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Welcome to the Chair of Technology, Innovation Management and Entrepreneurship (TIME)!



Recent Wirtschaftswoche Ranking: Prof. Spieth Recognized as Top Researcher in Business Administration and Management!

The Chair of Technology, Innovation Management and Entrepreneurship is honored to announce that the Chairholder Prof. Dr. Patrick Spieth has been recognized as top researcher in business administration and management in the recent Wirtschaftswoche ranking.

Based on the publication performance of the last five years the magazine listed him No 37 out of 3.000 scholars and researchers in Germany, Austria and Switzerland.

Prof. Spieth: "I am very grateful to my numerous national and international co-authors! Thank you for all of your efforts and excellent collaborations - without you that would not have been possible!" Further information: https://www.uni-kassel.de/uni/aktuelles/meldung/2020/12/15/starkes-ergebnis-der-kasseler-betriebswirtschaftslehre-im-wiwo-ranking 


TIME Team received Jürgen Hauschildt Award 2020

We are happy to share that we have received the Jürgen Hauschildt Award 2020 for the best empirical research publication in innovation management! Please check out our awarded paper:
Röth, T.; Spieth, P.; Lange, D. (2019): Managerial Political Behavior in Innovation Portfolio Management: A Sensegiving and Sensebreaking Process, in: Journal of Product Innovation Management, 36(5), 534-559.

We thank Donald Lange for an excellent collaboration and the VHB Verband der Hochschullehrer für Betriebswirtschaft / TIE Comission for recognizing our research efforts.


News in teaching:

  • Office hours: Office hours of all chair staff members are only possible by appointment. Please e-mail the respective staff member for an appointment.

  • Registration for Bachelor and Master courses in the winter term 2020/2021: Please note that the Master course "Innovation Project Management" has a limited number of participants. Therefore, a registration is necessary. Please see the course portal for further details. For our three courses "Strategic Entrepreneurship", "Case Studies in Innovation Management" and "Multivariate Data Analysis" a prior registration is not necessary. 

  • WiIng Beginners: As study program coordinator, we would like to warmly welcome our 183 beginners in the Bachelor program Industrial Engineering as well as 35 beginners in the Master program Industrial Engineering. We wish you getting off to a good start at the University of Kassel!


News in research:

  • The paper "Value Creation and Appropriation of Software Vendors: A Digital Innovation Model for Cloud Computing" has been accepted for publication in Information & Management.

  • The paper "Facilitating Business Model Innovation: The Infuence of Sustainability and the Moderation Effect of Strategic Orientations" has been accepted for publication in Journal of Product Innovation Management.

  • The paper "Ready, Steady Digital?! How Foresight Activities Do Not Affect Individual Technological Frames For Managerial Sensemaking" has been accepted for publication in Technological Forecasting & Social Change.

  • The paper "When Opportunity Knocks: How the Individual Opportunity Nexus Explains Evaluations of New Business Models" has been accepted for publication in International Journal of Entrepreneurial Venturing.

  • The paper "The Eye of the Beholder: The Influence of Intuition, Rationality, and Leeway on the Assessment of an Idea’s Market-Creation Potential Forthcoming" has been accepted for publication in Industrial Marketing Management

  • The paper "Is New Always Better? How Business Model Innovation Affects Consumers’ Adoption Behavior" has been accepted for publication in IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management.

  • The paper "Business Model Innovation in Strategic Alliances: A Multi-Layer Perspective" has been accepted for publication in R&D Management Journal.

  • The paper "How to Stay on the Road? A Business Model Perspective on Mission Drift in Social Purpose Organizations" has been accepted for publication in Journal of Business Research.

  • The paper "Managerial Political Behavior in Innovation Portfolio Management: A Sensegiving and Sensebreaking Process" has been accepted for publication in Journal of Product Innovation Management.

  • The paper "Reinventing a business model in industrial networks: implications for customers’ brand perceptions" has been accepted for publication in Industrial Marketing Management

  • The paper "The Interaction of Intuition and Rationality during Escalated NPD Decisions: An Investigation of Decision-makers’ Affective States" has been accepted for publication in International Journal of Innovation Management

  • The paper "The Influence of Resistance to Change on Evaluating an  Innovation Project's Innovativeness and Risk: A Sensemaking Perspective" has been accepted for publication in Journal of Business Research.

  • The paper "What Does Front-End Research Build on? A Co-Citation Analysis of the Intellectual Background and Future Research Avenues" has been accepted for publication in IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management.

 

 

  • The paper "Value driver of social businesses: A business model perspective" has been accepted for publication in Long Range Planning. 

  • The paper "Business Model Design in Sustainable Entrepreneurship: Illuminating the Commercial Logic of Hybrid Businesses" has been accepted for publication in Journal of Cleaner Production

  • The paper "Active innovation resistance: An empirical study on functional and psychological barriers to innovation adoption in different contexts" has been accepted for publication in Industrial Marketing Management

  • The paper "Business model innvation alliances: how to open business models for cooperation" has been accepted for publication in International Journal of Innovation Management

  • The paper "The Impact of Energy Management Control Systems on Energy Efficiency in the German Manufacturing Industry" has been accepted for publication in Journal of Industrial Ecology.

  • The paper "Relational determinants of ambidextrous knowledge sharing in innovation networks of businesses" has been accepted for publication in International Journal of Entrepreneurial Venturing.