By | August 20th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|

Yesterday I had to opportunity to give a small course on Markets & Competition to 27 international scientists with excellent entrepreneurial ideas and the intention to startup a business. It was really great to interact [...]

Open Innovation Research: How Robust are the Results?

By | July 11th, 2017|Categories: Strategy, Uncategorized|

Today I have had the pleasure to present some of our (Galia, Laursen, Salter and my) recent research at the Open and User Innnovation Conference here in Innsbruck. Here are the slides. Many fields of [...]

You Cannot Fail Your Way to Success

By | July 10th, 2017|Categories: Entrepreneurship, Failure, Uncategorized|

Recently, I have had the pleasure to have an interview with Stephan Strzyzowski, the editor-in-chief of  the Austrian business magazine DIE WIRTSCHAFT. The interview was about failure as a part of the innovation process and how [...]

Innovation & Failure

By | April 17th, 2017|Categories: Failure, Management of Innovation, Uncategorized, Videos|

The Austrian Federal Economic Chamber invited me to speak at the bi-annual MIT Europe Conference in Vienna about 'Innovation & Failure: The Basis for Building the Future'. This was a nice occasion to build a story [...]

The Tools I Use

By | October 1st, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|

The set-up interviews on usethis.com really spark my curiosity to find out what hardware and software is used by others. For me it is a continuous inspiration and a valuable source of information to see what others [...]

Failure – Scheitern

By | July 18th, 2016|Categories: Failure, Strategy|

A couple of weeks ago here at MCI we had an long discussion with the editor-in-chief of eco.nova a regional business magazine. We talked a lot about innovation and failure, about failure as an opportunity to [...]