Johan Wenngren
Johan Wenngren

Johan Wenngren

Senior Lecturer
Luleå University of Technology
Information systems
Digital Services and Systems
Department of Computer Science, Electrical and Space Engineering
+46 (0)920 492059
A3411 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



Article in journal

Innovation supports for small-scale development in rural regions (2020)

a create, build, test and learn approach
Lugnet. J, Ericson. Å, Wenngren. J
International Journal of Product Development, Vol. 24, nr. 1, s. 30-42
Conference paper

Addressing team based innovation for small firms (2018)

Create, Build, Test & Learn
Lugnet. J, Wenngren. J, Ericson. Å
Part of: Proceedings of International Design Conference, Design 2018, s. 849-856, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Naval Architecture, 2018

Innovations & Industrial Internet (2018)

Ericson. Å, Wenngren. J, Lugnet. J, Kaartinen. H, Pieskä. S, Vähäsöyrinki. J, et al.
Conference paper

Innovations & industrial internet (2018)

research for regional growth and competitiveness
Ericson. Å, Lugnet. J, Wenngren. J, Kaartinen. H, Pieskä. S, Deng Solvang. W, et al.
Part of: SIMS 2018, Symposium on Small-scale Intelligent Manufacturing Systems, IEEE, 2018