We are pleased to invite you to submit to our book on “Frugal Innovation and its Implementation - Leveraging constraints for driving innovations on a global scale”. We are interested in contributions that examine the following aspects: Frugal Innovation as a worldwide phenomenon Reverse I...

We are delighted that our Assistant Professor Peter M. Bican has been selected to support the Emerging Talents Initiative (ETI). Peter Bican will use the funds to advance his research at the interface between intellectual property rights and digitization. The FAU offers this program with an aim at ...


The core of all research activities of the Chair is centered on the management of Research and Development (R&D) in technology-oriented companies. The related research fields are “Idea Management”, “Frugal Innovation”, “User Innovation” as well as “Technology Entrepreneurship”.

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