Author Archives: Florian Lüdeke-Freund

‘I freed Nelson Mandela’ – Prof. Peter Wells on business model innovation and sustainability transitions – And a new book

In a remarkable keynote at this year’s New Business Models Conference, Peter Wells talked about business models and sustainability transitions. He also announced our forthcoming edited volume on “Business Models for Sustainability Transitions”.

Values – Sustainability – Innovation – Ed Freeman – Check out our ISPIM 2021 conference track

ISPIM Innovation Conference 2021 is about “Innovating Our Common Future”. Our Values-Based & Sustainable Innovation Special Interest Group offers a rich track, including 18 paper presentations and four fireside chats.

Doing a PhD? Sustainability? SDGs? Business Models? Here you go!

A new feature of the NBM@Halmstad 2021 conference is to offer a pre-conference, half-day doctoral workshop! The doctoral workshop is intended for students who work on new business models-related topics and are at different stages in their PhD studies process.

We have to face it: We still don’t understand sustainable value creation!

We hear and use it quite often: ‘sustainable value creation’. But we still struggle to define and apply it. Our latest Journal of Business Models article discusses the What, the Who, and the How of sustainable value creation.

6th International Conference on New Business Models – Deadline Extension 14th February 2021 – Special Issues

We are happy to announce that many have already registered for NBM@Halmstad 2021! However, due to several requests, we would like to offer an extension for submissions until 14th February 2021.

Organizations have an impact on sustainability! Do you have a paper (idea) with impact?

Organizations have an impact on sustainability! Do you have a paper (idea) with impact? Submit to our NBM Conference track “Exploring Organizational Impact” – Until 31st January 2021!

New Business Models Conference 2021 – Submit Your Paper Until 31st January

The 6th International Conference on New Business Models calls for papers (short/full). This year’s conference theme is “New Business Models in a Decade of Action: Sustainable, Evidence-based, Impactful”.

Special Issue Workshop – Journal of Cleaner Production – “Assessing and Forecasting the Sustainability Impact of New Ventures”

Submit your 3,000-word short papers to our online special issue workshop on “Assessing and Forecasting the Sustainability Impact of New Ventures”. Deadline for workshop submissions is March 31, 2021.

Call for Papers: “Assessing and Forecasting the Sustainability Impact of New Ventures” – Special Issue of Journal of Cleaner Production – Deadline August 31, 2021

We invite scholars to contribute to a better understanding of how past, present, and potential future sustainability impacts of new ventures can be properly assessed.

Papers in Brief (XXX): Bohnsack, Ciulli & Kolk (2020): The role of business models in firm internationalization – An exploration of European electricity firms in the context of the energy transition

What is the role of business models in firm internationalization in the context of the energy transition? A new study presents a novel framework.