This cluster examines advanced technology industries, such as the space industry, and developments in industries focusing on environmental sustainability. Given the topicality of these areas, we anticipate substantial research impact in these fields by the next REF. The cluster is led by Stefania Paladini, who was appointed in 2016, and brings academic and practical experience, having worked as an East Asia Trade Commissioner for seven years.
Our cluster has a multidisciplinary background in engineering and management. As a group, we focus on the area of digital transformation. Our main research interest is in Industry 4.0, application of disruptive technologies, such as artificial intelligence, Blockchain technology, in businesses.
- Knowledge Management and Business Info. Systems
- Business Information Systems and Co-creation
- Digitalisation and Open Innovation
- Blockchain Technology