Dr Martin Bliemel

martinbliemelDr Martin Bliemel is the Director of the Diploma in Innovation and a Senior Lecturer at the Faculty of Transdisciplinary Innovation at the University of Technology Sydney.

He is a member of the advisory committee for the Australian Centre for Entrepreneurship Research Exchange (ACERE) and for the Amway Global Entrepreneurship Report. Martin’s research interests include entrepreneurial networks, accelerators, education, research commercialization, and entrepreneurial ecosystems. He has been bringing these interests together under the umbrella concept of the entrepreneurial university. Martin’s research has been published in several prestigious journals including Nature Nanotechnology, Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice, Entrepreneurship & Regional DevelopmentEducation+Training, International Journal of Entrepreneurial Behavior & Research, and the Entrepreneurship Research Journal where one of his articles on entrepreneurship education is ERJ’s most downloaded article.

The impact of Martin’s work is reflected in his work on accelerators that played a key role in the design of the $23m Incubator Support Programme by the Department of Industry. He impact and experience as an educator is reflected in having been awarded a nationally competitive Office of Learning and Teaching Citation for “For preparing students studying management to become entrepreneurs by creating authentic and respectful learning experiences that immerse students in collaborative interactions with external stakeholders.”

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