The research activities performed by members of the TIME Research Area seek to enhance our understanding of key managerial aspects related to the ideation, development and commercialization of technological innovation. Special emphasis is placed upon those questions that pertain to the management of innovative and entrepreneurial processes, the role of product design and strong brands as well as the adoption, commercialisation and impact of new technologies.

We look forward to providing you with more detailed insights into our multifaceted research activities.

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We congratulate Professor Daniel Wentzel and Professor Günther Schuh for being awarded a substantial DFG grant to fund the project “Utility driven design of product architectures for technical products in the B2B segment”, which is supposed to answer the question of how many and which variants a firm should offer to reduce complexity costs while still fulfilling relevant customer needs.

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TIME Video Abstracts


A new Video Abstract has been added for the Article "Mapping the Impact of Social Media for Innovation".

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We are glad to announce that Professor Torsten-Oliver Salge received the Best Convention Paper Award awarded by HR division of the Academy of Management for a paper that has been accepted for publication in the prestigious Journal of Applied Psychology.

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