Frank T. Piller

RWTH Aachen University

TECHNOLOGY AND INNOVATION MANAGEMENT GROUP

TEMPLERGRABEN 64

AACHEN, D-52056

Germany

http://www.tim.rwth-aachen.de/piller/

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Scholarly Papers (17)

1.

A Typology of Customer Co-Creation in the Innovation Process

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 30 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 23 Jun 2014
Frank T. Piller, Christoph Ihl and Alexander Vossen
RWTH Aachen University, RWTH Aachen University, Technology and Innovation Management Group and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 2,045 (2,565)

Abstract:

open innovation, customer co-creation, fuzzy front end, innovation management, need information, user innovation

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From Social Media to Social Product Development: The Impact of Social Media on Co-Creation of Innovation

Die Unternehmung, Vol. 65, No. 1, 2012
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 23 Dec 2011
Frank T. Piller, Alexander Vossen and Christoph Ihl
RWTH Aachen University, BI Norwegian Business School and RWTH Aachen University, Technology and Innovation Management Group
Downloads 1,826 (1,560)

Abstract:

Open innovation, co-creation, social media, social product development

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Mass Customization at Adidas: Three Strategic Capabilities to Implement Mass Customization

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 31 Jan 2012
Frank T. Piller, Evalotte Lindgens and Frank Steiner
RWTH Aachen University, RWTH Aachen University and RWTH Aachen University - School of Business and Economics
Downloads 1,674 (4,294)

Abstract:

mass customization, customisation, personalization, Adidas, sports, sporting goods, case study, qualitative research

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Open Innovation with Customers: Crowdsourcing and Co-Creation at Threadless

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 07 Oct 2010
Frank T. Piller
RWTH Aachen University
Downloads 1,300 (7,545)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Open Innovation, Threadless, Crowdsourcing, Oo-creation, Mass Customization, Innovation

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Downloads 682 (25,833)

Abstract:

mass customization, mass customisation, personalization, robust processes, configuration, personalization, review paper

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Business Model Innovation for Industrie 4.0: Why the 'Industrial Internet' Mandates a New Perspective on Innovation

Die Unternehmung, Vol 2/2016, RWTH-TIM Working Paper
Posted: 28 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 29 Jun 2016
Christian Burmeister, Dirk Luettgens and Frank T. Piller
RWTH Aachen University - Technology and Innovation Management Group, RWTH Aachen University - Technology and Innovation Management Group and RWTH Aachen University

Abstract:

Business Model innovation, Industry 4.0, Industrial Internet of Things, Cyber-Physical Production Systems, qualitative research

7.

Organizing for Open Innovation: Aligning Internal Structure with External Knowledge Search

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 21 Oct 2012
Christoph Ihl, Frank T. Piller and Philipp Wagner
RWTH Aachen University, Technology and Innovation Management Group, RWTH Aachen University and RWTH Aachen University
Downloads 318 (57,285)

Abstract:

open Innovation, innovative search, external knowledge, R&D intensity, organizational structure

8.

Implementing Open Innovation Beyond the Pilot Stage: Barriers and Organizational Interventions

RWTH-TIM Working Paper, October 2012
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 14 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 29 Aug 2015
RWTH Aachen University, RWTH Aachen University, RWTH Aachen University and RWTH Aachen University
Downloads 302 (68,877)

Abstract:

Crowdsourcing, Tournament-based Crowdsourcing, Broadcast Search, Open Innovation, Promotor, Barriers to Innovation, Implementation, Adoption of Innovation

The Paradox of Tie Strength in Customer Relationships for Innovation: A Longitudinal Case Study in the Sports Industry

R&D Management, Vol. 41, No. 5, pp. 470–484, November 2011,
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 09 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 21 Dec 2011
Tobias Fredberg and Frank T. Piller
Chalmers University of Technology and RWTH Aachen University
Downloads 275 (88,386)

Abstract:

innovation, weak ties, customer relationships, disruptive innovation, customer centricity, idea competition, idea contest

10.

Introduction: Mass Customization Thinking: Moving from Pilot Stage to an Established Business Strategy

HANDBOOK OF RESEARCH IN MASS CUSTOMIZATION AND PERSONALIZATION
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 26 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 28 Apr 2010
Frank T. Piller and Mitchell M. Tseng
RWTH Aachen University and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST)
Downloads 229 (107,743)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Mass Customization, Personalization, Engineer-to-Order, Open Innovation, User Co-Creation; Modularity, Platform Design, Customer Centricity

11.

Leading Edge Users and Latent Consumer Needs in Electromobility: Findings from a Nethnographic Study of User Innovation in High-Tech Online Communities

RWTH-TIM Working Paper, February 2014
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 22 Mar 2014
Patrick Pollok, Dirk Lüttgens and Frank T. Piller
RWTH Aachen University, RWTH Aachen University and RWTH Aachen University
Downloads 92 (154,679)

Abstract:

User Innovation, Innovation Communities, Netnography, Green Innovation, Empathic Design, Electric Mobility

12.

All for the Money? The Ambiguity of Monetary Rewards in Firm-Initiated Ideation with Users

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 21 Oct 2012
Christoph Ihl, Alexander Vossen and Frank T. Piller
RWTH Aachen University, Technology and Innovation Management Group, BI Norwegian Business School and RWTH Aachen University
Downloads 83 (211,156)

Abstract:

user innovation, idea contests, incentives, motivation

13.

Cost of Collaboration in Open Innovation: The Mediating Role of Search Strategy

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 01 Mar 2015
Kathleen Diener, Dirk Luettgens and Frank T. Piller
RWTH Aachen University - Technology and Innovation Management Group, RWTH Aachen University - Technology and Innovation Management Group and RWTH Aachen University
Downloads 70 (155,532)

Abstract:

Open Innovation, Intermediaries, Coordination, Cost

14.

Materializing Commons Based Peer Production Beyond Open Source Software – Explorative Insights from a Comparative Case Study

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 08 Oct 2013
Dennis Hilgers, Gordon Müller-Seitz and Frank T. Piller
JKU Linz | Institute for Public and Nonprofit Management, Free University of Berlin and RWTH Aachen University
Downloads 46 (281,700)

Abstract:

Open source software, commons-based peer production, open data, open hardware, open innovation, qualitative research, case studies

15.

The Open Innovation Research Landscape: Established Perspectives and Emerging Themes across Different Levels of Analysis

Industry and Innovation, 2017 Forthcoming
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 05 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 09 Nov 2016
University of Copenhagen - Department of Food and Resource Economics (IFRO), ETH Zurich, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Corporate Strategy and International Business, ESADE Business School, Purdue University - Research Center for Open Digital Innovation (RCODI), ESMT European School of Management and Technology, University of Aarhus - School of Business and Social Sciences, University of Surrey, Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne - MTEI, ETH Zürich - Department of Management, Technology, and Economics (D-MTEC), Maastricht University, School of Business and Economics, JKU Linz | Institute for Public and Nonprofit Management, Copenhagen Business School - Department of Industrial Economics & Strategy (IVS), KTH Royal Institute of Technology, University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business, Simon Fraser University (SFU) - Beedie School of Business, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, RWTH Aachen University, University of Southern Denmark, Politecnico di Milano, Babson College - Management Division and Imperial College Business School
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Abstract:

Open Innovation, Review, Research, Theory, Contingencies, Knowledge, Collaboration

16.

Towards a Classification of Brand Names in Mass Customization

Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Mass Customization and Personalization in Central Europe (MCP-CE 2012), September 19-21, Novi Sad, Serbia
Posted: 23 Apr 2013
Salzburg University of Applied Sciences - Faculty of Design and Product Management, Fachhochschule Salzburg (FHS) University of Applied Sciences, RWTH Aachen University and RWTH Aachen University

Abstract:

Mass Customization, Branding, Brand Names, Classification

17.

A Priorization Algorithm for Configuration Scheduling in a Mass Customization Environment

HANDBOOK OF RESEARCH IN MASS CUSTOMIZATION AND PERSONALIZATION, Frank T. Piller, Mitchell M. Tseng, World Scientific Publishing, December 2009
Posted: 24 Apr 2010
Ashok Kumar and Frank T. Piller
Grand Valley State University and RWTH Aachen University

Abstract:

Mass Customization, Personalization, Engineer-to-Order, Open Innovation, User Co-Creation, Modularity, Platform Design, Customer Centricity