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  • Key RQ; How can innovation strategies, capabilities and processes be established and managed to achieve organizational objectives?
  • We focus on the management of different types of innovation such as service innovation, product innovation, business model innovation and process innovation in different industrial contexts, including both manufacturing industries and service industries.
  • We currently have a particular focus on service innovation and business model innovation enabled by digital technologies.

Selected recent publications

  • Journal articles and book chapters 2020-2021:
  • Hydle, Katja Maria; Hanseth, Ole; Aanestad, Margunn; Aas, Tor Helge (2021). Digital Transformation through Collaborative Platformization: A Study of Incumbent-Entrepreneur Relations. Proceedings of the Annual Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS). ISSN: 1530-1605. s 5831 - 5840. doi:10.24251/HICSS.2021.707.
  • Alaassar, Ahmad Sami Mahmoud; Mention, Anne-Laure; Aas, Tor Helge (2021). Ecosystem dynamics: exploring the interplay within fintech entrepreneurial ecosystems. Small Business Economics. ISSN: 0921-898X. doi:10.1007/s11187-021-00505-5.
  • Alaassar, Ahmad; Mention, Anne-Laure; Aas, Tor Helge (2021). Exploring a new incubation model for FinTechs: Regulatory sandboxes. Technovation. ISSN: 0166-4972. doi:https://doi.org/10.1016/j.technovation.2021.102237.
  • Aas, Tor Helge; Mention, Anne-Laure (2021). Managing Open Service Innovation: An Introduction. Managing Open Service Innovation. ISBN: 978-981-123-448-4. World Scientific. Chapter 1. s 1 - 15.
  • Aas, Tor Helge; Mention, Anne-Laure; Lee, Christina (2021). Open Service Innovation: A Systematic Literature Review. Managing Open Service Innovation. ISBN: 978-981-123-448-4. World Scientific. s 17 - 42.
  • Aas, Tor Helge (2021). Opening Up the Service Innovation Process Towards Ordinary Employees in Large Service Firms. Managing Open Service Innovation. ISBN: 978-981-123-448-4. World Scientific. s 187 - 207.
  • Aas, Tor Helge; Hjemdahl, Kirsti Mathiesen; Nordgård, Daniel; Wästlund, Erik (2021). Outbound Open Innovation in Tourism: Lessons from an Innovation Project in Norway. Managing Open Service Innovation. ISBN: 978-981-123-448-4. World Scientific. s 167 - 185.
  • Alaassar, Ahmad; Mention, Anne-Laure; Aas, Tor Helge (2020). Exploring how social interactions influence regulators and innovators: The case of regulatory sandboxes. Technological Forecasting and Social Change. ISSN: 0040-1625. 160doi:10.1016/j.techfore.2020.120257.
  • Högberg, Johan; Wästlund, Erik; Aas, Tor Helge; Hjemdahl, Kirsti Mathiesen; Nordgård, Daniel (2020). Herding the Hordes: Using Location-Based Services and Mobile Messaging to Affect Visitor Behavior. Journal of Hospitality & Tourism Research. ISSN: 1096-3480. 44 (5). s 870 - 878. doi:10.1177/1096348020912449.
  • Aas, Tor Helge; Breunig, Karl Joachim; Hellström, Magnus Mikael; Hydle, Katja Maria (2020). Service-oriented Business Models in manufacturing in the Digital Era: Toward a New Typology. Proceedings of the 2020 ISPIM Innovation Conference (Virtual) Event : Innovating in Times of Crisis. ISBN: 9789523354661. ISPIM Lappeenranta University of Technology Press. 2.
  • Aas, Tor Helge; Breunig, Karl Joachim; Hellström, Magnus Mikael; Hydle, Katja Maria (2020). Service-oriented business models in manufacturing in the digital era: Toward a new taxonomy. International Journal of Innovation Management. ISSN: 1363-9196. 24 (8). doi:10.1142/S1363919620400022.
  • Kulkov, Ignat; Berggren, Björn; Hellström, Magnus Mikael; Wikström, Kim (2021). Navigating uncharted waters: Designing business models for virtual and augmented reality companies in the medical industry. Journal of engineering and technology management. ISSN: 0923-4748. 59s 1 - 15. doi:10.1016/j.jengtecman.2021.101614.
  • Halvorsen, Theodor Kvæven; Hannås, Gøril; Hellström, Magnus Mikael (2020). Adaptation of Risk Sharing Partnerships (RSP) to New Industries. Lecture Notes in Mechanical Engineering. ISSN: 2195-4356. s 331 - 344. doi:10.1007/978-981-15-1910-9_28.
  • Kulkov, Ignat; Hellström, Magnus Mikael; Wikström, Kim (2020). Identifying the role of business accelerators in the developing business ecosystem: the life science sector. European Journal of Innovation Management. ISSN: 1460-1060. doi:10.1108/EJIM-04-2020-0139.
  • Kulkov, Ignat; Barner-Rasmussen, Wilhelm; Ivanova, Maria; Tsvetkova, Anastasia; Hellström, Magnus Mikael; Wikström, Kim (2020). Innovations in veterinary markets: opinion leaders’ social capital. The journal of business & industrial marketing. ISSN: 0885-8624. doi:10.1108/JBIM-02-2020-0098.
  • Nadarajah, Lashand Sivathasan; Hellström, Magnus Mikael; Hannås, Gøril (2020). Realization of Benefits from Best Value Approach by Proper Utilization of Expertise in Infrastructure Projects. Lecture Notes in Mechanical Engineering. ISSN: 2195-4356. s 321 - 330. doi:10.1007/978-981-15-1910-9_27.
  • Aas, Tor Helge; Breunig, Karl Joachim; Hellström, Magnus Mikael; Hydle, Katja Maria (2020). Service-oriented Business Models in manufacturing in the Digital Era: Toward a New Typology. Proceedings of the 2020 ISPIM Innovation Conference (Virtual) Event : Innovating in Times of Crisis. ISBN: 9789523354661. ISPIM Lappeenranta University of Technology Press. 2.
  • Aas, Tor Helge; Breunig, Karl Joachim; Hellström, Magnus Mikael; Hydle, Katja Maria (2020). Service-oriented business models in manufacturing in the digital era: Toward a new taxonomy. International Journal of Innovation Management. ISSN: 1363-9196. 24 (8). doi:10.1142/S1363919620400022.
  • Kulkov, Ignat; Berggren, Björn; Eriksson, Kent; Hellström, Magnus Mikael; Wikström, Kim (2020). The importance of financial resources and ownership of intellectual property rights for university spin-offs: the cases of Finland and Sweden. Journal of Small Business and Enterprise Development. ISSN: 1462-6004. 27 (7). s 1125 - 1147. doi:10.1108/JSBED-09-2019-0308.

Projects and programs

OpenInnovation – Research Translation and Applied Knowledge Exchange in Practice through University-Industry-Cooperation (OpenInnoTrain): https://www.openinnotrain.eu/ 

Research partners

  • NORCE
  • UiO
  • OsloMet
  • RMIT University
  • UiA, Fakultet for humaniora og pedagogikk

Members in the group

Associate members

PhD-candidates:

Ahmad Alaassar

Tanushri Banerjee-Wøien

Terje Berntsen

Marius T. Kristansen

Sanja Smiljic