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Naastepad, C.W.M. (author), Mulder, Jesse M. (author)
(Expected) adverse effects of the ‘ICT Revolution’ on work and opportunities for individuals to use and develop their capacities give a new impetus to the debate on the societal implications of technology and raise questions regarding the ‘responsibility’ of research and innovation (RRI) and the possibility of achieving ‘inclusive and...
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Hoppe, T. (author), Butenko, Anna (author), Heldeweg, Michiel (author)
The European energy sector is an important economic sector that is also traditionally highly regulated. With the increasing tempo in which innovations in technology and markets occur, catalysed inter alia by the energy transition and accompanied by new formats of innovation (disruptive and bottom-up), the question arises whether existing...
contribution to periodical 2018
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Elmustapha, Houda (author), Hoppe, T. (author), Bressers, Hans (author)
In light of climate change and global commitments, a great amount of programs and policies have been implemented by governments targeting the diffusion of renewable energy technologies. Successful diffusion relies on the understanding, persuasion and acceptance by consumers and other stakeholders. This article investigates the views, roles...
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Elmustapha, Houda (author), Hoppe, T. (author), Bressers, Hans (author)
Climate change and environmental problems are of major concern to governments, organisations, and consumers. This stresses the need for a transition towards clean renewable energy systems. To enable the diffusion of cleaner energy technology it is not enough to just have supportive policies in place. The challenge is to ensure that consumers...
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Tauro, Flavia (author), Selker, J.S. (author), van de Giesen, N.C. (author), Abrate, Tommaso (author), Uijlenhoet, Remko (author), Porfiri, Maurizio (author), Manfreda, Salvatore (author), Caylor, Kelly (author), Moramarco, Tommaso (author), Benveniste, Jerome (author), Ciraolo, Giuseppe (author), Estes, Lyndon (author), Domeneghetti, Alessio (author), Perks, Matthew T. (author), Corbari, Chiara (author), Rabiei, Ehsan (author), Ravazzani, Giovanni (author), Bogena, Heye (author), Harfouche, Antoine (author), Brocca, Luca (author), Maltese, Antonino (author), Wickert, Andy (author), Tarpanelli, Angelica (author), Good, Stephen (author), Lopez Alcala, Jose Manuel (author), Petroselli, Andrea (author), Cudennec, Christophe (author), Blume, Theresa (author), Hut, R.W. (author), Grimaldi, Salvatore (author)
To promote the advancement of novel observation techniques that may lead to new sources of information to help better understand the hydrological cycle, the International Association of Hydrological Sciences (IAHS) established the Measurements and Observations in the XXI century (MOXXI) Working Group in July 2013. The group comprises a...
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Price, R.A. (author), Matthews, Judy (author), Wrigley, Cara (author)
The design-led innovation framework enables organizations to systematically develop the design capabilities they need to pursue their innovation objectives. When a design researcher works in tandem with organizational stakeholders to implement the framework, the dynamic they create is complex. This article relates our efforts to apply narratives...
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Heikkilä, Marikka (author), Bouwman, W.A.G.A. (author), Heikkilä, Jukka (author)
Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to analyse how different strategic goals of (micro-, small- and medium-sized firms=SMEs) relate to the business model innovation (BMI) paths that SMEs take when improving their business. Design/methodology/approach: The authors conducted 11 in-depth case studies involving SMEs innovating their business...
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Bouwman, W.A.G.A. (author), Nikou, Shahrokh (author), Molina-Castillo, Francisco Jose (author), de Reuver, G.A. (author)
Purpose: This paper aims to explore how digital technologies have forced small- to medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) to reconsider and experiment with their business models (BMs) and how this contributes to their innovativeness and performance. Design/methodology/approach: An empirical study has been conducted on 338 European SMEs actively...
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Bocken, N.M.P. (author), Schuit, C.S.C. (author), Kraaijenhagen, C. (author)
Experimentation is an important capability in the transition to a sustainable business. The aim of business experimentation is to learn and improve business model innovation activities with limited risks and resources through continuous and collective learning with stakeholders. Through action research we worked with eight case companies on a...
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Hoppe, T. (author), de Vries, G. (author)
The transition to low carbon energy systems cannot solely rely on technological innovation. It also requires social innovation. In the context of energy transition social innovation can be defined as innovation that is social in its means and which contributes to low carbon energy transition, civic empowerment and social goals pertaining to the...
contribution to periodical 2018
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Rukanova, B.D. (author), Zinner Henriksen, Helle (author), Heijmann, F. (author), Arman, S.A.A. (author), Tan, Y. (author)
Whereas in market-driven situations the private parties have an interest in driving innovations towards implementation, in the case of public concerns, it is often the public concern that initiates the innovation process. The issue for the public funding agencies is then to stimulate idea generation and the process towards implementation and...
conference paper 2018
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Klitsie, J.B. (author), Price, R.A. (author), de Lille, C.S.H. (author)
In order to become more innovative, corporations are increasingly turning to design-driven innovation capabilities. These capabilities are dynamic: they influence the way companies run their business and how companies create, capture and deliver value. Building design capabilities has proven difficult, given the tacit nature of design practice...
conference paper 2018
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Bouwman, W.A.G.A. (author), Heikkila, J (author), Heikkilä, Marikka (author), Leopold, Carlo (author), Haaker, T.I. (author)
Business Model (BM) Innovations aim at making systemic changes in the business logic of companies when they are bringing innovative products and services to the market. Companies should be sensitive to changes in their business environment and able to modify their BMs in an agile way. To assess the agility of BMI during specific market entry...
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Klitsie, J.B. (author), Price, R.A. (author), de Lille, C.S.H. (author)
In large organisations, innovation activities are often located in separate departments, centres or studios. These departments aim to produce prototypes of solutions to the problems of operational business owners. However, too often these concepts remain in the prototype stage: they never cross the valley of death to become implemented.<br/>A...
conference paper 2018
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Ooms, Ward (author), Werker, C. (author), Caniëls, Marjolein (author)
The proximity framework serves to analyse and understand how collaborations form and develop over time, and how these affect innovation and learning. The framework has inspired and informed empirical studies in several contexts, contributing to our understanding of the dynamics of dyadic collaborations, industrial clusters and districts, and...
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van de Poel, I.R. (author), Sand, M. (author)
The notion of responsible innovation suggests that innovators carry additional responsibilities (to society, stakeholders, users) beyond those commonly suggested. In this paper, we will discuss the meaning of these novel responsibilities focusing on two philosophical problems of attributing such responsibilities to innovators. The first is...
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D'Olivo, P. (author), Rozendaal, M.C. (author), Giaccardi, E. (author), Grootenhuis, Martha A. (author), Huisman, Jaap (author)
What can design do to address adverse life events like childhood cancer? Cancer is not just a health matter—it strains family relationships and profoundly disrupts the stability of everyday routines. In this article, we introduce a socio-ecological perspective that untangles the systemic complexity of the challenges families face when confronted...
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Bocken, N.M.P. (author), Mugge, R. (author), Bom, Colin A. (author), Lemstra, Hidde-Jan (author)
Pay-per-use business models where consumers pay for the unit of service (e.g. a wash) without gaining product ownership are often linked to increased environmental performance. Consumers would become more conscious about consumption patterns and companies would take responsibility for product life cycle issues. Such benefits can only be achieved...
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Yip, Angus W. H. (author), Bocken, N.M.P. (author)
Sustainable business model innovation is increasingly viewed as a lever for systems change for sustainability across businesses and industries. Banks hold a unique intermediary role in sustainable development, but also have a difficult position after the 2008 financial crisis. This paper aims to explore business models for sustainability in...
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Smulders, F.E.H.M. (author), Kamp, A. (author), Fortin, Clement (author)
Technological innovation happens on a daily basis all around us. Yet, in our educational programs there is rarely any attention paid to what this is and how this unfolds over time in real life. This is not at all surprising, since there is not one unified and widely accepted body of knowledge on technological innovation that is grounded enough,...
conference paper 2018
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