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Melanie Wiener

Mag.Mag.Dr.rer.soc.oec. Melanie Wiener MBA
+43 1 31336 6439
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Researcher Identifier

Awards and Honors

JKU Early Research Achievement Award
Karl Leitl-Partnerschaftspreis für Dissertationen
Tudor Rickards and Susan Moger CIM Best Paper Award
Dr. Maria Schaumayer Stiftung - Anerkennungsurkunde


  • 5307 Business and management economics (Details)
  • 5368 Sustainable development, sustainable economics (Details)


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Position in scientific committee
  since 2019 Continuous Innovation Network - Board member of Continuous Innovation Network


Book (monograph)

2018 Wiener, Melanie. 2018. Open Foresight und Unternehmenskultur - Organisationskulturelle Faktoren förderlich für Open Foresight. Wiesbaden: Springer. (Details)

Journal article

2021 Gattringer, Regina, Damm, Fabio, Kranewitter, Philipp, Wiener, Melanie. 2021. Prospective collaborative sensemaking for identifying the potential impact of emerging technologies. Creativity and Innovation Management. 1-23. open access (Details)
2020 Gall, Markus, Wiener, Melanie, Chagas de Oliveria, Cintia, Lang, Reinhold, Hansen, Erik G. 2020. Building a circular plastics economy with informal waste pickers: Recyclate quality, business model, and societal impacts. Resources, Conservation and Recycling. 156 open access (Details)
  Gattringer, Regina, Wiener, Melanie. 2020. Key factors in the start-up phase of collaborative foresight. Technological Forecasting and Social Change. (Details)
2019 Wiener, Melanie, Boer, Harry. 2019. Cultural Prerequisites for Participating in Open Foresight. R&D Management. 49 (5), 703-715. open access (Details)
  Brunner-Kirchmair, Thomas, Wiener, Melanie. 2019. Knowledge is power – conceptualizing collaborative financial risk assessment. Journal of Risk Finance. 20 (3), 226-248. open access (Details)
  Wiener, Melanie, Maresch, Daniela, Breitenecker, Robert. 2019. The shift towards entrepreneurial universities and the relevance of third-party funding of business and economics units in Austria: a research note. Review of Managerial Science. open access (Details)
  Alcayaga, Andres, Wiener, Melanie, Hansen, Erik G. 2019. Towards a framework of smart-circular systems: An integrative literature review. Journal of Cleaner Production. 221 622-634. open access (Details)
2018 Wiener, Melanie, Schmidthuber, Lisa. 2018. Aiming for a Sustainable Future: Conceptualizing Public Open Foresight. Public Management Review. 20 (1), 82-107. (Details)
  Schmidthuber, Lisa, Wiener, Melanie. 2018. Aiming for a sustainable future: conceptualizing public open foresight. Public Management Review. (Details)
  Wiener, Melanie, Gattringer, Regina, Strehl, Franz. 2018. Collaborative open foresight - A new approach for inspiring discontinuous and sustainability-oriented innovations. Technological Forecasting and Social Change. 119370 (Details)
  Wiener, Melanie, Gattringer, Regina, Strehl, Franz. 2018. Participation in inter-organisational collaborative open foresight: A matter of culture. Technology Analysis & Strategic Management. 30 (6), 684-700. (Details)
2017 Wiener, Melanie. 2017. Open foresight: The influence of organizational context. Creativity and Innovation Management. 27 (1), 56-68. (Details)
  Gattringer, Regina, Wiener, Melanie, Strehl, Franz. 2017. The challenge of partner selection in collaborative foresight projects. Technological Forecasting and Social Change. 120 298-310. (Details)

Paper presented at an academic conference or symposium

2021 Wiener, Melanie. 2021. From linear to circular - impacts on the business model design. 22nd International CINet Conference, virtuell, Schweden, 13.09.-15.09. (Details)
  Wiener, Melanie, Gattringer, Regina. 2021. The role of group composition for cognitive collaborative foresight processes. Academy of Management, Virtuell, Österreich, 29.07.-05.08. (Details)
2020 Wiener, Melanie, Taran, Yariv, Boer, Harry. 2020. Foresight to foster crisis-driven innovation. XXXI ISPIM Innovation Conference, Virtual event, Internationale Organisation, 07.06.-10.06. (Details)
  Wiener, Melanie. 2020. Organizational readiness for a circular business model. AOM Annual Meeting, Vancouver, Kanada, 07.08.-11.08. (Details)


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