Merja Airola

20062018
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Research Output 2006 2018

2018

Subcontract manufacturer's service portfolio in the metal industry

Häkkinen, K., Airola, M. & Kettunen, O., 1 Jan 2018, In : International Journal of Services and Operations Management. 30, 1, p. 120-136 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Metals
Industry
Metal industry
Manufacturing
Service business

Thinking through the platform’s role as a tool for supplier network management

Häkkinen, K., Kettunen, O., Pitkänen, K-P. & Airola, M., 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceOther conference contributionProfessional

2017

Emphatic understanding as a source of value co-creation

Lappalainen, I., Airola, M. & Maaria, N., 2017, Proceedings of the 5th Naples Forum on Service: Service Dominant Logic, Network and Systems Theory and Service Science: Integrating three Perspectives for a New Service Agenda. 14 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference article in proceedingsScientific

Co-creation of value
Service management
Real estate
Industry
S-D logic

Muutosjoustavuus: Organisaation resilienssin tukeminen

Nieminen, M., Talja, H., Heikkilä, J-P., Airola, M., Viitanen, K. & Tuovinen, J., 2017, VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland. 91 p. (VTT Technology; No. 318).

Research output: Book/ReportReport

Open Access

Navigating in Turbulent Environments: How to Keep Staying in the Game?

Talja, H., Eoyang, G. & Airola, M., 2017, Navigating Through Changing Times: Knowledge Work in Complex Environment. Routledge, p. 247-266

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter or book articleProfessional

Service Culture as a Source of Renewal and Differentiation

Lappalainen, I., Nuutinen, M. & Airola, M., 2017.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference articleScientific

Renewal
Organizational culture
Staff
Brand image
Brand value
2016

Challenges of creating resilience in R&D networks: some preliminary insights

Gotcheva, N., Airola, M., Talja, H., Nieminen, M., Eoyang, G. & Heikinheimo, L., 2016, Complex Systems: Fundamentals & Applications. WIT Press

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference article in proceedingsScientific

Hard times: Looking for organizational resilience

Talja, H., Nieminen, M., Airola, M. & Heikkilä, J-P., 2016, Hard times ?: The Eight Nordic Working Life Conference. University of Tampere, p. 115-116

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference abstract in proceedingsScientific

2015

From traditional manufacture subcontractor to modern manufacture service provider: challenges to procurement function

Häkkinen, K., Airola, M. & Kettunen, O., 2015, Proceedings of the 20th Annual Logistics Research Network (LRN) Conference.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference article in proceedingsScientific

The role of middle-level experts for enhancing shared awareness in complex organizations: Evidence from Finland

Gotcheva, N., Airola, M., Talja, H. & Nieminen, M., 2015.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference articleScientific

2014

Challenges of knowledge transfer in the international business of SMEs

Airola, M. & Halttunen, M., 2014, Summer Global Business Conference 2014 proceedings. (Global Business Conference proceedings, Vol. 1848-2252).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference article in proceedingsScientific

Collaboration in industrial product and process innovations

Hemilä, J. & Airola, M., 2014, The Proceedings of The ISPIM Asia-Pacific Forum: Singapore. International Society for Professional Innovation Management ISPIM

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference article in proceedingsScientificpeer-review

Embedded systems
Product and process innovation
Small and medium-sized enterprises
Innovation process
Organizational innovation

Organisational challenges in integrating customer collaboration processes and practises in the supply chain

Airola, M. & Hemilä, J., 2014, Proceedings: 6th International Conference on Operations and Supply Chain Management. Pujawan, I. N., Vanany, I. & Baihaqi, I. (eds.). Sepuluh Nopember Institute of Technology, p. 751-760

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference article in proceedingsScientificpeer-review

Supply chain
Contractors
Manufacturing industries

Supplier-customer collaboration in embedded systems engineering processes: Principles and case study

Hemilä, J., Airola, M. & Vanhanen, J., 2014.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference articleScientificpeer-review

Systems engineering
Embedded systems
Life cycle
Industry

Askelmerkkejä allianssimuotoiseen yhteistyöhön: Kokemuksia ja esimerkkejä infrarakentamisen hankkeista

Airola, M. & Heikkinen, M., 2013, Espoo: VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland. 42 p. (VTT Technology; No. 103).

Research output: Book/ReportReport

Open Access

Three means of evaluation to boost industrial service culture

Nuutinen, M., Lappalainen, I., Airola, M. & Valjakka, T., 2013, Highlights in service research. Espoo: VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, p. 74 - 82 (VTT Research Highlights; No. 6).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter or book articleProfessional

Open Access
Evaluation
Industrial services
Industry
Shared understanding
Learning process

Tietämyksen hallinnalla kohti parempaa kehittämistoimintaa teollisuusyrityksissä

Häkkinen, K., Heikkinen, M. & Airola, M., 2013, Espoo: VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland. 64 p. (VTT Technology; No. 99).

Research output: Book/ReportReport

Open Access

Towards enhanced value co-creation in project-based organisations: A case study in Finnish project alliance pilots

Heikkinen, M. & Airola, M., 2013, Proceedings of 13th Annual conference of the European Academy of Management.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference article in proceedingsScientificpeer-review

Project-based organizations
Alliances
Value co-creation
Industry
Contractors
2012

An empirical study on enhancing transformation towards service business: Intra- and inter-firm collaboration perspectives

Lappalainen, I., Valjakka, T. & Airola, M., 2012, Proceedings of the 13th International CINet Conference.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference article in proceedingsScientificpeer-review

Empirical study
Inter-firm collaboration
Service business
Business transformation
Industrial services
2011

Assessing industrial service culture and capability: Three procedures for promoting service business transformation

Nuutinen, M., Lappalainen, I. & Airola, M., 2011, Proceedings of the 2011 Naples Forum on Service. Service Dominant logic, Network & Systems Theory and Service Science. Gummesson, E., Mele, C. & Polese, F. (eds.). Napoli, 18 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference article in proceedingsScientificpeer-review

Open Access

Formalising network development in manufacturing SMEs

Airola, M., Salmela, E. & Happonen, A., 2011, Proceedings of the 6th European Conference on Innovation and Entrepreneurship, ECIE 2011. Fulford, H. (ed.). p. 42-50

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference article in proceedingsScientificpeer-review

1 Citation (Scopus)

Framing the challenges of the transformation in three industries towards the service business

Valjakka, T., Nuutinen, M., Lappalainen, I., Airola, M. & Ahonen, T., 2011, VTT Symposium on Service Innovation. Espoo: VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, p. 85-104 (VTT Symposium; No. 271).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference article in proceedingsScientificpeer-review

Open Access
Service business
Industry
Pulp and paper
Manufacturing
Renewal
2007

An integrative approach to analyze and support change processes in industrial service business

Lappalainen, I., Oedewald, P., Reiman, T., Nuutinen, M., Airola, M., Ilomäki, K. & Koivisto, T., 2007.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference articleScientific

2006

Kasvukompassi: 50+ -yritysten menestyksellisen kasvun ja kehittämisen mallit

Liukko, T., Airola, M., Ilomäki, S-K., Mikkola, M., Simons, M. & Pohto, P., 2006, Espoo: VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland. 68 p. (VTT Tiedotteita - Meddelanden - Research Notes; No. 2353).

Research output: Book/ReportReport

Open Access

Yritysverkoston strateginen kehittäminen

Translated title of the contribution: The strategic development of network enterprisesValkokari, K., Airola, M., Hakanen, T., Hyötyläinen, R., Ilomäki, S-K. & Salkari, I., 2006, Espoo: VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland. 60 p. (VTT Tiedotteita - Meddelanden - Research Notes; No. 2348).

Research output: Book/ReportReport

Open Access