Publications / conference presentations

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.

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. Corporate sustainability transitions: Bridging sustainable business model and Intellectual Property research and practice. Accepted for presentation at the 20th European Academy of Management (EURAM) Conference, Dublin, December 4-6, 2020.

Vimalnath, P., F. Tietze, A. Jain, & V. Prifti. IP Strategies for Green Innovations – An Analysis of European Inventor Awards. Accepted for presentation 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. 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. Closed, semi-open or fully-open? Towards an intellectual property strategy typology. Accepted for presentation 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. A conceptualization of firm activities toward sustainability transitions. Accepted for presentation at the 80th Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management, Vancouver, Canada, August 7-11, 2020.

Patil, R., Jain, A., and Gurtoo, A. 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.

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.

Eppinger, E., N. Bocken, C. Dreher, A. Gurtoo, R. H. Chea, S. Karpakal, V. Prifti, F. Tietze, and P. Vimalnath. 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.