Thesis - Innovation Management

General Inquiries

Investigating topics that are relevant to the research conducted at the chair will be given preference. Please find an overview of the research areas at the chair below. You may contact the head of each Lab directly by sending them your CV and grade transcripts (assessment, bachelor, master) as well as, if available, your proposed topic.


  • Bosch IoT Lab (Felix Wortmann): Business models, platforms, digital transformation, and data strategy in the context of IoT
  • Emerging Technologies Lab (Naomi Haefner): Management of artificial Intelligence and distributed ledger technologies
  • Energy Innovation Lab (Maximilian Palmié): Management of Smart City and/or Future Mobility initiatives; scaling of initiatives; stakeholder management; influence of individuals and their interaction on organizations (microfoundations of innovation); business model innovation

Guideline for Scientific Writing

This document serves as basic guideline for students intending to write a bachelor or master thesis at the Chair of Innovation Management. Furthermore it contains several templates that students may use for their cover page and/ or declarations.

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