• Agile new solution development in manufacturing companies. 

      Huikkola, Tuomas; Kohtamäki, Marko (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
      This conceptual paper proposes a new agile solution development model for technology and manufacturing companies. The flexible model consists of five key phases: 1) new idea screening, 2) idea nurturing, 3) conversion of ...
    • Agile product development practices for coping with learning paradox in R&D offshore units 

      Kuivalainen, Janne; Kunttu, Iivari; Kohtamäki, Marko (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
      R&D offshoring involves the relocation of in-house R&D activities to subsidiary units located in other countries, often associated with low-cost engineering work, to meet global operational requirements. The main motivation ...
    • Embedded Master’s Students Conduct Highly Relevant Research Using Industry as Their Laboratory 

      Falk, Kristin; Muller, Gerrit (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      This article analyzes participatory action research conducted by Systems Engineering master’s students embedded fifty percent in industrial companies for three years. The resulting papers authored by these students identify ...
    • Exploring the Use of Stakeholder Analysis Methodology in the Establishment of a Living Lab 

      Imset, Marius; Haavardtun, Per; Tannum, Marius Stian (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      This article explores how to conduct a cost-effective stakeholder analysis to investigate opportunities and interest in establishing a living lab for an autonomous ferry connection. Using an action research approach, we ...
    • Open Strategy in a Smart City 

      Einola, Suvi; Kohtamäki, Marko; Hietikko, Harri (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019)
      To attract new companies and a talented workforce in a way that increases income streams, cities are searching for strategic capabilities by using a variety of strategic practices. The present study participates in the ...
    • Seeking ’Strategy’ in Business Intelligence Literature: Theorizing BI as part of strategy research 

      Talaoui, Yassine; Kohtamäki, Marko; Rajala, Risto (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
      This paper connects the business intelligence (BI) literature with research in strategic management by plotting the existing research strands on BI: environmental scanning, competitive intelligence, executive information ...