Rudi Bekkers


Teaching activities

I am involved in teaching in teaching in the M.Sc. program Innovation Sciences and in the B.Sc. program Sustainable Innovation.

I am the initiator and the overall coordinator of the USE Learning Sequence Patents, Design Rights and Standards, which is a three course program offered to students from any Bachelor study at the TU/e:

0SEUB0 Patents, design rights and standards: Explorative course

0SSUC0 Patents design rights & standards: Specialized course

0SAUC0 Patents, Design rights and Standards: projects

Furthermore,  I am involved in the following courses (For detailed information, please visit

0EM160 - Innovation and Intellectual Property (previously 0EM80, 0EM88)

0ZK00  - Intellectual property rights for new ventures

0HM220 - The network society (previously 0EM15, 0ZM05)

0SV30 - Economics of innovation: introduction (previously 0A621, 0A626)

0EM01 - Measuring Innovation

0EL70 - Regulations and Standards for Wireless Communications


I am involved in various teaching activities and also supervise various M.Sc. and Ph.D. students.