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June 12, 2019

June 12 Schedule


Coffee Break

10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM

Innovation Management 1

10:30 AM  -  12:00 PM

Engineering Management 1

10:30 AM  -  12:00 PM

Technology Management 1

10:30 AM  -  12:00 PM

Chair(s): Joseph Sarkis (Worcester Polytechnic Institute, United States)

10:30 Emerging Technologies and Risk: How Do We Optimize Enterprise Risk When Deploying Emerging Technologies?

Charla Griffy-Brown, Howard Miller, Vincent Zhao, Demetrios Lazarikos and Mark Chun

10:50 SAMWISE: An Early Career Discovery Platform for STEM Fields

Rahul Razdan, Rodger Polanco, Zack Ackerman, Xavier Vidot and Damien Razdan

11:10 GANDALF: A Real-World Solution to the “Soft Skills” Problem For Engineering Careers

Rahul Razdan, Rodger Polanco, Zack Ackerman, Xavier Vidot and Damien Razdan

11:30 Patenting and technology transfer of UNAM´s research centers

Leonel Corona-Trevino


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Project Management 1

10:30 AM  -  12:00 PM

Chair(s): Jason K. Hui (Elbit Systems of America, United States)

10:30 Using emotional intelligence during conflict resolution in projects

Johan de Villiers, Annlizé Marnewick and Carl Marnewick

10:50 Complexity factors affecting research and development projects duration

Pheladi Molepo, Annlizé Marnewick and Nazeer Joseph

11:10 Data, Information, Knowledge, and Leadership in Complex Project Management

Thomas A McDermott, Jr

11:30 The influence of big data competencies, team structures, and data scientists on project success

Gloria J. Miller


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12:00 PM  -  2:00 PM

Innovation Management 2

2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM

Chair(s): Marina Dabic (Nottingham Trent University, Nottingham Business School, United Kingdom)

2:00 A toolkit of five essential clusters of heuristics for promoting innovativeness and wisdom in systems architecting the strategy and structure of organizations

Kurt Wurthmann

2:20 Personal values as predictors of managers’ innovativeness – From theory to practice

Marina Dabic, Vojko Potocan, Jurica Pavicic and Zlatko Nedelko

2:40 Business model innovation using modern DevOps

Devi Vinayak Siva Rama Krishna Koilada

3:00 A Value Assessment Engine for the International Space Station Program

Jeffrey M Alexander, Benjamin Anderson, Rainer Hilscher, Alison Sykes and Amy Witsil

3:20 Disruptive Technology Forecasting based on Gartner Hype Cycle

Xiaoli Chen and Tao Han

3:40 The role of absorptive knowledge capacity and sustainable capabilities in adopting green innovation

Mohamed Aboelmaged


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2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM

Chair(s): Richard David Evans (Brunel University London, United Kingdom)

2:00 New challenges in universities: Teaching Social Entrepreneurship

Suisin Priscila Lam-Lam, Eduardo Ahumada-Tello, Ismael Plascencia-López, Oscar O. Ovalle-Osuna, Reyna V. Barragán-Quintero, Richard David Evans and Karla Soria-Barreto

2:20 Makerspaces and Entrepreneurship: The Effect of Team Dynamics and Prototyping Efficacy on Entrepreneurial Performance

Xaver Neumeyer and Susana Santos

2:40 A Taxonomy of Knowledge Spillovers for High-Tech Startups Development

Marco Cuvero, Richard David Evans, Maria Granados and Alan Pilkington

3:00 Types of IP Pledges

Jonas F. Ehrnsperger and Frank Tietze

3:20 Super Lean Software Startup Engineering Management

Rahul Razdan and Satish Kambalimath

3:40 Openness in Intellectual Property Strategies of Synthetic Biology Start-ups

Aocheng Tang, Frank Tietze and Jenny Molloy


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Technology Management 2

2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM

Chair(s): Yuan Zhou (Tsinghua University, P.R. China)

2:00 Collaboration in the city branding process – a bibliometric analysis of scientific literature

Karolina Ilczuk

2:20 Identifying Technology Evolution Pathways by Integrating Citation Network and Text Mining

Yuan Zhou, Jun-fei Du, Yu-fei Liu and Wen-jiang Zheng

2:40 Identifying Technology and Research Communication Case of Wireless Power

Abdalilah Owaishiz, Mike Smith, Mustafa Almuzel, Drew Beseau, Tugrul Daim and Haydar Yalcin

3:00 The market typologies of patent transactions: An analysis of the LCD industry

Hsin-Yu Shih, Hung-Chun Huang and Tsung-Han Ke

3:20 Exploring Technology and Engineering Management Research Landscape

Haydar Yalcin, Tugrul Daim, Marina Dabic and Edwin Garces

3:40 Empirical Evidence and Economic Implications of Blockchain as a General Purpose Technology

Evgeniia Filippova


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Engineering Management 2

2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM

Conference Reception & YP Panel

5:00 PM  -  8:30 PM
foyer (Reception) & 119C (Panel)

5PM Reception

Cash Bar & Appetizers

7PM Panel: “Importance of IEEE’s role in Young Professionals career journey”


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Coffee Break

4:00 PM  -  4:30 PM

Editor’s Panel

4:30 PM  -  5:30 PM

Chair: Tugrul Daim (Portland State University, United States)


Panelists: Distinguished Editors

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Technical Activities Information Session

4:30 PM  -  5:30 PM

Chair: Brendan Galbraith (Zayed University, UAE)

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Welcome Coffee

8:00 AM  -  8:30 AM

Conference Opening: Leading Innovation in Times of Constant Change

8:30 AM  -  10:00 AM

Conference Opening

David Bishop, Founder and CEO, Agile Worx
Dr. Michael Condry, President, IEEE Technology and Engineering Management Society


Keynote – Life and the Enterprise of the Future – Unlimited X Global Revolution from the 5th Machine Age – Part I

Stephen Ibaraki, Chairman, Managing General Partner, REDDS Capital


KeynoteIndicators of R&D Emergence — for Better Informed Technology & Engineering Management

Dr. Alan Porter, Director of R&D, Search Technology, Inc.


KeynoteLeading Innovation with Rapid Technology Changes

John Avery, Director, Advanced Technology Development Center (ATDC)


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