Service Innovations

This core research area focuses on the innovation processes of IT-based Services and the combination of products and services (Product-Service-Systems). Particular focus is placed on framework conditions regarding the shift from product-innovation driven companies to becoming service-innovation oriented, especially regarding environmental responsibility and sustainable economic development, as well as medical technology.

Current projects focusing on services or Product-Service Systems are:

Product-service-system innovations and firms' innovation behavior

Service Innovations and Methods

Servitization 2011

SITE – Creating an Innovative Atmosphere for Telemedicine

Enhancement of Innovativeness of Public Utilities and Energy Suppliers