Dr. Sabine Brunswicker is a Senior Researcher Innovation Management/Coordinator Open Innovation at Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft// Fraunhofer Institute for Industrial Engineering in Germany and also representing the European Coordination of the IMP³rove project at Fraunhofer IAO. She is also a Lecturer International Management at European School of Business (ESB) and has extensive experience in applied research and consulting in the area of innovation and technology management at a national and international level.

Highly Innovative Low-Tech Companies?

When you think about low-tech industries, you will probably think about many aspects, except for innovation. Innovation is mostly associated with innovative products and technology, but hardly ever with anything beyond R&D activities. This “myth” can now be refuted through the results of a currently published study “Gaining Competitiveness with Innovations beyond Technology and Products: Insights from IMP3rove”.