ECTS: 
3
Lecturer: 
Professor Witold Kwasnicki
Type: 
Compulsory
Level: 
Advanced

Personal information:
http://kwasnicki.prawo.uni.wroc.pl/
https://prawo.uni.wroc.pl/user/12115

http://kwasnicki.blog.pl/
https://pl.wikipedia.org/wiki/Witold_Kwa%C5%9Bnicki

Lecture
Number of hours: 
2h X 8 weeks = 16 hours (1 semester)
Classes
Number of hours: 
2h X 7 weeks = 14 hours (1 semester)
Objective: 

To provide a framework which integrates the management of technological, market and organizational innovation. The course will be focused on such subjects as: identification and development of core competencies, the constraints imposed by different technologies and markets, and the structures and processes for organizational learning. To provide students with the knowledge to understand and the skills to exploit innovation at all levels. Illustration of the theoretical considerations with numerous case studies.

Assessment: 

Written/oral examination: Term paper (40%), final examination (40%), class attendance and activity (20%)

Contents: 
  1. Managing for innovation (Key Issues in Innovation Management. Innovation as a Management Process. )
  2. Taking a strategic approach (Developing the Framework for an Innovation Strategy. Positions: The National and Competitive Environment. Paths: Exploiting Technological Trajectories. Processes: Integration for Strategic Learning.)
  3. Building effective implementation mechanisms (Managing the Internal Processes. Learning through Corporate Ventures.)
  4. Creating the innovative organization
  5. Assesing and impoving innovation management performance (An Integrative Approach To Innovation Management.)
  6. Knowledge society – the state of the art and perspectives.
  7. Entrepreneurship and intrapreneurship for better ways of reaching customers, and ways to improve quality, smarter approaches to globalizing, and improved internal services.