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MOC-TIM conference

29.06.2017: ETH Zurich
We are pleased to convene an exciting two-day conference, from June 29th to 30th 2017, dedicated to furthering research at the crossroads of managerial and organizational cognition and technology and innovation management. Deadline for submissions is February 17, 2017. For more information on the…
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MAS Study Trip to China

Together with a group of 40 MAS students, Stefano and Alice enjoyed a great week in Shanghai, visiting companies, meeting people and enjoying some really great food. Thanks to Linda Lou (Swissnex Shanghai, [http://www.swissnexchina.org/en/ ] for making it possible!

Barbara invited to speak at UniKore of Enna (Italy)

Barbara has been invited to present her paper (joint work with Stefano Brusoni) titled “Competence building in East Africa: The case of solar technologies” at University Kore of Enna (Kore Seminars Business and Economics, KoreBE). Details on KoreBE can be found here.

Stefano at the ETH-World Economic Forum Workshop "Factory of the Future"

At February 27th the ETH-WEF Workshop "Factory of the Future" took place at the ETH Zürich, which has a long history of involvement with the Forum. ETH Zürich is a member of the Global University Leaders Forum. At the World Economic Forum’s Annual Meeting 2017 (Davos), professors from ETH…

Chen & Nadkarni interviewed by Amulya & Xena for the ASQ blog

In an article published in the current March issue of ASQ, Chen and Nadkarni reveal the role of temporal dispositions in corporate venturing. Check out this latest ASQ blog interview to understand the research process of making this paper, its generalizability and how to manage ones own pacing…

Paper accepted at Future Medicine: Nanomedicine

A paper by Martin Würmseher and Lea Firmin has been accepted for publication by Nanomedicine. The paper, titeled "Nanobiotech in big pharma: a business perspective", aims to explore the economic significance that nanobiotech has gained in the established pharmaceutical industry (big pharma). The…

Paper accepted at Journal of Business Venturing Insights

A paper by Amulya Tata, Daniella Laureiro Martinez, David Garcia, Adrian Oesch and Stefano Brusoni has been accepted for publication at JBVI. The title of the paper is: "The Psycholinguistics of Entrepreneurship". In this paper we explore the relationship between work-life concerns, emotions and…

SNSF Conference grant for the MOC-TIM Conference

We are extremely pleased to be partly funded by the SNSF conference grant. The Swiss National Science Foundation's motto is that "Knowledge is the key to the future and Research creates knowledge". We hope to pursue the conference in the same underlying spirit

Paper accepted at Frontiers in Psychology

A paper by Daniella Laureiro-Martínez, Carlos A.Trujillo and Juliana Unda has been accepted for publication at Frontiers in Psychology. The title of the paper is: "Time perspective and age: a review of age associated differences". You can download it here. The paper has implications for the…

Open positions for research assistants

The TIMGROUP at ETH MTEC is looking for part time research assistants. The workload is varied, in terms of hours and skills. Specifically we are interested in students from ETH or University of Zurich. We are looking forward to your applications. Further information can be found here.

Persistence paid off!

Stefano, Daniella and Amulya have won a grant from the MTEC foundation for their project titled " Persistence and search: An experimental study". We are very grateful to the MTEC foundation to enable us to carry on this exciting experimental work.

Innovedum grant for Design Thinking course

Good news for our teams' Design Thinking enthusiasts. The ETH Innovedum initiative supports course formats that help our students to become critical and independent thinkers. The grant allows us to study the antecedents of this very unique learning environment and how students take on the Design…

Martin defends his PhD Thesis

Martin Würmseher has gotten through the most decisive hour of his time at the TIM group and has emerged as a doctor! Congratulations, Dr. Martin Würmseher!

Paper accepted at Technovation

A paper by Martin Würmseher has been accepted for publication at Technovation! The title of the paper is "To each his own: Matching different entrepreneurial models to the academic scientist's individual needs".
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