IEEE European Technology & Engineering Management Summit 2016

IEEE European Technology & Engineering Management Summit 2016

3-4 November 2016 | Frankfurt am Main (Germany)

Congress details


The main topic of the European Technology & Engineering Management Summit 2016 will be „Economy 4.0 – Managing Increasing Complexity and Speed”.

To address the conference theme of "Economy 4.0 - Managing Increasing Complexity and Speed", we have identified the following themes relevant for E-TEMS 2016:

Management of Innovation

  • Open Innovation and Collaboration in Technology Management
  • Management of Innovation Processes
  • Networked Innovation
  • New Product Development Processes
  • Innovation in Emerging Markets
  • Innovation and Computer Security

Technology Management

  • Technology Planning and Forecasting
  • Technology Assessment and Selection
  • Technology Roadmapping
  • Technology Adoption and Diffusion
  • Project Management

Engineering Management

  • Structuring Engineering Organizations
  • Resource Management and Staff Distribution
  • Management of Engineering Systems
  • Engineering Economics
  • Engineering Processes
  • Management of Distributed Teams

Strategy and Global Market

  • Globalization of Research & Development
  • Technology Alliances
  • Differing Product Strategy for Different Markets
  • Marketing through Social Media
  • Intellectual Property Rights across National Borders
  • Standard Strategy in the Global Market
  • Global Supply Chain Operations
  • Operations Strategy

People and Organizations

  • Employee to Manager Challenges
  • Rethinking Leadership and Motivating Employees
  • Opportunities and Challenges of Employee Work from Home
  • Healthy Organizational Culture
  • Education in Technology Management
  • Global Virtual Teams
  • Management of Engineers, Scientists and Technologists

Entrepreneurship and its Ecosystem

  • Formation and Growth of Technology-based Startups
  • Business Model Innovation (Platform-based, cloud-based, SaaS, etc.)
  • Financing your Innovation (VC, Angel, Crowd-sourcing, etc.)
  • Corporate Entrepreneurship and Corporate Venture Capital
  • Startup Incubators and Accelerators
  • Leveraging and Building Start-up Teams
  • Innovating in the Shared and Collaborative Economy

More detailed information on sessions and speakers will soon be available on this page.