De-facto Standards


Marshall van Alstyne
Marshall van Alstyne
  • Speaker
Boston University School of Management, Boston University
Knut Blind
Knut Blind
  • Speaker
Rotterdam School of Management (RSM), Erasmus University Rotterdam
Fernando Suarez
Fernando Suarez
  • Speaker
Boston University School of Management, Boston University
Henk de Vries
  • Speaker
Rotterdam School of Management (RSM), Erasmus University Rotterdam

Event Information

Type
Conference
Programme
Logistics
Date
Thu. 15 Jan. 2015
Contact
Simon den Uijl
Time
09:00-11:45 hours
E-mail
Location
Mandeville building, T3-35


Abstract

Programme

09:00-09:20 Knut Blind (RSM / TU Berlin)
Welcome & introduction to the field of de-facto standards
09:20-10:00 Fernando Suarez (Boston University)
Dominant designs, entry timing (first-mover advantage) and new perspectives on industry evolution
10:00-10:20 Coffee
10:20-11:00 Marshall Van Alstyne (Boston University/MIT)
Platforms, two-sided network effects
11:00-11:30 Henk De Vries (RSM)
Compatibility standards, standardization through alliances and SDOs, factors influencing standards battles
11:30-11:45 Roundtable discussion
Simon den Uijl
Simon den Uijl
  • Coordinator