1) Industry and competition
A Platform Economy? A Sharing Economy? A Smart Economy?
The Changing Nature of Work, Employment, and Market Competition.
What are the emerging business models in the sharing economy?
What are the entrepreneurial profiles of project leaders in the smart economy?
How do collaborative practices and business models impact established industries?
How do existing industries integrate them in the new realm?
2) Collaborative consumption and the sharing economy
What are the new consumption / production patterns
of collaborative goods and services?
What are the motivations and characteristics of customers?
3) Going Digital. The Digitalization of Everyday Life.
4) Public regulation
What are the economic, social and environmental impacts of the sharing economy?
What kind of public incentives are likely to frame the development of the sharing economy?
5) Smart Machines & Smart People - The Future of Business.