The research of the Innovation Management group deals with the emergence and management of innovations in companies as well as the effects of innovations on companies and individuals.

iStockphoto / monsitj
TU Ilmenau / Michael Reichel (ari)


The Innovation Management group offers the following courses:

Winter term 2022/23

  • Bachelor: Proseminar 'Innovation Management'
  • Master: English lecture 'Business Model Innovation'

Summer term 2023

  • Bachelor: Lecture 'Innovation Management 1'
  • Master: Hauptseminar 'Innovation Management'


Dear students,

also the Innovation Management group offers Proseminar topics in this winter term. Enrollment in the Moodle course, as well as the application for topics is possible from 01.09.2022. For further information, please refer to the Moodle course.

TU Ilmenau | Michael Reichel


  • Heidenreich. S., Freisinger, E., Landau, C. (2022): The Dark Side of Business Model Innovation–An Empirical Investigation into the Evolvement of Customer Resistance and the Effectiveness of Potential Countermeasures, in: Journal of Product Innovation Management
  • Freisinger, E.; Heidenreich, S.; Landau, C.; Spieth, P. (2021): Business Model Innovation through the Lens of Time: An Empirical Study of Performance Implications across Venture Life Cycles, in: Schmalenbach Journal of Business Research
  • Goetz, N.; Wald, A.; Freisinger, E. (2020): A person-environment-fit-model for temporary organizations - Antecedents for temporary working settings, in: International Journal of Project Management