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Valedictory lecture Tom Groot & Performance Management Symposium

7 February 2022
Tom Groot will present a public valedictory lecture on Thursday May 19, 2022. The title of that lecture is: Management Accounting in bedrijf. The lecture will be delivered in Dutch.

The ceremony starts at 15:45 hrs promptly in the Aula in the main building of the university, De Boelelaan 1105, 1081 HV, Amsterdam. After the lecture, drinks will be served.

On the same day, a symposium will be held, addressing contemporary developments in performance management in the private and public sector. The symposium commences at 13.00 and the programme is found below.

You are cordially invited to join the valedictory lecture, symposium and reception. We would appreciate your registration using this registration form.

In case the Covid-situation and government rules inhibit an in-person gathering on May 19, we will move to an online format and inform you in time.



Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam 
De Boelelaan 1105
1081 HV Amsterdam


12:00 13:00           Reception, lunch, coffee and tea

13:00 13:10           Opening by Arjen van Witteloostuijn (Dean of the faculty of SBE)

13:10 13.35            Wim Van der Stede (London School of Economics) – “Data-Driven Organization and Control”

13:35 14:00            Henri Dekker (Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam)“Business as usual?”

14:00 14:25            Irvine Lapsley (University of Edinburgh) – “Performance Management in Public Services: a Never-ending Saga”

14:25 14:50            Jan van Helden (Rijksuniversiteit Groningen) – “The (hidden) values of public sector accounting”

14:50 15:10            Discussion

15:10 ─ 15.15            Closing

15:45 ─ 16.45            Valedictory Lecture Tom Groot (Aula) Management Accounting in bedrijf”

16:45 19.00            Reception