General ideas for thesis topics The following list contains ideas for thesis topics, which can serve as an inspiration for students to further develop ideas for thesis proposals. The Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation in its exit strategy is starting to focus on supporting current projects to transform themselves into sustainable organisations either Non-for-profit or For-profit that continue providing the services offered in the framework of such project.
The students are welcome to define and propose their own theses topics within these areas in addition to the thesis topics offered below. Why do the firms behind them, IBM resp.
Master Thesis with Zurich Neuroscience Center We have an interesting topic about translating life science research findings into marketable drugs - please take a look at the topic proposal PDF, 42 KB.
The aim of this project is to compare existing approaches and provide a new forecasting methodology to identify unmet needs and emerging future challenges with the potential to lead to novel research fields, developments in education, in knowledge transfer or organisation early on.
Integrating clients in innovation The strategic use of Intellectual Property: Recent thesis offers MSc Thesis Offer: The topics to be addressed are: We are looking forward to working with you! If you have ideas for a topic, feel free to contact any of the team members. The role of information and communication technology How to improve efficiency of knowledge sharing in technology alliances between companies Area of Knowledge Creation Increasing the speed of knowledge creation in companies Improving knowledge creation in professional services firms: Topics on Online Communities The knowledge economy is characterized by the rapid and widespread emergence of online communities, which are technology-enabled structures for collaborative problem solving and decision-making amongst volunteers.
The research question will be: Christofer Hierold will supervise this project.
Therefore, it is unclear whether the theories developed for the traditional organisations can be direclty applied to online communities.
Compared to traditional organizational setting, online communities feature markedly different environment as most of the communication takes place virtually due to geographical dispersion of its members Sproull and ArriagaClark and Brennan Please find here motivating questions and additional references.
Microsoft, invest somuch into their projects? Master thesis on transformation of development projects to independent organizations with Skat Foundation Skat Foundation Projects in the development cooperation often provide good quality services, which tend to end or discontinue once the project phases come to an end.
Despite online communities being extensively studied in recent years, research has been slow to examine the points of commonality and difference between them and traditional organizations Johnson et al.
We invite scholars from all over the globe to share their most recent research findings. Georg von Krogh, Prof. Peer-to-peer business enabled by digital platforms is having a positive impact on economic growth and welfare, by simulating new consumption, raising productivity and catalysing individual innovation and entrepreneurship Sundararajan You can find more information and the application form here.
One laptop per child: Based on what assumptions is it possible to predict the diffusion of these formats? Why do firms like Google, Adobe and IBM invest in programming tools made available for free at very low licensing restrictions?
To transform a project into an organisation will require a change management process that leads not only to changes in the configuration of the leadership, the governance structure and the resources human, financial, IT of the organisation but it will also imply changes at the level of their service portfolio, so that their services and products are competitive in the given market.
How is knowledge sharing of poor people supported? Why do people contribute voluntarely and often in a high quality to this free encyclopedia? Stefano Brusoni and Prof. In what way are these software development platforms similar, in what way do they differ? What organizational properties make this open project so successful compared to predecessors?
We plan to use this forecasting methodology as an input in strategy processes of organizations. When to keep, trade, or discard Additional Information Our team is looking for new research assistants! We invite students with a background in related areas e.
How to transform existing projects of the development cooperation into sustainable organisations active in emerging markets? How to improve knowledge sharing in professional services firms: The following list of subjects and questions is meant to provide students with a feeling for focal topics.
We are looking for highly motivated students who are interested in gaining research experience at SMI. We tend to further investigate this and the interdependencies and interactions between platforms, entrepreneurs and consumers in peer-to-peer business.
One of the dominant trends over the last decade has been to connect offline and online identities of individuals and artifacts further exploring the digital visibility of human behaviour Rhue and Sundararajan At the chair: Electronic versions of the final thesis (Word and PDF), electronic version of the final presentation (for Diploma thesis), Stata files (data, syntax), Endnote/Citavi literature files Downloads.
Sample Thesis Pages (revised January ) The Graduate College. the PDF thesis file. Use of Adobe Reader to open and fill in the form is strongly recommended (form fields may not master’s thesis and doctoral dissertation. Begin abstract on page Roman numeral two. DEVELOPING A CONCEPTUAL FRAMEWORK FOR INTEGRATING RISK MANAGEMENT IN THE INNOVATION PROJECT By Alireza Khorakian A thesis submitted to the Stirling Management School.
STUDENT THESIS Master of Science in Project Management and Operational Development TOPIC: catch up with technological innovations, competition, customer pressure for quality services, management, network roll-out, and procurement departments at MTN Nigeria, as well as.
Institute of Management Berlin Master-Programme Sustainability and Quality Management Master thesis: Opportunities for a sustainable rural energy supply through renewable energies in developing countries.
Socio-economic feasibility study of the operation of a multi-functional platform This Master thesis examines whether it is feasible. The Impact of Digital Technologies on Innovations in Retail Business Models by David Prepletaný of the department of Business and Management at Aalborg University, for his persistent guidance and The Impact of Digital Technologies on Innovations in Retail Business Models of.