Person

Anja Leckel

M.Sc.

Research Associate

Anja Leckel
Institute for Technology and Innovation Management (TIM/ISO)

Address

Building: 3011

Room: B362

Kackertstrasse 7, 3rd Floor

52072 Aachen

Contact

workPhone
Phone: +49 241 80 96661
Fax: +49 241 80 92367

Office Hours

nach Vereinbarung
 

Responsibilities

  • Course coordinator for Managing the Innovation Process (offline and online courses), Principles of Technology and Innovation Management, Interactive Value Creation, Service Marketing Innovation, and tutorial sessions as teaching assistant.
  • Project modules for Designing Co-Creation and Digitalization projects to improve German Nursing Care and Empirical Innovation Research.
  • Responsible for digital learning initiatives: "Customer Centric Innovation" and "Innovation and Creativity Management" MOOCs as part of the RWTHx MicroMaster Program on edX.
  • Coordinator of teaching activities, excursions and online education.

Profile

  • Research Associate at the Institute for Technology and Innovation Management (TIM) since September 2016.
  • Research Stay at Universté Laval, Quebec, Canada from January to July 2016 at the department of Management.
  • Studies of business administration with a specialization on innovation, marketing and entrepreneurship at RWTH Aachen University and University of Quebec in Montreal (ESG UQAM), Montreal, Canada.
  • Working experience in the field of customer relationship management at a German DAX company as well as in the field of open innovation management at a Canadian management consultancy.

Research Interests

  • Proximity in Open Innovation
  • Open Innovation Intermediaries
  • Open Platforms
  • Social Capital in Innovation Ecosystems

Conference Presentations

  • Leckel, A, Diener, K., Piller, F. (2019): “Determinants of Leveraging Social Capital on Open Innovation Platforms”, R&D Management Conference, Paris, 20 June.
  • Leckel, A, Diener, K., Piller, F. (2019): “Determinants of Leveraging Social Capital on Open Innovation Platforms”, Open and User Innovation Conference (OUI), Utrecht, 9 July.
  • Leckel, A, Piller, F., Diener, K., Veilleux, S., Deutsch, C. (2017) «Local Open Innovation: How Spatial Closeness Facilitates Profiting from Distant Search», Academy of Management (AOM), Atlanta, 7 August.
  • Leckel, A, Piller, F., Diener, K., Veilleux, S., Deutsch, C. (2017) «Local Open Innovation: How Spatial Closeness Facilitates Profiting from Distant Search», R&D Management Conference, Leuven, 3 July.
  • Leckel, A., Veilleux, S., Dana, L.P. (2017) «Local Open Innovation for SMEs and regional development: Increasing collaboration for innovation in SMEs», International Society for Professional Innovation Management (ISPIM), Vienna, Austria, 19 June.
  • Leckel, A., Veilleux, S., Deutsch, C. (2016): "The Motivations of Problem Solvers to Engage in Local Open Innovation Events", 16th International Schumpeter Society Conference (ISS 2016), Montreal, Canada, 8 July.
  • Leckel, A., Veilleux, S., Deutsch, C. (2016): "Effective problem solving through local open innovation intermediaries: Theoretical validation of an empirical open innovation methodology", 17th conference of the Administrative Sciences Association of Canada (ASAC 2016), Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, 5 June.