Essays about: "Hubs"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 58 essays containing the word Hubs.

  1. 1. Mitigating Not-Invented-Here & Not-Sold-Here Problems : Leveraging External Ideas through Corporate Innovation Hubs

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik och samhälle; Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik och samhälle

    Author : Gabriel Granström; Marie Amann; [2019]
    Keywords : Corporate Innovation Hubs; NIH; NSH; Knowledge Transfer;

    Abstract : Purpose – The purpose of this study is to understand How Corporate Innovation Hubs (CIHs) can Mitigate NIH and NSH Problems in Knowledge Transfer. To fulfill this purpose, the following research questions were derived: RQ1: What are the causes of NIH & NSH problems among actors collaborating through a CIH? RQ2: What are the consequences of NIH & NSH problems among actors collaborating through a CIH? RQ3: What mechanisms can a CIH use to mitigate NIH & NSH problems among collaborating actors? Method – The study is an explorative inductive multiple case-study, investigating five CIHs situated in either Silicon Valley, US or Gothenburg, Sweden. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Technical Innovation System of Self-Driving Vehicles in Road Freight Transport : Towards an understanding of Actor Dynamics, Sustainability Outcomes & New Competencies

    University essay from KTH/Lärande

    Author : Anna Björkman; Yuri Joelsson; [2019]
    Keywords : SDV; Node-to-node; Freight transport; TIS; Sustainability; Knowledge; Competencies; Självkörande lastbilar; Nod-till-nod; Godstransport; TIS; Hållbarhet; Kunskap; Kompetens;

    Abstract : Over the last decade, advancements in connectivity, driving automation technology and electrification in combination with changing customer demands have started to rapidly transform the way in which goods are being transported. Following this fast rate of development, self-driving vehicles (SDVs) in road freight transport are anticipated to operate on public streets within the next couple of decades. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Technical Innovation System of Self-Driving Vehicles in Road Freight Transport : Towards an understanding of Actor Dynamics, Sustainability Outcomes and New Competencies

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik; KTH/Lärande

    Author : Yuri Joelsson; Anna Björkman; [2019]
    Keywords : SDV; Node-to-node; Freight transport; TIS; Sustainability; Knowledge; Competencies; Självkörande lastbilar; Nod-till-nod; Godstransport; TIS; Hållbarhet; Kunskap; Kompetens;

    Abstract : Over the last decade, advancements in connectivity, driving automation technology and electrificationin combination with changing customer demands have started to rapidly transform the way in whichgoods are being transported. Following this fast rate of development, self-driving vehicles (SDVs) inroad freight transport are anticipated to operate on public streets within the next couple of decades. READ MORE

  4. 4. Urban Microgrid Design : Case Study of a Neighborhood in Lisbon

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Fasta tillståndets fysik

    Author : João Rodrigues; [2018]
    Keywords : Microgrid; Distributed Energy Production; Smart Grid; Smart City; Urban; Renewables; Photovoltaic; Battery; Voltage; Dispatch; Energy Systems;

    Abstract : Urban microgrids are smart and complex energy systems that help integrate renewables into our cities, turning our neighborhoods into partly energy self-sufficient hubs. Moreover, they create the space for electricity transactions between neighbors, transforming the former consumers into prosumers. READ MORE

  5. 5. Digital Nomad Lifestyle : A field study in Bali

    University essay from KTH/Industriell ekonomi och organisation (Inst.)

    Author : Julia Haking; [2018]
    Keywords : Digital nomad; knowledge society; knowledge spillover; entrepreneurial mindset; virtual knowledge work; gig economy; freedom; digital nomad community; Bali;

    Abstract : The digital age has unleashed limitless opportunities and transformed how we work, play and live. As a result, more people embrace the digital nomad lifestyle to fulfill both personal and professional goals. This research assesses the advantages and disadvantages that are associated with this lifestyle. READ MORE