The Bosch Internet of Things Lab is a cooperation between the University of St. Gallen, ETH Zurich and the Bosch Group. The Bosch IoT Lab investigates business models in the Internet of Things (IoT) and explores disruptive IoT products and services. In the realm of „Connected Business”, the focus is on managing the digital transformation of large manufacturing companies. In the field of „Business Incubation“, the Lab develops and validates products and services in the domains of mobility, energy and health. Finally, in the area of „Technology Exploration“, the lab is investigating the business potential of blockchain technology and artificial intelligence.


Quartierstrom project on SRF

Dezember 3rd, 2018|

On Friday December 3rd, Swiss television reported on Quartierstrom. A project where the Bosch IoT lab is heavily involved. Please enjoy the brief [...]

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Blockchain-based Microgrid

This research project is part of the lighthouse project of the Bundesamt für Energy (Federal Ministry for Energy) ”Quartierstrom” (German for district power). We are building a decentralized [...]

Initial Coin Offerings

Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) are a novel form of funding mechanism that is based on blockchain technology. While ICOs are already the dominating financing paradigm in [...]

Odometer on the Blockchain

Giving people ownership of the data they produce becomes more and more important in times of ever-growing capabilities to collect and analyze data of individuals. [...]

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Chanson, M., Wortmann, F., Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs): The role of Social Media for Organizational Legitimacy and Underpricing, Thirty Ninth International Conference on Information Systems, San Francisco 2018 (forthcoming). [PDF]

Chanson, M., Wortmann, F., Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs): An Introduction to the Novel Funding Mechanism Based on Blockchain Technology, Proceedings of the 24th Americas Conference on Information Systems (AMCIS), New Orleans, LA, USA, 2018, New York, NY: Association for Information Systems (AIS), 2018. [PDF]

Bilgeri, D., Fleisch, E., Wortmann, F., How the IoT Affects Multibusiness Industrial Companies: IoT Organizational Archetypes, ICIS 2018 (forthcoming).

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