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Magnus Mikael Hellström

Associate Professor

 
Office:
A175 ( Jon Lilletuns vei 3, Grimstad )

Magnus Hellström is Associate Professor in project and supply chain management at the Department for Working Life and Innovation at the School of Business and Law at University of Agder. He earned his doctorate degree in industrial management from Åbo Akademi University, Finland, and an M.Sc. in chemical engineering from the same university.

Magnus Hellström has pursued a career in industry both prior to and during his academic engagement, among others stationed on global construction sites in India, Brazil and Poland. 

Magnus' research interests revolve around new business models in the project-based industry, such as ones based on modularization, servitization, collaborative business practices, digitalisation, and sustainability.

Publishing in a variety of fields, Magnus Hellström's work has appeared in journals such as: Industrial Marketing Management, Journal of Cleaner Production, and International Journal of Project Management. In 2017, "Network management practices - In Search of Collaborative Advantage", a book co-edited by Magnus, was published by Palgrave Macmillan.

In addition to his academic work, Magnus Hellström has been consulting a number of large and medium sized technology companies. In connection to his consulting work, he has been actively popularizing his research and authored booklets on modularization and solutions selling. His latest poupularized writings (in Swedish) has appeared in the Projektitoiminta magazine (published by Project Management Association Finland’s): "Varför misslyckas stora projekt?" (3/2016, pp. 30-31), and "Digitalisering och ’verktygifiering’ av projektledning" (2/2016, pp. 60-61).

Magnus Hellström is also a member of the scientific council of Project Management Association Finland (an official member association of the International Project Management Association, IPMA).

Academic interests

Courses taught:

  • Project Management and Planning (in M.Sc., Industrial Managment)
  • Project Management (in M.Sc., International Managment)

Projects

  • BATMAN: opportunities for new value creation and Norwegian companies in the lithium ion battery (LIB) value chain (together with the EYDE cluster, NTNU, IFE, and TØI)
  • Serious games in higher education
  • SERVATION: strategizes for servitization technology providers to the energy and maritime industries (together with the GCE NODE cluster, NORCE and OsloMet)
  • Member of the UiA research group within circular economy (ENTERS)
  • Nye Veier AS: improving project execution models in the construction industry

Scientific publications

  • Hydle, Katja Maria; Breunig, Karl Joachim; Aas, Tor Helge; Hellström, Magnus Mikael (2019). Digitally enabled servitization strategy in manufacturing firms. Knowledge ecosystems and growth. ISBN: 978-88-96687-12-3. Institute of Knowledge Asset Management (IKAM). Digital Transformation Contingencies across Knowledge Ecosystems. s 16 - 29.
  • Riis, Eva; Hellström, Magnus Mikael; Wikström, Kim (2019). Governance of Projects: Generating value by linking projects with their permanent organisation. International Journal of Project Management. ISSN: 0263-7863. s 1 - 16. doi:10.1016/j.ijproman.2019.01.005.
  • Aas, Tor Helge; Breunig, Karl Joachim; Hellström, Magnus Mikael; Hydle, Katja Maria (2019). Managing Innovation Processes: The Case of Integrated Product-Service Systems. Proceedings of the XXX ISPIM Innovation Conference. ISBN: 978-952-335-351-0. ISPIM/ Lappeenranta University of Technology Press. 3.
  • Aas, Tor Helge; Breunig, Karl Joachim; Hydle, Katja Maria; Hellström, Magnus Mikael (2018). Stages in transforming product- to service-oriented business models. Proceedings of ISPIM Connects Fukuoka 2018. ISBN: 978-952-335-221-6. ISPIM/ Lappeenranta University of Technology Press. 8.
  • Hydle, Katja Maria; Hellström, Magnus Mikael; Aas, Tor Helge; Breunig, Karl Joachim (2018). Strategizing for servitization: From products to innovating in services. Proceedings of ISPIM Connects Fukuoka 2018. ISBN: 978-952-335-221-6. ISPIM/ Lappeenranta University of Technology Press. 32.
  • Hellström, Magnus Mikael; Nokelainen, Tomi; Wikström, Robin (2017). A Tool for Increased Cognitive Ergonomics in Operative Supplier Selection in a Global Context. Practices for Network Management: In Search of Collaborative Advantage. ISBN: 978-3-319-49648-1. Palgrave Macmillan. 10. s 177 - 196.
  • Hellström, Magnus Mikael; Vesalainen, Jukka; Valkokari, Katri (2017). Concluding Remarks- Managerial Tools and the Network-as-Practice Perspective. Practices for Network Management: In Search of Collaborative Advantage. ISBN: 978-3-319-49648-1. Palgrave Macmillan. Concluding Remarks. s 323 - 339.
  • Hellström, Magnus Mikael; Luotola, Hanna; Gustafsson, Magnus; Perminova-Harikoski, Olga (2017). Embracing uncertainty in value-based selling by means of design thinking. Industrial Marketing Management. ISSN: 0019-8501. 65s 59 - 75. doi:10.1016/j.indmarman.2017.05.004.
  • Hellström, Magnus Mikael; Valkokari, Katri; Vesalainen, Jukka (2017). Introduction. Practices for Network Management: In Search of Collaborative Advantage. ISBN: 978-3-319-49648-1. Palgrave Macmillan. Introduction. s 1 - 17.
  • Hellström, Magnus Mikael (2017). Introduction to Part III—Moving Toward Mutual Benefits and Increased Total Value. Practices for Network Management: In Search of Collaborative Advantage. ISBN: 978-3-319-49648-1. Palgrave Macmillan. Introduction Part III. s 199 - 203.
  • Hellström, Magnus Mikael; Långstedt, Johnny; Wikström, Robin (2017). Leading Human Values in Complex Environments. Practices for Network Management: In Search of Collaborative Advantage. ISBN: 978-3-319-49648-1. Palgrave Macmillan. 2. s 47 - 62.
  • Hellström, Magnus Mikael; Sifontes Herrera, Victor A.; Wikström, Robin; Långstedt, Johnny (2017). The Service Configurator—How to Optimally Split Project Scopes. Practices for Network Management: In Search of Collaborative Advantage. ISBN: 978-3-319-49648-1. Palgrave Macmillan. 12. s 219 - 236.
  • Hellström, Magnus Mikael; Reen, Natalia; Wikström, Kim; Perminova-Harikoski, Olga (2017). Towards value-driven strategies in pricing IT solutions. Journal of Revenue and Pricing Management. ISSN: 1476-6930. 16 (1). s 91 - 105. doi:10.1057/s41272-017-0079-z.
  • Hellström, Magnus Mikael; Wikström, Robin; Gustafsson, Magnus; Luotola, Hanna (2016). The value of project execution services: a problem and uncertainty perspective. Construction Management and Economics. ISSN: 0144-6193. 34 (4-5). s 272 - 285.
  • Hellström, Magnus Mikael; Tsvetkova, Anastasia; Gustafsson, Magnus; Wikström, Kim (2015). Collaboration mechanisms for business models in distributed energy ecosystems. Journal of Cleaner Production. ISSN: 0959-6526. 102s 226 - 236.
  • Hellström, Magnus Mikael; Tsvetkova, Anastasia; Magnus, Gustafsson; Sjöblom, Joakim (2015). Replication of industrial ecosystems: the case of a sustainable biogas-for-traffic solution. Journal of Cleaner Production. ISSN: 0959-6526. 98s 123 - 132.
  • Hellström, Magnus Mikael (2014). Solution business models based on functional modularity - the case of complex capital goods. Journal of Service Management. ISSN: 1757-5818. 25 (5). s 654 - 676.
  • Hellström, Magnus Mikael; Wikström, Kim; Ruuska, Inkeri; Jåfs, Daniel (2013). Project governance and path creation in the early stages of Finnish nuclear power projects. International Journal of Project Management. ISSN: 0263-7863. 31 (5). s 712 - 723.
  • Hellström, Magnus Mikael; Vesalainen, Jukka; Valkokari, Katri (2017). Practices for Network Management: In Search of Collaborative Advantage. ISBN: 978-3-319-49648-1. Palgrave Macmillan. s 348.
  • Firlus, Benjamin Hans; Hellström, Magnus Mikael; Khan, Omera Quayyum (2019). Circular economy initiatives in the textile industry – A current assessment of Scandinavian outdoor clothing manufacturers and an analysis towards systemic change.
  • Aas, Tor Helge; Breunig, Karl Joachim; Hellström, Magnus Mikael; Hydle, Katja Maria (2019). Managing Digital Innovation Processes: The Case of Integrated Product-Service Systems.
  • Aas, Tor Helge; Breunig, Karl Joachim; Hellström, Magnus Mikael; Hydle, Katja Maria (2019). Interaksjonsarena for SERVATION prosjektet.
  • Aas, Tor Helge; Hellström, Magnus Mikael (2019). New digital business models: The case of servitization.
  • Aas, Tor Helge; Breunig, Karl Joachim; Hydle, Katja Maria; Hellström, Magnus Mikael (2018). Stages in transforming product- to service-oriented business models.
  • Hydle, Katja Maria; Hellström, Magnus Mikael; Aas, Tor Helge; Breunig, Karl Joachim (2018). Strategizing for servitization: From products to innovating in services.
  • Hydle, Katja Maria; Aas, Tor Helge; Breunig, Karl Joachim; Hellström, Magnus Mikael (2018). Digitization for servitization: Embodied sociomaterial practices.

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