The House of Innovation is involved in a number of ongoing research projects both in-house and through collaborations with other research institutions. A selection of our current projects are featured below.
To learn more about our research at the House of Innovation, please get in touch with our Research and Communications Officer, Anders Reagan.
Decision dynamics in venture capital investment committees
The goal of the research project is to create increased understanding of the origins, motivations, and potential effects of various decision rules in Swedish venture capital funds.
Mission-driven Innovation Environments – How Can They be Evaluated?
Mission driven environments are being implemented globally, often aiming to solve so called ‘wicked problems’ (Mazzucato, 2018; Newman & Head, 2017). This project is a feasibility study that will...
Regulating health apps: A cross-country comparison of 7 different national approaches
This project seeks to conduct a cross-country comparison of 7 different national approaches to regulating health apps.
Vision Zero Cancer
This research project was instantiated with the vision to transform cancer from a deadly to a curable or chronic disease. To strive for the vision requires innovative solutions and working methods in...
The art of ignoring
People and organizations sometimes consciously ignore facts and information, although large investments are made in systems to ensure the for generating, storing and displaying information in new...
The connected refugee and reconfigurings of the migration process
The smartphone is the most global of all digital devices. As thousands of refugees and migrants move across Europe, many are using smart phones in order to make their journey safer and share...
Digitalization in the public sector
What constitutes a digitalized public sector? - how should we get there and why does it matter?
Knowledge processes within technology-based strategic alliances
Now, more than ever before, firms experience a strong need to expand their organizational boundaries, accessing the resources and knowledge of other firms in order to enhance their internal innovation...
The innovation performance of new entrants in emerging technological fields
In this research, our broad objective is to investigate what factors trigger de novo and de alia entrants to generate impactful new technologies and products within emerging technological fields,...
The co-evolution of digital infrastructures and definitions of health, wealth and care
The project studies digital innovation platforms in the health and wellness space
Internationalizing Swedish SMEs
For Swedish small- and medium sized retailers (SMEs), the domestic market does not always provide enough scope for continuous growth. Acts of international entrepreneurship can open up opportunities...
Moral licensing and venture capital
This research project measures an important psychological variable in strategic field settings: Venture Capital pitch competitions in the past two decades, all over the world. This project has been...
Evolution of autonomous transportation systems
Together with industry partners Ericsson and Scania, this research collaboration examines the international emergence of “Smart” Ecosystems, with an initial focus on automated public transport.