van & Vervest, P.H.M. (2009). Information Capability and Value Creation Strategy: Advancing Revenue Management Through Mobile Ticketing Technologies. European Journal of Information Systems, 18(1), 38-51.[go to publisher's site]
    • Kauffman, R., Li, Ting, Heck, E. van & Vervest, P.H.M. (2008). A Multi-Method Approach to Integrate and Joint Optimize Service Attribute Bundles and Capacity Management. In Proceedings of the Eighteenth Annual Workshop on Information Technologies and Systems. Paris, France.
    • Kauffman, R., Li, Ting, Heck, E. van & Vervest, P.H.M. (2008). Consumer Informedness and Information Technology: An Empirical Study of Heterogeneous Consumer Choice. In Twentieth Workshop on Information Systems and Economics. Paris, France.
    • Li, Ting, Heck, E. van & Vervest, P.H.M. (2008). Use and Impact of Mobile Ticketing Technologies for Revenue Management. In Academy of Management Meeting. Anaheim, CA, USA.
    • Heck, E. van & Vervest, P.H.M. (2007). Smart business networks: how the network wins. Communications of the ACM, 50(6), 28-37.
    • Li, Ting, Heck, E. van & Vervest, P.H.M. (2007). Study of Network Structural Properties of Complex Dutch Railway Transportation Network. In Transportation Research Board 86th Annual Meeting. Washington DC, USA.
    • Hoogeweegen, M.R., Liere, D.W. van, Vervest, P.H.M., Hagdorn-van der Meijden, E. van der & Lepper, I. de (2006). Strategizing for mass customization by playing the business networking game. Decision Support Systems, 42(3), 1402-1412.
    • Li, Ting, Heck, E. van, Vervest, P.H.M., Voskuilen, J., Hofker, F. & Jansma, F. (2006). Passenger Travel Behavior Model in Railway Network Simulation. In Proceedings of the 38th Conference on Winter Simulation. Monterey, CA, USA: IEEE.
    • Li, Ting, Hofker, F., Heck, E. van & Vervest, P.H.M. (2006). Do Customers Respond to Differentiated Pricing in Public Transport? -- An Analysis of Behavioral Response Using Stated Preference Experiment. In Proceeding of the TRAIL Research Congress 2006. Rotterdam, NL.
    • Li, Ting, Vervest, P.H.M., Heck, E. van & Rooijmans, P. (2006). Improve Yield in Public Transport – A Focus on ICT Capability. In Proceeding of the IEEE International Conference on Service Operations and Logistics, and Informatics. Shanghai, China.
    • Liere, D.W. van, Hoogeweegen, M.R., Vervest, P.H.M. & Hagdorn-van der Meijden, E. van der (2006). To adopt or not to adopt? Experiencing the effect of quick connect capabilities on network performance. Production Planning and Control, 17(6), 596-603.[go to publisher's site]
    • Liere, D.W. van, Koppius, O.R., Vervest, P.H.M., Hoogeweegen, M.R. & Hagdorn, L. (2006). Firm Performance of the Extended Enterprise: an Organizational Network Design Perspective. In Presented at the Academy of Management. Atlanta, GA.
    • Li, Ting, Vervest, P.H.M. & Heck, E. van (2005). Smart Card Technology in Transportation Industry -- A Yield Management Perspective. In Proceeding of the International Conference on Electronic Business. Hong Kong.
    • Liere, D.W. van, Hagdorn-van der Meijden, E. van der, Hoogeweegen, M.R. & Vervest, P.H.M. (2005). Evolution of Tie and Capability Based Network Structure - An Experimental Study. In presented at the XXiV International Sunbelt Social Network Conference. Slovenia: Portoroz.
    • Pau, L.F.J.M., Vervest, P.H.M., Heck, E. van & Preiss, Kenneth (2005). Emergence of smart business networks. Journal of Information Technology, 19(4), 228-233.
    • Heck, E. van, Delporte-Vermeiren, D.J.E. & Vervest, P.H.M. (2004). In Search of Margin in Business Networks - The European Patent Office. European Management Journal, 22(2), 167-182.
    • Liere, D.W. van, Hagdorn, L., Hoogeweegen, M.R. & Vervest, P.H.M. (2004). Embedded Coordination in a Business Network. Journal of Information Technology, 19(4), 261-269.
    • Pau, L.F.J.M. & Vervest, P.H.M. (2004). Network based business process management : a discussion on embedding business logic in communications networks. In Proc. CAISE 04 Knowledge and model driven information systems engineering for networked organisations (pp. 176-183). Riga.
    • Vervest, P.H.M. (2004). Electronic Markets, Special Issue, The International Journal of Electronic Commerce and Business Media, University of St-Gallen, Routledge Taylor & Francis Group. International Journal of Electronic Commerce, 14(3).
    • Vervest, P.H.M., Heck, E. van, Preiss, Kenneth & Pau, L.F.J.M. (2004). Introduction to Smart Business Networks. Journal of Information Technology, 19(4), 225-227.
    • Hoogeweegen, M.R., Teunissen, W.J.M., Vervest, P.H.M. & Wagenaar, R.W. (1999). Modular Network Design: Using Information and Communication Technology to Allocate Production Tasks in a Virtual Organization. Decision Sciences, 30(4), 1073-1094.
    • Heck, E. van & Vervest, P.H.M. (1998). How should CIOs deal with web-based auctions? Communications of the ACM, 41(7), 99-100.
    • Heck, E. van, Koppius, O.R. & Vervest, P.H.M. (1998). Electronic web-based auctions: theory and practice. In W.R.J. Baets (Ed.), Proceedings 6th European Conference on Information Systems, Volume IV (pp. 1584-1590). Granada, Spain: Euro-Arab Management School.
    • Hoogeweegen, M.R. & Vervest, P.H.M. (1998). Modularity: being agile and versatile at the same time. Agility and Global Competition, 2(4), 23-24.
  • Books (6)
    • Li, Ting, Lovric, M. & Vervest, P.H.M. (2013). Understanding Complexity in Public Transportation. Rotterdam: Haveka.
    • Vervest, P.H.M., Liere, D.W. van & Zheng, L. (2008). The network experience: New value from smart business networks. Heidelberg: Springer.
    • Pau, L.F.J.M., Vervest, P.H.M., Preiss, Kenneth & Heck, E. van (2005). Smart business networks (co-editors). Berlin: Springer Verlag.
    • Dunn, A.H., Vervest, P.H.M. & Hoogeweegen, M.R. (2000). How to win customers in the digital world: Total action of fatal inaction. Berlin: Springer-Verlag.
    • Vervest, P.H.M. & Dunn, A.H. (1998). Total action, fatal inaction: making every activity -customer activity- through complete communication. Herts (UK): Multi Media Skills Limited.
    • Vervest, P.H.M. (1994). Communiceren, niet informatiseren: over het adhoc organiseren van de waardeketen. Rotterdam: Erasmus Universiteit.
  • Book contributions (14)
    • Vervest, P.H.M., Liere, D.W. van & Hoogeweegen, M.R. (2010). Why Supply Chains and Business Networks Are Different. In L.. Kroon, R. Zuidwijk & T. Li (Eds.), Liber Amicorum - In Memoriam Jo van Nunen (pp. 231-238).
    • Vervest, P.H.M., Liere, D.W. van & Dunn, A.H. (2009). The Network Factor - How to Remain Competitive. In The Network Experience: New value from Smart Business Networks (pp. 15-35). Berlin: Springer Verlag.
    • Liere, D.W. van, Koppius, O.R. & Vervest, P.H.M. (2008). Network horizon: An information-based view on the dynamics of bridging positions . In J.A.C. Baum & T.J. Rowley (Eds.), Advances in Strategic Management: Network Strategy (pp. 595-639). JAI Elsevier / Emerald.
    • Li, Ting, Heck, E. van & Vervest, P.H.M. (2006). Customer-Centric Business Networks: Case of the Evolutionary Network of Octopus. In P. Vervest, E. van Heck & K. Preiss (Eds.), Smart Business Network: A New Business Paradigm. Amsterdam: Springer.
    • Li, Ting, Heck, E. van & Vervest, P.H.M. (2006). Dynamic Pricing Strategies for Yield Improvement with Smart Card Adoption in Dutch Travel Industry. In M. Hitz, M. Sigala & J. Murphy (Eds.), Information and Communication Technologies in Tourism. Wien: Springer.
    • Pau, L.F.J.M. & Vervest, P.H.M. (2005). Embedding Business Logic Inside Communications Networks. In P.H.M. Vervest, E. van Heck, K. Preiss & L.F. Pau (Eds.), Smart Business Networks (pp. 363-376). Berlin: Springer Ver;ag.
    • Vervest, P.H.M., Preiss, Kenneth, Heck, E. van & Pau, L.F.J.M. (2005). The Emergence of Smart Business Networks. In P.H.M. Vervest, K. Preiss, E. Heck & L.F.J.M. Pau (Eds.), Smart Business Networks (pp. 20-30). Berlin: Springer.
    • Hoogeweegen, M.R. & Vervest, P.H.M. (2004). How Much Business Modularity? In P.H.M. Vervest, E. van Heck, K. Preiss & L.F. Pau (Eds.), Smart Business Networks (pp. 339-348). Berlin: Springer-Verlag.
    • Liere, D.W. van, Hagdorn-van der Meijden, E. van der, Hoogeweegen, M.R. & Vervest, P.H.M. (2004). Embedded Coordination in a Business Network. In P.H.M Vervest, E. van Heck, K Preiss & L.F. Pau (Eds.), Smart Business Networks (pp. 257-271). Berlin: Springer-Verlag.
    • Pau, L.F.J.M. & Vervest, P.H.M. (2004). Embedding business logic inside communications networks : a network based business process management. In P. Vervest, E. van Heck, K. Preiss & L.F.J.M. Pau (Eds.), Smart business networks ( Lecture series in Computer science) (pp. 363-376). Berlin: Springer Verlag.
    • Wolters, M.J.J., Heck, E. van & Vervest, P.H.M. (2002). Modularity in Three Dimensions: A Study of Mass Customization in the Dutch House Building Industry. In Moving into Mass Customization. Information Systems and Management Principles (pp. 211-226). Springer.
    • Hoogeweegen, M.R., Teunissen, W.J.M., Vervest, P.H.M. & Wagenaar, R.W. (1997). Towards EDI enabled cost efficient supply chain flexibility. In J.D.N. Gupta (Ed.), Proceddings of the American Conference on Information Systems, Indianapolis (pp. 640-642). Pittsburg: Association for Information Systems.
    • Hoogeweegen, M.R., Teunissen, W.J.M., Vervest, P.H.M. & Wagenaar, R.W. (1996). The expected costs and benefits of EDI in the modular supply chain. In J.F. Nunamaker & R.H. Sprague (Eds.), Proceedings of the Twenty-Ninth Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences, Volume IV, Information Systems - Organizational Systems and Technology (pp. 302-310). Los Alamitos: IEEE Computer Society Press.
    • Hoogeweegen, M.R., Teunissen, W.J.M., Vervest, P.H.M. & Wagenaar, R.W. (1995). The expected Costs and Benefits of EDI in the Modular Supply Chain. In E. Christiaanse, F. Derksen & M. Hoogeweegen (Eds.), Academic Research on Electronic Commerce: Preliminary Proceedings of the 2nd EDISPUUT Workshop 1995 the Netherlands: Bridging Worlds (pp. 110-121). Breukelen: Edispuut.
  • Professional publications (9)
    • Li, Ting, Vervest, P.H.M. & Lovric, M. (2012). Sustainable revenue management. RSM Insight, 11(3), 8-9.
    • Wolters, M., Vervest, P.H.M. & Heck, E. van (2005). Building Networks In-Sync. In Peter Vervest, Eric Heck, Kenneth Preiss & Louis-Francis Pau (Eds.), Smart Business Networks (pp. 211-223). Berlin: Springer.
    • Vervest, P.H.M. & Heck, E. van (2004). Vanenburg Science Seminar on Smart Business Networks. In Smart business networks. Putten, The Netherlands.
    • Hillegersberg, J. van, Oosterhout, M.P.A. van, Vervest, P.H.M. & Waarts, E. (2004). Agile business: the competitive weapon: business agility in the Netherlands. onbekend: Rotterdam School of Management.
    • Vervest, P.H.M. & Dunn, A.H. (2002). Erfolgreich beim Kunden in der digitalen Welt. Heidelberg: Springer Verlag.
    • Vervest, P.H.M. & Dunn, A.H. (2001). Digitale klanten: Een strategie voor de oude economie. Amsterdam: Pearson Education Uitgeverij BV.
    • Wolters, M.J.J., Heck, E. van, Hoogeweegen, M.R. & Vervest, P.H.M. (1998). KLM Distributie: ondersteuning voor massa-individualisering. In C. van der Hoeven (Ed.), , conferentie 'De macht van de kllant. Netwerken werken' (pp. 65-74). Veldhoven: TVA developments bv.
    • Wolters, M.J.J., Heck, E. van, Hoogeweegen, M.R. & Vervest, P.H.M. (1997). A business network redesign approach. Conceptual and practical issues. (Management Report Series 48(13)). : ERIM.
    • Vervest, P.H.M. (1991). The Use of Multimedia in Distance Education. @: @.
PhD Projects (11)

Complexity in Public Transport: Price, Comfort and Capacity

Paul Bouman
PhD Candidate: Paul Bouman Role: Supervisor Timeframe: 2011 -
 

Passengers and Information in Public Transport

Evelien van der Hurk
PhD Candidate: Evelien van der Hurk Role: Supervisor Timeframe: 2010 -
 

The Information-Based View on Business Network Performance

Sarita Koendjbiharie
PhD Candidate: Sarita Koendjbiharie Role: Supervisor Timeframe: 2007 -
 

Informedness and Customer-Centric Revenue Management

Ting Li
PhD Candidate: Ting Li Role: Supervisor Defended: 16 January 2009 Full text: Download this thesis
 

Improving the flexibility and profitability of ICT-enabled business networks: an assessment method and tool

Dominique Delporte-Vermeiren
PhD Candidate: Dominique Delporte-Vermeiren Role: Supervisor Defended: 09 May 2003 Full text: Download this thesis
 

Information Architecture and Electronic Market Performance

Otto Koppius
PhD Candidate: Otto Koppius Role: Supervisor Defended: 16 May 2002 Full text: Download this thesis
 

The Business of Modularity and the Modularity of Business

Matthijs Wolters
PhD Candidate: Matthijs Wolters Role: Supervisor Defended: 08 February 2002 Full text: Download this thesis
 
Events (3)
May 16, 2012 Influencing Policy Analysis with Complex Systems Modeling
  ERIM Research Seminar | Information Management

Sep 6, 2011 Complexity in Public Transport
  ERIM Research Colloquium | Information Management

Jun 14, 2006 Smart Business Network Discovery Session 2006
  Conference | Information Management

Visiting address
Office: T09-03
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3062 PA, Rotterdam
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Postal address
Postbus 1738
3000 DR, Rotterdam
Netherlands
 

Latest publication

Li, Ting, Kauffman, R.J., Heck, E. van, Vervest, P.H.M. & Dellaert, B.G.C. (2014). Consumer Informedness and Firm Information Strategy. Information Systems Research, 25(2), 345-363.

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