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Lars Frølund

Dr. Lars Frølund is the Research Director of MIT Innovation Initiative and a Visiting Fellow at the MIT Sloan School of Management. His research focuses on the success factors for university-industry partnerships, innovation ecosystems, and mission-driven research and innovation. He is the co-editor of the book Success Factors for University Partnerships where leading global companies describe their excellence in industry-university collaboration and “Developing Successful Strategic Partnerships with Universities” published by Sloan Management Review. He is on the board of the Danish Innovation Fund and was a Fulbright Scholar at MIT in 2016/17.He lives with his wife and two children in Boston, USA.