Towards e-Leadership: Higher Profitability Through Innovative Management and Leadership Systems



Description

The purpose of the project is to design innovative ICT-based methods and tools to enhance corporate leadership, by combining leadership technologies, leadership education, visualization and language technologies. These components together enable the creation of an innovative environment for R&D of methods and technologies that support strategic leadership of international companies operating in a multicultural context. The goal is to improve strategic international leadership. This not only enhances the internal structures and operations, but also strengthens client and partnership networks, and ultimately improves profitability. The research project requires solving several complex research problems, and thus represents a more basic research profile than that of a straightforward design and implementation task. The project group consists of researchers and companies from Finland, United States, and Taiwan... More information

Partners

  • Larox
  • Pohjois-Karjalan Osuuskauppa
  • Valtra Metalliset
  • Future Missions
  • Connexor 
  • Johtamistaidon Opisto

Funding

  • Finnish Funding Agency for Technology and Innovation (TEKES)
  • European Regional Development Fund

710,000€,  2009-2012.

Contact

Tuomo Kakkonen, tuoomo.kakkonen at uef.fi