Value Co-Creation in Digital Era! Workshop 23.8. & Webinar 24.8.2017


The aim of the workshop is to provide a stimulating and interactive platform for researchers to share, discuss and develop their ideas, project results and work-inprogress papers. Papers will be discussed in a roundtable format. The session is chaired by Prof. Kyoichi Jim Kijima (Tokyo Institute of Technology).

Time: 23 August 2017  at 9:00-16:00
Place: Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Topeliuksenkatu 41 B, Helsinki
Registration: Participation is free of charge with limited seats available.
Deadline for abstracts: We kindly invite you to submit an extended abstract (about 2000 words) by email The submission should contain authors’ names,  institutional affiliations and email. Deadline: 2 August 2017.

See the invitation


In the webinar, researchers and practitioners explore the premises and promises of value co-creation, with a specific focus on value creation processes, platforms and service innovations in the digital era. The webinar will touch upon following themes:

  • How is digitalization transforming business environment?
  • How can digitalization enhance value (co-)creation?
  • Why should businesses engage their customers to develop new products and services?
  • What is the value of value co-creation?
  • What are the limits of co-creation? Is co-creation the key for all kinds of challenges?
Time:   24 August 2017 at 12:00–15:00
Registration:   Register for the event by August 18, 2017 HERE. Webinar is free of charge, but registration is mandatory.


See the programme of the webinar

The workshop and the webinar are organised in collaboration with eArvonluonti, DEEVA, KUMOUS, and SWiPE projects.