Johan Holmqvist
Johan Holmqvist

Johan Holmqvist

Title: Researcher
Organization: Luleå University of Technology
Research Area: Product Innovation
Division: Innovation and Design
Department: Department of Business Administration, Technology and Social Sciences
Phone: +46 (0)920 491201
Room: D2205 - show on map »
City: Luleå

Johan Holmqvist, researcher at the topic Product Innovation, division of Innovation and Design.




Johan Holmqvist, born 1983, has a multidisciplinary educational background within Arena Innovative Technology and Enterprise at LTU. Performing research within the area of Knowledge Sharing together with companies affiliated to the division.

  • Degree of Doctor of Phlosophy (PhD) in the subject Product Innovation, Luleå University of Technology, Luleå (Mars, 2015). Thesis: Conversation in Engineering Teams - Turning experiences into actions
  • Technical Licentiate in Functional Product Development, Luleå University of Technology, Luleå (Mars, 2012)
  • Master of Mechanical Engineering, Arena Innovative Technology and Entrepreneurship, Luleå University of Technology, Luleå (Jan, 2010)


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  1. Conversation in Engineering Teams - Turning experiences into actions

    Holmqvist, J.Feb 2015 Luleå:Luleå tekniska universitet . (Doctoral thesis / Luleå University of Technology).

    Publication: ResearchDoctoral thesis

  2. How to Make Value Out of Advanced Technology Projects: Supporting Experience Sharing

    Holmqvist, J.2015 In :Information (Basel) .Special Issue "Knowledge Management: Best Practices in Sharing and Preserving Valuable Knowledge" ,13 p.

    Publication: Research - peer-reviewJournal article

  3. Meeting sustainability challenges: soft systems thinking as an enabler for change

    Ericson, Å.&Holmqvist, J.2015Proceedings of the 20th International Conference on Engineering Design (ICED15): ICED 2015 – Design for life.Design Society , (Proceedings of the International Conference on Engineering Design ).

    Publication: Research - peer-reviewArticle in proceedings

  4. Framing and reframing: the emergence of design constraints

    Wenngren, J. ,Ericson, Å.&Holmqvist, J.27 Aug 2014

    Publication: Research - peer-reviewConference paper

  5. How global teams share experiences: A study of cultural differences

    Holmqvist, J.&Ericson, Å.2014Proceedings of the the 13th International Design Conference, DESIGN 2014: May 19-22 2014, Dubrovnik, Croatia. Marjanović, D., Štorga, M., Pavković, N. & Bojčetić, N. (eds.). Zagreb:Design Society ,p. 1561-157010 p. (DS / Design Society; No. 77).

    Publication: Research - peer-reviewArticle in proceedings





Published: 17 August 2009

Updated: 17 April 2015