Years at SKEMA Business School: 3
 


Adil ELTIGANI

Innovation
Paris



CV
Skills & Interests 
Research Skills
 The main research interest focus on the microfoundations of dynamic capabilities in organisations and also the learning processes in project and programme management context.
Languages
 Bilingual in Arabic & English
Expertise
Project Management.
Qualification 
Practice Academic
Academic Degrees 
Ph.D.  University of Manchester, School of Mechanical Aerospace and Civil Engineering, 2013.
MSc  Heriot-Watt University, Edimburgh, Strategic Project Planning from, 2007.
Work Experience 
Associate professor / Scientific Director Project and Programme & Business Development - Paris campus, SKEMA Business School (January, 2016 - Present), Paris La défense, France.
Advisor, Performance Management, Municipality of Abu Dhabi (2010 - Present), Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
Visiting Academic at Management of Projects research group, University of Manchester, School of Mechanical Aerospace and Civil Engineering (December, 2013 - December, 2015), Manchester, United Kingdom.
Intellectual contributions
Articles in Journals 
McAdam, R., Keogh, W., Eltigani, A., & Gardiner, P. (2013).  An exploratory study of Business Excellence implementationh in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) public sector: management and employee perceptions.   International Journal of Quality & Reliability Management, 30 (4), 426-445.
Eltigani, A., & Sharif, M. (1995).  Performance of Some Wire Antenna Systems at 3 GHz Frequency.   Modeling, Measurement & Control A, 62 (3), 17-24.
Books, Monographs, Compilations, Manuals 
GARDINER, P., ELTIGANI, A., WILLIAMS, T., KIRKHAM, R., OU, L., Antonio CALABRESE, Politecnico do Milano, Italy; Jonas SODERLUND, BI Norwegian Business School (2018).  Evolutionary Learning in Strategy-Project Systems. Newtown Square, PA, USA:  Project Management Institute.  
Conference Presentations 
ELTIGANI, A., Gardiner, P., Williams, T., Kirkham, R., Ou, L., Antonio Calabrese Politecnico di Milano (2019). Learning in projects: the learning modes and a learning capability model.  European Academy of Management (EURAM) Conference, Lisbon, Portugal.
Gardiner, P., ALKHUDARY, R., & ELTIGANI, A. (2019). Why Do Project, Program and Portfolio Managers Face Difficulties To Reach Senior Positions? An Explanatory Multiple-Case Study.  European Academy of Management (EURAM) Conference, Lisbon, Portugal.
Gardiner, P., ELTIGANI, A., Williams, T., & Kirkham, R. (2018, June). Learning, change and practice: organizational antecedents for competitive success from projects.  EURAM, Reykjavik, Iceland.
Eltigani, A., Lawlor-Wright, T., Gardiner, P., & Gale, A. (2014, July). Integrating dynamic capabilities and structuration: a case study based on adopting business excellence models.  EGOS Colloquium, Rotterdam, Netherlands.
Gardiner, P. & Eltigani, A. (2014, July). Towards a theory and practice of learning in project management systems.  PMI Research and Education Conference, Portland, Oregon.
Eltigani, A., Gardiner, P., & Lawlor-Wright, T. (2011, September). Building capabilities through the implementation of business excellence models: a practive turn view.  British Academy of Management, Birmingham, United Kingdom.
Eltigani, A., Lawlor-Wright, T., & Gardiner, P. (2010, September). The role of Excellence Models in building dynamic capabilities.  British Academy of Management, Sheffield, United Kingdom.
Tigani, A., Keogh, W., Gardiner, P., & McAdam, R. (2009, January). Developing a sustainable Business Excellence Model - Factors for successful self-assessment and implementation in the Middle East.  World Association for Sustainable Development (WASD/SPRU), Brighton, United Kingdom.
Al Zarouni, A., Almarzooqi, Y., & Eltigani, A. (2005, April). Towards Standardization of Vehicle Tracking Systems.  FIG Working Week 2005 and GSDI-8 International Seminar, Cairo, Egypt.
Eltigani, A. & Sharif, M. (1994). Performance of Some Wire Antenna Systems at 3 GHZ Frequency.  Proc. PIERS'84 Conf., European Space Agency, -, Netherlands.
Research Reports 
2017: ELTIGANI, A., GARDINER, P., WILLIAMS, T., KIRKHAM, R., & OU, L. EVOLUTIONARY LEARNING IN STRATEGY-PROJECT SYSTEMS., submitted to Project Management Institute (PMI).
Professional Memberships 
British Academy of Management, NA
European Group for Organizational Science, NA
UAE Society of Engineers, NA