Simon Ford

University of Cambridge - Centre for Technology Management

Research Associate

Alan Reece Building

17 Charles Babbage Road

Cambridge, CB3 0FS

United Kingdom

http://www.ifm.eng.cam.ac.uk/people/sjf39/

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (11)

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Idea Competitions Under Scrutiny: Acquisition, Intelligence or Public Relations Mechanism?

Mortara, L., Ford, S.J., Jaeger, M., 2013. Idea Competitions under scrutiny: Acquisition, intelligence or public relations mechanism? Technological Forecasting and Social Change 80, 1563-1578.
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 09 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 29 Mar 2014
Letizia Mortara, Simon Ford and Manuel Jaeger
University of Cambridge - Institute for Manufacturing, University of Cambridge - Centre for Technology Management and University of Cambridge - Institute for Manufacturing
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Abstract:

Idea competitions, innovation tournaments, innovation contests, crowdsourcing, open innovation, acquisition mechanism, intelligence, user innovation, public relations

2.

Clean Technology Ventures and Innovation

Centre for Technology Management (CTM) Working Paper, No. 2006/01
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 06 Sep 2011
University of Cambridge - Judge Business School, University of Cambridge - Institute for Manufacturing and University of Cambridge - Centre for Technology Management
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Entrepreneurial innovation, eco-innovation, cleantech, new environmental ventures, resource contraints

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Development and Commercialisation of Eco-Innovations by New Ventures

Centre for Technology Management (CTM) Working Paper, No. 2007/02
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 06 Sep 2011
University of Cambridge - Institute for Manufacturing, University of Cambridge - Centre for Technology Management and University of Cambridge - Judge Business School
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Eco-innovation, cleantech, innovation, commercialisation, barriers, business support, environmental innovation policy

4.

Future Challenges for Multi-Site Manufacturing System of Systems

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 12 Feb 2015
University of Cambridge - Centre for Technology Management, Fraunhofer IPA and University of Cambridge - Institute for Manufacturing
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Abstract:

Manufacturing systems, virtual manufacturing, systems engineering and theory, technology planning, visual communication

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Complex Dynamic Processes in the Evolution of Early Information and Communication Technologies

Centre for Technology Management (CTM) Working Paper, No. 2005/02
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 06 Sep 2011
University of Cambridge - Judge Business School, University of Cambridge - Centre for Technology Management and University of Cambridge - Centre for Technology Management
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Complex dynamic processes, industry evolution, technological evolution, evolutionary processes, variety generation, selection processes, diversity, innovation, ICT

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Evolving Corporate Entrepreneurship Strategy: Technology Incubation at Philips

R&D Management, Vol. 40, Issue 1, pp. 81-90, January 2010
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 15 Dec 2009
University of Cambridge - Centre for Technology Management, University of Cambridge - Judge Business School and University of Cambridge - Centre for Technology Management
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A Framework for Mapping Industrial Emergence

Technological Forecasting and Social Change, Vol. 78, No. 2, pp. 217-230, 2011
Posted: 05 Jul 2011
University of Cambridge - Centre for Technology Management, University of Cambridge - Institute for Manufacturing, University of Cambridge - Centre for Technology Management, University of Cambridge - Centre for Technology Management and University of Cambridge - Centre for Technology Management

Abstract:

industrial dynamics, roadmapping

8.

Trial by Market: The Brightstar Incubation Experiment

International Journal of Entrepreneurial Venturing, Vol. 2, No. 2, pp. 185-200
Posted: 05 Jul 2011
Simon Ford and David Probert
University of Cambridge - Centre for Technology Management and University of Cambridge - Centre for Technology Management

Abstract:

corporate incubators, technology incubation, corporate entrepreneurship, corporate spin-outs, business models, industrial ecosystems, telecommunications industry, BT, value creation, entrepreneurial venturing, transaction costs, venture capital, intellectual property

9.

Business Ecosystem Co-Evolution: The Ultimate Fighting Championships

SPORT AS A BUSINESS: INTERNATIONAL, PROFESSIONAL AND COMMERCIAL ASPECTS, H. Dolles, S. Soderman, eds., Palgrave Macmillan, Basingstoke
Posted: 05 Jul 2011
Simon Ford and Clive I.V. Kerr
University of Cambridge - Centre for Technology Management and University of Cambridge - Centre for Technology Management

Abstract:

business ecosystem, co-evolution, ultimate fighting championships

10.

Failing to Disrupt: The case of the Network Computer

International Journal of Technology Intelligence and Planning, Vol. 3, No. 1, pp. 6-23
Posted: 05 Jul 2011
Simon Ford and Elizabeth W. Garnsey
University of Cambridge - Centre for Technology Management and University of Cambridge - Judge Business School

Abstract:

technological co-evolution, innovation, business ecosystems, complementarities, failure, network computer, personal computers, PCs, networking, new technologies, dominant technologies, technology adoption

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Market Failure, Market Dynamics, and Entrepreneurial Innovation by Environmental Ventures

HANDBOOK OF ENERGY ENTREPRENEURSHIP RESEARCH, R. Wustenhagen, R. Wuebke, eds., Edward Elgar, Cheltenham, 2011
Posted: 05 Jul 2011
University of Cambridge - Judge Business School, University of Cambridge - Institute for Manufacturing and University of Cambridge - Centre for Technology Management

Abstract:

environmental innovation, new ventures, market failure, market dynamics