Entries by Johan Magnusson


Seminar on innovation and digitalization

SCDI will participate in a seminar on public sector digitalization and the role and function of innovation October 7th. The seminar is part of the Innovationsveckan, arranged by Vinnova and others. For additional information and to sign up, see below.   Offentlig sektors digitalisering: Innovationens roll och förutsättningar innovationsveckan.nu  

New paper on digital work

In a recent publication in Information Systems Journal, SCDI faculty member Aleksandre Asatiani with his colleagues from Finland explore how to overcome challenges associated with socialization and organizational culture in virtual work environments. The paper reports on an action design research study, where a case company, employing a large number of remote workers, designed a […]


Data-driven @ LF

SCDI participated with a keynote on the necessity for being data-driven to the LF Research Fund. SCDI is currently involved in two projects funded by the research fund: one on the platformization of insurance and one on the use of blockchain technology for dynamic pricing of insurance. The lecture can be found below. Data driven, […]


Digitalization in public authorities

SCDI participated with a lecture on the current status of public authority digitalization in Sweden, and a discussion about the do’s and dont’s of digitalization. Through viewing digitalization not as a macro-phenomenon but rather as a method for business development, the discussion highlighted key learnings from research. DiMiOS och Statusrapport 2020 play.gu.se  


Ambidextrous Leadership

Johan Magnusson gave a lecture on Ambidextrous Leadership at the InFika seminar on Thursday. The audience consisted of senior project managers from organizations such as Astra, Volvo, RUAG et cetera, and the lecture is available below. Ambidextrous leadership Short lecture on ambidextrous leadership. play.gu.se  


Seminar on tech in care

On August 28th, SCDI will participate in a web-based seminar on the potential of tech in care of the elderly. The seminar will focus on necessary changes to policy to assure the benefits of tech, and involve speakers such as Peter Larsson (IVA Chairman Public Sector), Åsa Zetterberg (Chairman IT & Telecom) and Jonas Hampus […]


Digital infrastructure in P1

SCDIs Johan Magnusson participated in an interview in Studio Ett with the Minister of Digitalization, Anders Ygeman on the importance of digital infrastructure for tackling the pandemic. The discussion focused on the necessity for increased emphasis on support for public sector organizations striving to stay relevant to its citizens. For more information, listen to the […]

New paper on standardization

Rikard Lindgren together with Lars Mathiasen and Ulrike Schultze just got a new paper accepted for publication in MIS Quarterly. The paper, “The Dialectics of Technology Standardization” will be made available within soon.