Johan Wenngren

Title: Postdoctoral position
Organization: Luleå University of Technology
Research Area: Information systems
Division: Computer Science
Department: Department of Computer Science, Electrical and Space Engineering
Phone: +46 (0)920 492059
Room: A3411 - Luleå »
City: Luleå


Postdoc Information Systems


  • Technical Doctor (PhD) in Product Innovation, Luleå University of Technology, Luleå (2016)
  • Technical Licentiate in Functional Product Development, Luleå University of Technology, Luleå (2010)
  • Master of Mechanical Engineering, Arena Innovative Technology and Entrepreneurship, Luleå University of Technology, Luleå (2009)

Johan Wenngren, born 1980, received his M.Sc. (2009) degree in Mechanical Engineering (Arena Innovative Technology and Business) with a major in product development at Luleå University of Technology, Sweden. During his final year project, Johan worked in an industry sponsored project, in close collaboration with Stanford University, CA, USA, for Immerse Global (Link).

He earned his Licentiate degree (2010) in Functional Product Development at Luleå University of Technology, Sweden, where he subsequently holds a position as PhD student.


  • Target, NPA
  • I3 - Innovation & Industrial Internet, Interreg
  • CIIR - Centre for Interogranisational Innovation Research
  • SMAE - Sustainable Manufacturing And Engineering 
  • THINK - Teams for Heterogeneous Innovation Knowledge



  1. Improving Team Activities in the Concept Development Stages: Addressing Radical Development and Open-Ended Problems

    Wenngren, J., Ericson, Å.&Parida, V.2016In : Journal of Promotion Management.22, 4, p. 496-51015 p.

    Publication: Research - peer-reviewJournal article

  2. Place innovation: using design thinking in live cases

    Ericson, Å., Holmqvist, J.&Wenngren, J.2016

    Publication: Research - peer-reviewConference paper

  3. SMEs’ challenges and needs in relation to innovation agendas and strategies

    Ericson, Å., Holmqvist, J., Wenngren, J., Kaartinen, H. & Solvang, W. D. 20161st International Symposium on Small-scale Intelligent Manufacturing Systems (SIMS 2016: 21 – 24 June 2016, UiT – The Arctic University of Norway, Narvik, Norway. Piscataway, NJ: IEEE

    Publication: Research - peer-reviewArticle in proceedings

  4. Team activities in concept development: Addressing open-ended problems

    Wenngren, J.Feb 2016Luleå tekniska universitet. (Doctoral thesis / Luleå University of Technology).

    Publication: ResearchDoctoral thesis

  5. The case of an innovation contest: Participatory design in a social context

    Ericson, Å., Wenngren, J., Holmqvist, J.&Hammarberg, K.2016Proceedings of International Design Conference - Design 2016. Bojcetic, N., Marjanovic, D., Pavkovic, N., Storga, M. & Skec, S. (eds.). Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Naval Architecture, Ch. 8, p. 967-974 (DESIGN 2016 - Proceedings; No. 84).

    Publication: Research - peer-reviewArticle in proceedings


Published: 16 September 2008

Updated: 31 March 2016


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