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Vol. 8 (2013): Special Issue ALTEC: Research and Management at Firms

Vol. 8 (2013): Special Issue ALTEC: Research and Management at Firms

 

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  • Yrigoyen, José Isaac (Universidad Alberto Hurtado. Facultad de Economía y Negocios; 2013)
    This article explores the innovation phenomenon, from a multidimensional perspective, in two groups of micro and small enterprises of traditional sectors. The analysis considers demand-driven innovations such as product, ...
  • Frick, Alexis Maximiliano; Ferreira de Frick, Silvia Teresa (Universidad Alberto Hurtado. Facultad de Economía y Negocios; 2013)
    The New Technology-Based Firms (NTBFs) represent, for its flexibility and organizational and business capacity, a source of innovation that leverages the local development potentials in which they are found. However, the ...
  • Rodrigues Alves, Rosália; Figueira, Mariane; Carvalho de Castro, Cleber; Yutaka Sugano, Joel; Souza Soares, Ari de (Universidad Alberto Hurtado. Facultad de Economía y Negocios; 2013)
    This study evaluates the types of innovation that Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) associated in networks develop in order to enjoy competitive benefits offered by those networks. The present study developed qualitative ...
  • Britto Pires, Ana Maria de; Lima Cruz Teixeira, Francisco; Hastenreiter Filho, Horacio Nelson; Oliveira, Sergio Ricardo (Universidad Alberto Hurtado. Facultad de Economía y Negocios; 2013)
    Since 1996, Petrobras � Petróleo Brasileiro S.A., the biggest company in Latin America, has supported the development of a method to structure networks of partnerships called Centers and Networks of Excellence Practice ...
  • Jugend, Daniel; Silva, Sérgio Luis da; Magnanini Almeida, Luís Fernando; Alcides Gobbo Junior, José (Universidad Alberto Hurtado. Facultad de Economía y Negocios; 2013)
    Studies on innovation and technology management have emphasized the importance of integration between the research and development (R&D) department and others involved with the product development process (PDP) as a relevant ...
  • Assalim, Luciano; Ludovico Almeida, Maria Fatima (Universidad Alberto Hurtado. Facultad de Economía y Negocios; 2013)
    For the successful realization of large engineering and construction projects (LECPs), a systemic organizational learning framework for institutional cooperation is critical. Due to the long project life-cycle of LECPs, ...
  • Brattig Correia, Rion; Chiodini, Jorge; Dalfovo, Oscar; Henrique Silva, Luiz; Teske, Rosicler (Universidad Alberto Hurtado. Facultad de Economía y Negocios; 2013)
    Information technologies are increasingly incorporated into organizational functions. Also in the health sector, the incorporation of new medical technologies brings new challenges for IT managers to gather more and more ...
  • Ades, Cely; Figlioli, Aline; Sbragia, Roberto; Porto, Geciane; Ary Plonski, Guilherme; Celadon, Kleber (Universidad Alberto Hurtado. Facultad de Economía y Negocios; 2013)
    This paper analyses three case firms whose innovation management processes have been consolidated. The companies Natura, IBM (Brazilian Subsidiary) and Siemens (ChemTech/Brazil) were studied with the purpose of analysing ...
  • Pereira, Cesar Antonio; Fujino, Asa; Silveira, Marco Antonio (Universidad Alberto Hurtado. Facultad de Economía y Negocios; 2013)
    It is an exploratory study of technological innovation in the electro-medical equipment sector, encompassing an analysis of trends in Latin America. The methodological bases for the study are the procedures and indicators ...
  • Grise, Paulo; Zuniga Huertas, Melby Karina (Universidad Alberto Hurtado. Facultad de Economía y Negocios; 2013)
    Several tools of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) are being used nowadays to support customer relationship processes. Literature review shows that, in the selection and deployment of these tools, internal ...
  • Hernández, Carlos; González, Domingo (Universidad Alberto Hurtado. Facultad de Economía y Negocios; 2013)
    In the current global context, wireless communications have become essential. Therefore, the aim of this paper is to provide an understanding of the technological evolution in the cellular industry, from three case studies ...
  • Junior, Antonio Mariano Carlos; Biancolino, Cesar Augusto; Maccari, Emerson Antonio (Universidad Alberto Hurtado. Facultad de Economía y Negocios; 2013)
    Cloud computing represents a new paradigm that enables the utility computing model in which computing resources are offered and consumed as a service on demand, pay as you go, in a model similar to that of electricity. The ...
  • Souza Costa, Josimar; Ribeiro Maia, Anna Beatriz Grangeiro; Pinheiro de Freitas, Ana Rita; Silva Filho, José Carlos Lázaro da; Cavalcanti Sá Abreu, Mónica; Teixeira Filho, Marcelo Correia (Universidad Alberto Hurtado. Facultad de Economía y Negocios; 2013)
    Environmental degradation in semi-arid Northeast has been a great challenge for the Brazilian government. The need to generate employment and income, justifies the establishment of productive activities competitive and ...
  • Guimarães Gielfi, Giovanna; Müller Pereira, Newton; Gomes, Rogério; Barros Fornari, Vinicius Cardoso de (Universidad Alberto Hurtado. Facultad de Economía y Negocios; 2013)
    The objective of this work is to analyze the importance of the user-producer interaction for the innovative process of the Brazilian oil industry from the 2000s. To do so, we selected two of the three providers installed ...
  • Ortiz Cantú, Sara; Pedroza Zapata, Alvaro R.; Martinez Guerrero, Esteban (Universidad Alberto Hurtado. Facultad de Economía y Negocios; 2013)
    This paper provides the basis for technological intelligence for a vehicle safety project, specifically to avoid rear-end collisions between cars. The framework adopts the general model of innovation proposed by Myers and ...
  • González González, Domingo; Sbragia, Roberto; Galante, Oscar; Soto, Rocío; Valdivieso, Renato (Universidad Alberto Hurtado. Facultad de Economía y Negocios; 2013)
    The seminars of the Latin Ibero-American Association of Technology Management (ALTEC) they are one of the most important spaces in this region for the discussion of the research in the discipline of innovation and technology ...
  • Barbosa de Moraes, Marcela; Lobosco, Antonio; Lima, Edmilson (Universidad Alberto Hurtado. Facultad de Economía y Negocios; 2013)
    This work aims at providing a better understanding of the relations of venture capital agents with entrepreneurs of small- and medium-sized technology-based firms by studying their expectations. The study used qualitative, ...
  • Grutzmann, Andre; Felício Macedo, Fernanda Maria; Zambalde, André Luiz (Universidad Alberto Hurtado. Facultad de Economía y Negocios; 2013)
    Online social networks made up of actors with different degrees of innovativeness may allow knowledge management to collect new ideas and measure their acceptance. This research investigates consumer innovativeness and ...