Nicolaj Siggelkow's keynote speeches focus on business management and strategy, which correlate with his position as a Professor at the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania. There he serves as the Department Chair of Wharton's management Department as well as the Co-Director of the Mack Center for Technological Innovation.
SIggelkow's background is in economics at Standford University. He studied there before getting an M.A. in Economics from Harvard University as well as a Ph.D. in Business Economics. Now a professor, he's garnered several teaching awards for his work at Wharton School including the Class of 1984 Award, which is given to the professor with the highest teaching rating in the MBA classroom. He's also received the Helen Kardon Moss Anvil Teaching Award, the Wharton Award, and the Wharton Graduate Association Student Choice Award.
Siggelkow focuses on strategic and organizational planning, specifically the relationship between a firm's resources, activities and return.