Unlocking growth opportunities
Top performing organizations are increasingly distinguished by their ability to exploit digital disruptions
for radically reshaping and innovating in their strategy and operations.
The Growth Transformation & Value Engineering (W.A.V.E.) Lab
at the University of the Aegean
is a boutique R&D and business advisory venture,
operating at the intersection of strategy and technology,
to break new ground in innovation-driven business transformation.
We focus on the 'unusual':
by combining academic research and management consulting practices,
to uncover insights
and develop innovative value creation options
for the organizations we work with.
We deliver the 'unthinkable':
from ideation, to proposition development, to execution of business transformation initiatives.
Whether it is an innovative business ecosystem for industrial waste management; or
a daring international growth strategy for a public sector agency; or
a leadership training program on disruptive innovation that attracted CNN's spotlight.
1 . Orchestrating - business ecosystems, value engineering
2. Creating - corporate venturing, entrepreneurship, service science
3. Adapting - business transformation
resources (tools, methodologies) and industry-related capabilities;
along four interlinked axes:
Learning & Development,
a focused portfolio of expertise and interests
Learning & Development
Orchestrating an ecosystem of experts
The London Business School-incubated global network of business mentors (from Google, Morgan Stanley, McKinsey, World Bank, etc.)
The WAVE Lab-incubated spin-off venture, focused on transferring some of our initial research findings to the realm of digital marketing
The Financial Times global #1
in open-enrollment executive education programs - with a rich portfolio of research and consulting activities in digital disruptions and business ecosystems
Stanford WiDS (Women in Data Science) is a global initiative on data-driven digital disruptions, with a focus on supporting women scientists and entrepreneurs. The WAVE Lab is the co-organizer of the annual WiDS Greece regional conference
One of Greece's top applied-research organizations in the field of digital disruptions - with an extensive international profile in IT transformation (data analytics, platform development, etc.)