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Boris Alexander Becker

Boris Alexander Becker
HMKW University of Applied Sciences for Media, Communication and Management · Economics

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Introduction
Boris Alexander Becker holds a PhD in innovation studies and a BA in business as well as a Master in social sciences. His research interest is focused on the knowledge transfer between universities and private companies by means of digital tools or plattforms to trigger innovations. Between 2015 and 2017 he worked at the FernUniversity in Hagen as Fixed Term Professor. Now he works as professor of economics at the HMKW University of Applied Sciences for Media, Communication and Management.
Additional affiliations
November 2018 - present
HMKW University of Applied Sciences for Media, Communication and Management
Position
  • Professor
August 2017 - July 2018
Innovation Research and Consultancy (IFGE)
Position
  • Senior Researcher
April 2017 - August 2017
FernUniversität in Hagen
Position
  • Professor

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Publications (5)
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There exists a huge amount of literature with regard to the new openness of firms or universities to trigger innovations. Among others the Triple-Helix approach conceptualizes the role of the state to fulfill the demand of social welfare. The state, universities and private companies together fulfill different values und function according to diffe...
Conference Paper
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The image of the university as an ivory tower is well known and frequently discussed. The question rising is what picture holds true today for the university as a stakeholder in society. One point of interests marks the openness of universities towards other stakeholders in society. In the following paper the focus lies on the topic of " Open Innov...
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The concept of the national innovation system has evolved over time and is defined as " the relationships within and between organizations (…), which determine the rate and direction of innovation and competence building (…) (Lundvall, 2009, p. 6). Therefore it is widely acknowledged as a tool for defining the adequate innovation policy framework....
Conference Paper
The concept of the national innovation system has evolved over time and is defined as “the relationships within and between organizations (…), which determine the rate and direction of innovation and competence building (…)” (Lundvall, Vang, Joseph, & Chaminade, 2009, p. 6). Therefore it is widely acknowledged as a tool for defining the adequate in...
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The thesis deals with the reasons for the observed discrepancy in the innovation capacity of the two economically liberal and democratic middle-income countries Chile and Mexico. Thereby the focal point are the institutional circumstances for the governance of the desired and beneficial knowledge transfer between universities and or research instit...

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