Strategic Mgmt of Tech & Innovation

This course is an overview of the process of the management of technology and innovation including the strategic, managerial and organizational structure variables that influence its success or failure. Topics include the impact of new technologies on industries, dominant designs and platform leadership, incremental and transformational innovations, lifecycle dynamics, technology transfer, entrepreneurship, critical success factors in managing innovative projects and managing innovation professions in co-located and virtual environments. Tools include technology audits, technology portfolios, technology road maps, make versus buy decisions, scenario planning and technology forecasting.

Course Number: 
GF-5401
Credit Hours: 
1.50