Johan Wallin, Managing Partner, was invited to serve as the chairperson on track focused on ecosystems which featured speakers from universities in Europe, the United States, New Zealand, and India. Wallin also presented a paper, entitled Mission-Driven Ecosystem Formation, on the lessons learned from the development of the various ecosystems which Synocus has been involved in over the past four years, including the World Alliance for Low Carbon Cities (WALCC), formed in 2012; Autonomous Vehicles and Mobility Services (AVM), formed in 2017; Intralogistixx (IXX), formed in 2017; and Mechanical Engineering Excellence Finland (MEXFinland), formed in 2017. The paper addressed a key challenge for many companies, mobilizing the creation of value through ecosystems.

You can read abstracts of the individual papers at the SMS website