Avans Hogeschool AvM
Avans University of Applied Sciences was founded on 1 January 2004 and is located in 3 cities in the southern part of the Netherlands: Breda, ‘s-Hertogenbosch and Tilburg. At Avans University of Applied Sciences around 29,000 students study 54 different courses. Avans has a vibrant network of students, teachers, lecturers and professionals, who together create knowledge and contribute to a sustainable society.
Before Yvonne became a lecturer, she was working on the client side in several functions, marketing, procurement, sales, communication and education as part of a management development program within Shell and IBM. At the moment Yvonne is a lecturer at the Avans University within the Avans business creation education, which she co-created 8 years ago. ABC, as it is called is centered around innovation, which is closely intertwined with communication. Next to lecturing Yvonne is working on a PHD on the learnability of innovative thinking.