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Research presentation

Lars Löfqvist

Research presentation

Lars Löfqvist

Senior lecturer

Research subject: Industrial Design

  • Assistant Professor Industrial engineering and management
  • PhD in Industrial engineering and management, KTH Royal Institute of Technology
  • Thesis Product Innovation in Small Established Enterprises, Download http://www.diva-portal.org/smash/get/diva2:683090/FULLTEXT01.pdf
  • MSc Industrial Design Engineering, Chalmers University of Technology
  • Head of subject Industrial design


I currently do research on product innovation processes in small companies. In particular, I examine how small established companies develop and commercialize new products (goods and/or services). Other research areas include innovation procurement, design processes and collaboration between small companies and academia.


Main areas of competence

Innovation management, innovation processes, design processes, systematic and non-systematic innovation work and methods, resource efficient innovation, design research, product development, service design, service innovation, industrial design, innovation procurement, small and medium sized enterprises (SME) management.

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