Stijn Viaene


Stijn Viaene is a Full Professor and Partner at Vlerick Business School in Belgium. He is the Director of the school’s Digital Transformation platform.
He is also a Professor in the Department Decision Sciences and Information Management at KU Leuven. At the university he holds the VDAB Research Chair of Digital Business Innovation in Public Services. Stijn is passionate about what it means to successfully create a digital enterprise, capturing the value that comes with the use of novel technological advances such as big data, analytics, social media, mobile computing, internet of things and the cloud. He holds courses in Vlerick School’s MBA and Master programmes. He is the programme director for the Digital Leadership Summer School and Mastering IT Management in the Vlerick’s executive education portfolio. His work has been published in renowned journals such as MIT Sloan Management Review, Communications of the ACM, Information and Management, Journal of Information Technology. Stijn loves writing and teaching with cases.


Job Title : Professor of Digital Transformation

Management Domain
Digital Transformation


Teaching in
Full-time MBA Programme
Digital Leadership
Executive Development Programme
Mastering IT Management

Expert in
Digital Transformation
Business Process Management
Business IT Alignment