Petra Bosch performs research on topics like

Management of digitalisation and use of technology in different contexts like high-tech industry, project-based industry and construction industry. My research focuses on: 

  • Ecosystems: innovation ecosystems, business and software ecosystems
  • Development of practices and new roles related to digitalisation
  • Virtual and distributed work
  • Professional 3D virtual worlds
  • Forecasting of new digital technologies
  • The management of Building Information Modelling (BIM)

New ways of work and interfirm and team cooperation:

  • Global and virtual work: expectations, ICT, coordination, communication and knowledge sharing
  • Project organisations, i.e., construction design team cooperation and design space
  • Remote management
  • Workplaces for distributed work

Knowledge sharing, learning and innovation:

  • Knowledge creation, learning and sharing for interorganizational global work and virtual teams 
  • Knowledge sharing and learning in project-based firms (i.e., construction industry) 
  • Inter-organizational innovation / Open Innovation 
  • Project Space