Dr. Ingrid Koning

Associate Professor
Ingrid Koning
  • International and European Law
  • Transport and Logistics Law
  • Air Transport Law
  • Commercial Law
‘Everything you want, is on the other side of fear’


Dr. Ingrid Koning is Associate Professor at Nyenrode Business University. She is part of Nyenrode's Faculty Research Center for Entrepreneurship, Governance & Stewardship. Koning specializes in commercial (private) law. In her teaching she deals with questions like: How do businesses or organizations operate in a (international) legal order? How can entrepreneurial risks best be covered or warded off, and which legal entity is most suited as a vehicle for a certain business?

In her research she focusses on transport and logistics in general and aviation and she has a fondness sustainability issues. In her current research Ingrid examines how law can contribute to making transport and logistic chains more sustainable.

Koning obtained het Phd at Erasmus University Rotterdam with a thesis on the liability of the carrier of goods by air. At Erasmus University and Utrecht University she taught law courses across the board of commercial law: international sales, corporate law, transport law and insolvency law.  At Utrecht University she still teaches commercial law and maritime casualties.


Konings favorite past times are sports and listening to music. 

Most relevant publications

  • Artikel 8:1108 BW: weeffout of gebrekkig weefgetouw? Doorbraak van de aansprakelijkheidslimiet bij vervoer van goederen over de weg, in: F.Q. van de Pol e.a. (red.), Vijftig weeffouten in het BW, Nijmegen: Ars Aequi Libri 2017, p. 351-360
  • The Effect of the European Passenger Transport Scheme on the National Legal Order: A Focus on Air Transport. In: A.S. Hartkamp, C.H. Sieburgh, L.A.D. Keus, J.S. Kortmann, M.H. Wissink (Red.), The Influence of European Law on Dutch Private Law, Deventer: Kluwer 2014, p. 861-891.
  • Aansprakelijkheid in het luchtvervoer. Goederenvervoer onder de verdragen van Warschau en Montreal, Diss. Rotterdam 2007 (477 pp.)
  • Economic and non-economic values and objectives in the EU’s international trade: Normative tensions, actors and processes, Europe and the World, p. 1-4 (Ursula Jaremba, Machiko Kanetake and Ingrid Koning) 
  • Vlucht EC 261/2004 van Brussel naar de VS. Europese passagiersverordeningen in Amerikaanse rechtbanken, te verschijnen in Tijdschrift voor Vervoer en Recht 2016/4.
  • De verdragsrechtelijke en conflictenrechtelijke aspecten van de MH17 crash, ANWB Verkeersrecht, 2015/74.