Merja Airola

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20052019

Research output per year

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Research Output

2019

Enhancing Organizational Resilience in Safety-Critical Industries

Gotcheva, N., Talja, H., Nieminen, M. & Airola, M., 2019, Impacts from VTT Research on Nuclear Safety and Radioactive Waste Management. Holt, E., Kinnunen, P. & Sevelev, D. (eds.). VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, p. 62-63

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

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

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

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

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).

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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
1 Citation (Scopus)
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

Approaching and developing strategic innovation capabilities of SMEs

Koivisto, T., Ilomäki, S-K., Airola, M. & Poikkimäki, J., 2006. 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference articleScientificpeer-review

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
2005

A theoretical approach to strategic innovation capability in SMEs

Ilomäki, S-K., Koivisto, T., Airola, M. & Poikkimäki, J., 2005, Entrepreneurship competitiveness and local development: Frontiers in European entrepreneurship research. Iandoli, L., Landstrom, H. & Raffa, M. (eds.).

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