An arena to …

  • share knowledge and experiences on innovation through social media?
  • engage with other researchers and practitioners working with innovation and social media?
  • learn more about how social media can support innovation?

December 3, 2012. Oslo, Norway

About 30 researchers and practitioners interested in social media for innovation participated in this full day workshop. Thanks to you all for making this an engaging an interesting day.

Presentation and discussion of 13 peer-reviewed workshop papers. Group discussions on how to utilize social media for innovation. Find all the presented papers in the workshop proceedings.

The workshop is supported by the NordForsk project SociaLL

Questions concerning the workshop? Please contact:
Asbjørn Følstad, SINTEF. Email: asf(at)

News and updates:

ISM Linkedin group

A Linkedin group has been set up as a placeholder for future networkings between the participants of the ISM workshop. Click here to see the group

Workshop papers online

All accepted workshop papers are now available online through the Akademika online publishing system (named Tapir online, which now is part of Akademika).

You find direct links to all papers in the workshop program or you can go directly to the online proceedings in the Akademika online publising system

Preliminary program ready

Thanks to all workshop contributors and program committee members, we will have a great workshop program including presentations and discussions of 13 interesting papers, as well as group work in how to use social media for innovation.

The preliminary program is now ready. Please have a look.

Proceedings at Akademika Publishing

We have now agreed with Akademika Publising that they will publish the workshop proceedings. The publisher is Norway’s largest university press for literature in technology and the natural sciences.

Akademika Publishing will provide both the printed proceedings, as well as the online open access publication of the workshop papers. Read more about Akademika publishing here

Call for papers out

The call for papers is now out. The call has been distributed via mailing lists and networks.

The call is currently promoted at the webpage of the European Network of Living Labs, ENOLL, both at the front page and in this ENoLL post

We appreciate all help in distributing the call for papers. Please, keep helping us by spreading the word to your peers :-)

Workshsop website in progress

Today a working version of the workshop website was launched. Members of the organizing committee, please feel free to comment. And, of course, if any others want to comment as well. Please go ahead. Looking forward to hear from you.


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Researchers and practitioners from industry, acedemia and public sector are invited to a full day international workshop on innovation through social media innovation.

Date: December 3, 2012
Location: Oslo, Norway

The workshop is meant to be a place to share insights and ideas, while at the same time increasing our knowledge base through a proceedings of peer-reviewed workshop papers. More about this site
Origo ISM2012 is a site on Origo. Read more