I am a third year Strategy PhD candidate at Ivey Business School. My focus is broadly on innovation, in particular for knowledge-intensive industries. I am currently exploring Artificial Intelligence industry. 


For research details please click herePlease feel free to reach out to me nahmed(AT)ivey.ca


Recent updates:


Nur and co-authors won the Best Paper award in the Strategic IT Track at Americas Conference on Information Systems (AMCIS).


He won two awards at a poster competition at Wilfrid Laurier University


Technological breakthrough and the evolution of knowledge network: Deep Learning and the changing landscape of the Artificial Intelligence industry -- Winner of that Poster competition. (See the news here)


#GirlPower: Women’s Political Empowerment and Female Entrepreneurship -- won the 1st runner up prize. 



  • Two submissions got accepted at AOM (August, 2018). 
  • Two submissions got accepted at EGOS in Estonia (July, 2018).
  • Completed an advanced Network modeling workshop in Kentucky (June, 2018). 
  • Passed Comprehensive Exam (May, 2018).
  • Nur presented at the University of British Columbia (February, 2018).