The 17th International Open and User Innovation Conference
July 8-10, 2019
Utrecht University School of Economics
Wouter Boon, Ellen Moors, Jeroen de Jong, Brita Schemmann, and Max Mulhuijzen.
The 17th International Open and User Innovation Conference will be held from July 8-10, 2019 at the Utrecht University School of Economics, The Netherlands. The International Open and User Innovation Conference is the leading academic conference on Open and User Innovation. Around 200 researchers from various disciplines (such as innovation management, strategic management, organization design, marketing, intellectual property right management, entrepreneurship, and public policy) meet annually, in order to exchange recent research findings and plans related to Open and User Innovation.
Admission is open to academics and scholars who are faculty, postdoctoral fellows or students currently enrolled in PhD programs.
2019 OUI Conference Tracks & Chairs (preliminary version)
Open and User Innovation Platforms, Community Governance, and Organization Design
Crowdsourcing and Crowdfunding
Open Software, Open Hardware, and Makers
Firms' Interactions with Open and User Innovation
Lead users, Toolkits, and User Identification
Psychology of innovation and Problem-solving
Diffusion of Open and User Innovation
Healthcare, Sustainability, and Societal Challenges
Institutions, Innovation Law, and Policy
User and Social Entrepreneurship
Paper development workshop in the context of the Research Policy special issue on 'Household sector innovation'
Registration and costs:
The conference is generously supported by Institutions for Open Societies (IOS), the U.S.E. Research Institute, the Institutions Hub on Social Entrepreneurship, and the Copernicus Institute of Sustainable Development. With this assistance, we can offer conference fees of €300 for regular participants (faculty, post-doctoral fellows, any other) and €100 for students (PhD, master) who register and pay early (deadline 6 May). Conference fees will be €350 for regular participants and €150 for students who register passed the early registration deadline. Please note that all attendees are responsible for both arranging and funding their own travel and lodging.
April 1, 2019 - Abstract Submission Deadline
April 18, 2019 - Applicants Informed of Decisions
April 18, 2019 - Early Registration Open
May 6, 2019 - Early Registration Closes
May 31, 2019 - Regular Registration Closes
July 8 to 10, 2019 - Conference Dates