Mikael Johnsson, Doctoral student (not working at IDT anymore)

Mikael Johnsson is a PhD student at IPR, in co-operation with Munktell Science Park in Eskilstuna. His research is about exploring unused innovation capacity within employee’s daily work. The results are simultaneously being developed into usable tools for companies in order to increase their innovation capability. Aside from the academic work Mikael is consulting as innovation manager, arranging workshops and as speaker at conferences. He is innovator, founder and co-founder of several innovation-driven companies. In his book ”Sell the skin before the bear is shot” he explains one way to develop ideas and shares experiences from real cases. Mikael has a BSc with a Major in Innovation Technology.

Mikael is a member of the research project Wings of Innovation with research focus to obtain a higher understanding about how established companies can become more competitive by using untapped innovation capacity within employees daily work.