C (Cees) Leeuwis C (Cees) Leeuwis


Cees Leeuwis is professor of Knowledge, Technology and Innovation. He studies processes of socio-technical innovation and transformation in networks, collaboration between different disciplines, research for development policy, the functioning of innovation support systems and the role of innovation platforms, communication, extension and brokers therein.

He works in many Wageningen domains, including sustainable agriculture, natural resources management, poverty related diseases and inclusive value chains.

June 6 2013, Cees Leeuwis was appointed professor of the Chair Knowledge, Technology and Innovation.   Here you can download his inaugural Lecture: 'Coupled Performance and Change in the Making'.  


Below is a 5 minute conference presentation on a relatively recent research interest: responsible scaling: