Publications, conference paper, webinars

Hernández-Chea, R., Mahdad, M., Thi Minh, T., Hjortso, C.N . 2021. Moving beyond intermediation: How intermediary organizations shape collaboration dynamics in entrepreneurial ecosystemsTechnovation, Vol. 108. Article 102332. December 2021, 102332. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.technovation.2021.102332 Click to download the full article.

Kovac, Martina; Eppinger, Elisabeth; Tietze, Frank; Dreher, Carsten. 2021. Intellectual Property in the Policy Mix for the Circular Economy – New approaches to foster sustainability transitions, Paper to be presented at STRN Conference 2021.

Eppinger, E. Vimalnath, P., Jain, A., Kushnir, E. Gurtoo, A., Tietze, F. 2021. Sustainability Transition in Manufacturing: The Role of New Entrants and how they use IPR. Presentation & Conference paper at the EUSPRI conference, Oslo, 9th – 11th June 2021: https://euspri-forum.eu/eu-spri-annual-conference-oslo-june-9-11-2021/

Vimalnath, P., Tietze, F., Jain, A., Gurtoo, A., & Eppinger, E. 2021. An empirical investigation of intellectual property for sustainability and its relevance to IPR policy. Presented at the Eu-SPRI 2021 conference, June 2021

Vimalnath, P., Tietze, F., Elsen, M., & Aristodemou, L. 2021. Intellectual Property for green innovations, circular economy and sustainability. Cambridge Zero Research Symposia 2021, February 17th, University of Cambridge

Jain, A., & Gurtoo, A. 2021. Can the restrictive boundaries of intellectual property create a larger social impact? Current Science, 120(11), 1667 – 1669. Click to download the full article.

Gurtoo, A., Eppinger, E., Tietze, F. 2021. Intellectual Property Rights: A Sustainability approach for Startups and Women Entrepreneurship, at the CPDMED Incubator, Bengalore, 19th May 2021: https://incubator.cpdm.iisc.ac.in/webinar/intellectual-property-rights-a-sustainability-approach-for-startups-women-entrepreneurship/

Eppinger, E., Jain, A., Vimalnath, P., Gurtoo, A., Tietze, F., & Hernández-Chea, R. 2021. Sustainability Transitions in Manufacturing – The Role of Intellectual PropertyCurrent Opinion in Environmental Sustainability. 49, 118-126. Click to download the full article.

Hernández-Chea, R., Jain, A., Bocken, N., Gurtoo, A. 2021. The Business Model in Sustainability Transitions: A Conceptualization. Sustainability, 13(11), 5763. Click to download the full article.

Eppinger, E. 2021. How Open Innovation Practices Deliver Societal Benefits. Sustainability, 13(3), 1431. Click to download the full article.

Hernández-Chea, R., Vimalnath, P., Bocken, N., Tietze, F., & Eppinger, E. 2020. Integrating intellectual property and sustainable business models: The SBM-IP canvas. Sustainability, 12(21), 8871. Click to download the full article.

Hernandez-Chea, R., P. Vimalnath, N. Bocken, F. Tietze., & E. Eppinger. 2020. Corporate sustainability transitions: Bridging sustainable business model and Intellectual Property research and practice. Presented at the 20th European Academy of Management (EURAM) Conference, Dublin, December 4-6, 2020.

Vimalnath, P., F. Tietze, A. Jain, & V. Prifti. 2020. IP Strategies for Green Innovations – An Analysis of European Inventor Awards. Presented at the 20th European Academy of Management (EURAM) Conference, Dublin, December 4-6, 2020. Click to download the working version of this paper, published in the Centre for Technology Management working paper series, Cambridge.

Jain, A., Vimalnath, P., Gurtoo, A., and Tietze, F. 2020. Intellectual Property and Sustainability Transitions: Co-Evolution and Continuous Innovation Perspectives. Presented at the 21st International CINet Conference, Milan, Italy, September 20-22, 2020.

Vimalnath, P., F. Tietze, E. Eppinger and J. Sternkopf. 2020. Closed, semi-open or fully-open? Towards an intellectual property strategy typology. Presented at the 80th Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management, Vancouver, Canada, August 7-11, 2020. View abstract.

Hernandez-Chea, R., A. Jain, & N. Bocken. 2020. A conceptualization of firm activities toward sustainability transitions. Presented at the 80th Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management, Vancouver, Canada, August 7-11, 2020.

Patil, R., Jain, A., and Gurtoo, A. 2020. Sustainability Transition in Established Corporations: Detailing the Role of Technology and Intellectual Property. Presented at the 6th Biennial Conference of the Indian Academy of Management (INDAM) – 2020, IIM Trichy – India on 1-4 January 2020. Conference paper can be downloaded from here.

Eppinger, E. 2020. IPACST – Intellectual Property Models to accelerate Sustainability Transitions. Transistions to Sustainability Workshop 2020, Delft (The Netherlands) and Online, 1.6.2020 – 5.6.2020

Contreras, J.L., Eisen, M., Ganz, A., Lemley, M., Molloy, J., Peters, D. M., Tietze, F. 2020. Pledging intellectual property for COVID-19. Nat Biotechnol 38, 1146–1149 (2020). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41587-020-0682-1. Click to download the full article.

Tietze, F., Vimalnath, P., Aristodemou, L., & Molloy, J. 2020. Crisis-critical intellectual property: Findings from the COVID-19 pandemic. IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management. Click to download the full article.

Eppinger, E. 2019. Developing Sustainability Through Intellectual Property. IP World Summit, Amsterdam, Niederlande, 21.10.2019 – 23.10.2019

Jain, A., and Gurtoo, A. E-Waste and Sustainability – Impact Assessment Indicators. Presented at the International Conference on Transformation Strategies for Business Sustainability– 2019, Bangalore – India on 4-5 October 2019. Conference paper can be downloaded from here.

Eppinger, E., V. Prifti. Schutzrechte geistigen Eigentums jenseits der organisationalen Grenzen. Welche Lizenzmodelle fördern die Verbreitung nachhaltiger Innovationen? Beiträge und Positionen der HTW Berlin 2019.

Prifti, V. 2019. How can intellectual property rights accelerate transitions to sustainability?, IP Researchers Europe Conference (WTO, WIPO, Geneva University), 28.6.2019 – 29.6.2019

Eppinger, E., N. Bocken, C. Dreher, A. Gurtoo, R. H. Chea, S. Karpakal, V. Prifti, F. Tietze, and P. Vimalnath. 2019. The Role of Intellectual Property Rights in Sustainable Business Models: Mapping IP Strategies in Circular Economy Business Models. Presented at the 4th International Conference on New Business Models, Berlin on 1-3 July 2019.

Vimalnath, P., F. Tietze, E. Eppinger and J. Sternkopf. Open, semi open or closed? Towards an intellectual property strategy framework. Presented at the 19th European Academy of Management (EURAM) Conference, Lisbon (Portugal), 26-28 June 2019.

Eppinger, E. 2019. The Use of Knowledge for Sustainability Transitions. University Alliance for Sustainability. Spring Campus Conference 2019, Freie University Berlin, Germany, 2.4.2019 – 3.4.2019

Prifti, V. 2019. Plant variety protection. From intellectual property rights to open innovation. Conference of the University Alliance for Sustainability, Spring Campus , Free University of Berlin, 2.4.2019

Eppinger, E. 2019. Intellectual Property and Open Science. International Open Science Conference – Barcamp, Wikimedia, Berlin, Germany, 18.3.2019

Eppinger, E. 2018. Intellectual property models to accelerate sustainability transitions. World Social Science Forum (WSSF), Fukuoka, Japan, 26.9.2018