Frans Feldberg is full professor of Data-Driven Business Innovation at the Knowledge, Innovation and Networks research group, School of Business and Economics, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam. His actual research is on how organizations can create value from (big) data and analytics. His research is on the interface of business administration, organization sciences, cognitive psychology and computer sciences. He is specialized in decision making behavior and data-driven business innovation.
He is co-founder and member of the Executive Board of ‘the Amsterdam Center for Business Analyitcs (www.acba.nl), a multidisciplinary research institute in the field of big data, business analytics and data science (VU Institute). ACBA is working with a variety of companies on big data and business analytics projects. Frans is also co-founder of Data Science Alkmaar (www.datasciencealkmaar.nl) , a regional knowledge and innovation center in the field of data science and big data, in which regional municipalities, VU University and local businesses (‘triple helix’) work together intensively. Frans holds a PhD in online decision behavior (2006). As a business consultant, he has extensive experience in the development and implementation of data & analytics-driven business models, services and strategies for national and international companies.