Years at SKEMA Business School: 8
 


Bruno CIRILLO

Innovation
Sophia-Antipolis



CV
Skills & Interests 
Teaching Skills
Entrepreneurship; Strategy
Research Skills
Quantitative research
Languages
Italian (native), English (fluent), French (good), Spanish (good).
Expertise
Employee mobility; Employee entrepreneurship; Spinouts; Corporate venturing; Organizational learning; Information and Communication Technologies; Quantitative Research; Mixed Methods.
Qualification 
Scholarly Academic
Academic Degrees 
Ph.D.  Bocconi University, 2012.
Bachelor  Università Gabriele d'Annunzio, 2005.
Work Experience 
Associate Professor, SKEMA Business School (2018 - Present), Sophia Antipolis, France.
Assistant Professor, SKEMA Business School (2012 - 2018), Sophia Antipolis, France.
PhD Candidate, Bocconi University (2007 - 2011), Milan, Italy.
Research Assistant, University Gabriele d'Annunzio (2005 - 2007), Pescara, Italy.
Analyst Internship, Unione Industriali di Pescara (Confindustria) (2005), Pescara, Italy.
Assistant Manager, Quartermaster SPA (2004), Mosciano S.Angelo, Italy.
Intellectual contributions
Articles in Journals 
Cirillo, B., Tzabbar, D., & Seo, D. (2020).  A bibliometric and topic modeling analysis of the structural divide in the multidisciplinary research on employee mobility.   Advances in Strategic Management, 41.
Tzabbar, D., & Cirillo, B. (2020).  Introduction: An integrated perspective of employee intra- and inter-firm mobility.   Advances in Strategic Management, 41.
Agarwal, R., Bidwell, M., Cirillo, B., & Daniel, T. (2020).  Two perspectives on employee mobility: A conversation between Rajshree Agarwal and Matthew Bidwell.   Advances in Strategic Management, 41.
Cirillo, B. (2019).  External Learning Strategies and Technological Search Output: Spinout Strategy and Corporate Invention Quality.   Organization Science, 30 (2), 361-382, doi: doi.org/10.1287/orsc.2018.1233.
Cirillo, B., Breschi, S., & Prencipe, A. (2018).  Divide to connect: Reorganization through R&D unit spinout as linking context of intra-corporate networks.   Research Policy, 47 (9), 1585–1600, doi: doi.org/10.1016/j.respol.2018.05.002.
Cirillo, B., Brusoni, S., & Valentini, G. (2014).  The rejuvenation of inventors through corporate spin-outs.   Organization Science, 25 (6), 1764-1784, doi: doi.org/10.1287/orsc.2013.0868.
Articles in Proceedings 
Arusyak, Z., Tzabbar, D., & Cirillo, B. (2019).  Learning and forgetting from failures and the contingent role of failure recovery duration.   AOM American Academy of Management Conference.
Cirillo, B., Fani, V., & Giustiziero, G. (2018).  Beware of Greeks bearing gifts: Firms' spinouts as means to capture competitors' knowledge.   AOM American Academy of Management Conference, 2018 (1).
Tzabbar, D., Cirillo, B., & Breschi, S. (2018).  The effect of social and knowledge interdependencies on employee mobility and entrepreneurship.   AOM American Academy of Management Conference, 2018 (1).
Zakaryan, A., & Cirillo, B. (2017).  Experiential Learning and Knowledge Network Structures.   AOM American Academy of Management Conference, 2017 (1).
Cirillo, B. (2014).  Recombinant search through corporate spinouts: Evidence from the ICT Industry.   AOM American Academy of Management Conference, 2014 (1).
Cirillo, B., Breschi, S., & Prencipe, A. (2012).  Unleashing Explorative Potential: Spin-Outs as Linking Contexts of Inventors' Communities.   AOM American Academy of Management Conference, 2012 (1).
Cirillo, B. (2012).  Do Corporate Spin-Outs Benefit The Parent Organization?   AOM American Academy of Management Conference, 2012 (1).
Chapters, Cases, Readings, Supplements 
Chereau, P., & Cirillo, B. (2015). ARECO : A full steam ahead. --. The Case Centre. 
Cirillo, B., & Valentini, G. (2013). International Open Innovation: Taking Stock and Moving Forward. In Rowe, F., & Te'eni, D. (Eds.), Innovation and IT in an international context. Palgrave Macmillan. 
Conference Presentations 
Cirillo, B. & Tzabbar, D. (2019, May). Are old-timers inhibitors or facilitators of change to firm's technological core?  Carnegie School of Organizational Learning Conference 2019, Pacific Grove, CA, United States of America.
Zakaryan, A., Cirillo, B., & Tzabbar, D. (2019, May). Early success and future breakthrough generation.  Carnegie School of Organizational Learning Conference 2019, Pacific Grove, CA, United States of America.
Cirillo, B., Fani, V., & Giustiziero, G. (2018). Beware of Greeks bearing gifts: Firms' spinouts as means to capture competitors' knowledge.  Strategic Management Society annual Conference, Paris, France.
Cirillo, B., Fani, V., & Giustiziero, G. (2018). Beware of Greeks bearing gifts: Firms' spinouts as means to capture competitors' knowledge.  AOM American Academy of Management Conference, Chicago, Illinois.
Tzabbar, D., Cirillo, B., & Breschi, S. (2018). The effect of social and knowledge interdependencies on employee mobility and entrepreneurship.  AOM American Academy of Management Conference, Chicago, Illinois.
Tzabbar, D., Cirillo, B., & Breschi, S. (2018). When structural holes turn into black holes: The varying effects of collaborative and knowledge brokerage on inventors' mobility and spinout. Invited presentation at INSEAD WORKSHOP ON INNOVATORS' MOBILITY, Fontainebleau, 29-30 April 2018, France.
Zakaryan, A., Cirillo, B., & Tzabbar, D. (2018, December). Early success and future breakthrough generation.  AOM American Academy of Management Conference, Tel Aviv, Israel.
Tzabbar, D., Cirillo, B., Breschi, S., & Park, D. (2017). Knowledge and Social Defences: The Effect on Knowledge and Social Interdependencies on Inventor Outward Mobility.  Strategic Management Society annual Conference, Houston, Texas.
Tzabbar, D., Cirillo, B., Breschi, S., & Park, D. (2017). Knowledge and Social Defences: The Effect on Knowledge and Social Interdependencies on Inventor Outward Mobility.  DRUID Conference, New York City, New York.
Zakaryan, A. & Cirillo, B. (2017). Organizational Learning and Knowledge Structures: The Interplay between Experiential and Cognitive Search.  AOM American Academy of Management Conference, Atlanta, Georgia.
Cirillo, B. (2017). Les spin-out aux avant-postes de l'innovation. Invited presentation at Conférence Ecosystème d'Innovation, 15 March, SKEMA Paris, Paris, France.
Cirillo, B. (2014). Recombinant certainty in corporate spinout search.  Strategic Management Society 34th annual conference, Madrid, Spain., Madrid, Spain.
Cirillo, B. (2014). Recombinant search through corporate spinouts: Evidence from the ICT Industry.  AOM American Academy of Management Conference, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Cirillo, B., Breschi, S., & Prencipe, A. (2013). Recombinant Exploration: Corporate Spin-Outs as Linking Contexts of Inventors' Communities.  Strategy, Entrepreneurship and Innovation (SEI) Workshop 2013, Lausanne, Switzerland.
Cirillo, B. (2013). Corporate Rejuvenation through Technological Spin-outs: Evidence from High-tech Industries.  Finalist TIM Dissertation Award, Academy of Management annual meeting 2013, Orlando, Florida.
Cirillo, B., Breschi, S., & Prencipe, A. (2013, June). Corporate Spin-Outs as Linking Contexts of Inventors' Clusters.  EMAEE (European Meeting on Applied Evolutionary Economics), Sophia Antipolis, France.
Cirillo, B., Breschi, S., & Prencipe, A. (2012). Linking Communities of Inventors: The Spin-out Effect in High-tech Industries.  Organization Science Winter Conference, Steamboat Springs, Colorado.
Cirillo, B. (2012). Do Corporate Spin-out Benefit the Parent Organization?  AOM American Academy of Management Conference, Boston, Massachusetts.
Cirillo, B. (2012). Unleashing Explorative Potential: The Spin-out Effect in Hign-tech Industries.  AOM American Academy of Management Conference, Boston, Massachusetts.
Cirillo, B. (2012). Do Corporate Spin-out Benefit the Parent Organization?  DRUID Conference, Copenhagen, Denmark.
Cirillo, B., Breschi, S., & Prencipe, A. (2012). Unleashing Explorative Potential: The Spin-out Effect in Hign-tech Industries.  DRUID Conference, Copenhagen, Denmark.
Cirillo, B., Breschi, S., & Prencipe, A. (2012). Unleashing Explorative Potential: The Spin-out Effect in Hign-tech Industries.  Sumantra Ghoshal conference, London, United Kingdom.
Cirillo, B., Breschi, S., & Prencipe, A. (2012). Unleashing Explorative Potential: The Spin-out Effect in Hign-tech Industries.  KITES: New Frontiers in the Economics and Management of Innovation conference, Milan, Italy.
Cirillo, B. (2012, June). Do Corporate Spin-Outs Benefit The Parent Organization?  SKEMA Paper Development Workshop, Sophia Antipolis, France.
Cirillo, B., Valentini, G., & Brusoni, S. (2011). Cool Again! Oldtimers Rejuvenation through Corporate Spin-outs.  DRUID Winter PhD Conference, Aalborg, Denmark.
Cirillo, B., Valentini, G., & Brusoni, S. (2011). Cool Again! Oldtimers Rejuvenation through Corporate Spin-outs.  InnoS&T EU-Project Final Conference, Munich, Germany.
Cirillo, B., Valentini, G., & Brusoni, S. (2011). Cool Again! Spin-outs and the Rejuvenation of Old-timers.  AOM American Academy of Management Conference, San Antonio, Texas.
Professional Service 
Academic Conference: Discussant/Moderator/Panelist
2017:  DRUID Conference, New York City, New York (International).
2017:  Paris Workshop on Strategic Management, May 12 2017, ESCP Europe, Paris (International).
Conference Workshop Congress Organization
2013 – 2019:  SKEMA KTO PDW (International).
2014:  SEI Faculty Workshop (International).
Editor: Guest Editor of Journal
2018 – 2020:  Advances in Strategic Management (International).
Reviewer: Conference Paper
2016 – 2020:  AOM American Academy of Management Conference (International).
2015 – 2020:  Strategic Management Society annual Conference (International).
2015 – 2016:  AOM American Academy of Management Conference, Anaheim, California (International).
2014 – 2015:  AOM American Academy of Management Conference, Vancouver, Canada-British Columbia (International).
2013 – 2014:  AOM American Academy of Management Conference, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (International).
2012 – 2013:  AOM American Academy of Management Conference, Orlando, Florida (International).
Reviewer: Reviewer for a Journal
2017 – 2020:  Strategic Management Journal (International).
2015 – 2020:  Organization Science (International).
2014 – 2020:  Journal of Management Studies (International).
2015 – 2017:  Industrial and Corporate Change (International).
2014 – 2017:  Journal of Technology Transfer (International).
2012 – 2015:  Journal of Product Innovation Management (International).
2013 – 2014:  European Management Review (International).
Professional Memberships 
Strategic Management Society, 2013-2019
INFORMS, 2013
DRUID research network, 2011-2017
Academy of Management Association, TIM and BPS divisions, 2009-2019