Tag Archives: Business Model Innovation

What Types of Sustainable Business Models Do We Already Have?

We are inviting you to join our workshops on “Sustainable Business Design with Business Model Patterns” at this year’s ISPIM and GRONEN conferences.

Papers in Brief (XXVIII): Baldassarre et al. (2020): Addressing the design-implementation gap of sustainable business models by prototyping

This study proposes the sustainable business model pilot canvas, a tool that organizations can use to plan and execute small-scale pilots, turning sustainable business model ideas defined “on paper” into concrete action and tangible impact.

Call for Papers – “Managing Values for Innovation” – Special Issue of Int. Journal of Innovation Management

The International Journal of Innovation Management calls for papers on “Managing Values for Innovation”. Submission deadline is 31st August 2020.

Sustainable Business Model Innovation

The capability to move towards new business models is an important source of sustainable competitive advantage and a key leverage to improve the sustainability performance of organisations. This posting provides an overview of the sustainable business model innovation field.

Papers in Brief (XXV): Lüdeke-Freund, Carroux, Joyce, Massa & Breuer (2018): The sustainable business model pattern taxonomy – 45 patterns to support sustainability-oriented business model innovation

Based on a literature review and classification methodology, a new taxonomy comprising 45 sustainable business model patterns was developed. This taxonomy can assist practitioners and researchers in classifying sustainable business models by learning from the experience of others.

Papers in Brief (XXII): Yang, Vladimirova & Evans (2017): Creating and Capturing Value through Sustainability: The Sustainable Value Analysis Tool

Based on our theoretical research on the value uncaptured perspective for sustainable business model innovation, a practical tool, the Sustainable Value Analysis Tool was developed to help firms discover opportunities to create and capture value through sustainability.

Paper in Brief (XIX): Geissdoerfer et al. (2017): The Cambridge Business Model Innovation Process

The Cambridge Business Model Innovation Process is a framework to guide organisations’ business model innovation efforts and map the necessary activities and potential challenges involved.

5th Hamburg Workshop on Sustainability-Oriented Business Models: “Neues Wirtschaftspotential durch die Circular Economy” (July 28, 2017, in German)

On July 28, 2017, the 5th Hamburg Workshop on Sustainability-Oriented Business Models takes place. This edition deals with product design and business models for a circular economy.

Pre-Announcement: 4th & 5th Hamburg Workshop on Sustainability-Oriented Business Models

Three upcoming events at the University of Hamburg: one guest lecture and two Hamburg Workshops on BMfS.

Update: “Triple-Layered Business Model Canvas” Workshop Video and Conference Paper

On May 19th, 2015, the University of Hamburg and its Faculty of Business, Economics & Social Sciences hosted a workshop on “Design of More Sustainable Business Models”, held by Alexandre Joyce. The 90-minute video recording of Alexandre’s introduction to sustainable business model design and his “Triple-Layered Business Model Canvas” is now available online – see […]