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current position

Associate Professor
Core Faculty

educational background

MSc Course(s): Management, Economics and Industrial Engineering, Politecnico di Milano, 2000
Phd: Management Economics and Industrial Engineering, Politecnico di Milano, 2004

academic and research areas

BSc Course(s): Business Administration
MSc Course(s): Project Management for projects in aerospace industry
MIP Academic area: Innovation, Design & Project Management (IDPM)
Research area: Management
Research field: Strategic Management of Technology and Innovation

other information

Visiting Professor at Universidad de Valparaiso, at Audencia Nantes School of Management and at Parsons The New School (New York, NY, USA). Member of Scientific Committee of the EIASM - International Product Development Management Conference (IPDMC).
Member of European Institute for Advanced Studies in Management (EIASM).
Member of Italian Association of Management Engineering (AiIG).


Buganza T., Kalchschmidt M., Bartezzaghi E., Amabile D., 2013. Measuring the impact of a major project management educational program: The PMP case in Finmeccanica. International Journal of Project Management, forthcoming.

Dell'Era C., Buganza T., Fecchio C., Verganti R., 2011. Language Brokering: Stimulating Creativity during the Concept Development Phase. Creativity and Innovation Management, 20(1), pp. 36-48.
Dell’Era C., Buganza T., Verganti R., 2011. Figures of speech as semantic operators in the innovation process. European Journal of Innovation Management, 14(2), pp. 155-171.
Buganza T., Chiaroni D., Colombo G., Frattini F., 2011. Organisational Implications of Open Innovation: an Analysis of Inter-Industry Patterns. International Journal of Innovation Management, 15(2), p. 423.
Buganza T., Gerst M., Verganti R., 2010. Adoption of NPD flexibility practices in new technology-based firms. European Journal of Innovation Management, Vol. 13, N. 1, pp. 62-80.
Buganza T., Verganti R., 2009. Open innovation process to inbound knowledge Collaboration with universities in four leading firms. European Journal of Innovation Management, Vol. 12, N. 3, pp. 306-325.
Buganza T., Dell’Era C., Verganti R., 2009. Exploring the Relationships Between Product Development and Environmental Turbulence: The Case of Mobile TLC Services. Journal of Product Innovation Management; Vol. 26, pp. 308-321.