Scientific partners

Frank Piller

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Technology & Innovation Management Group of RWTH Aachen University, Germany

  • Chair of The World Congress on Mass Customization and Personalization Founding
  • Director of 'The International Institute of Mass Customization & Personalization'
  • Member of the MIT Smart Customization Group at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • Founder of The International Journal on Mass Customization
Mitchell Tseng

Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST)

  • Professor of Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management
  • Director of the Advanced Manufacturing Institute
  • Chair of the World Congress on Mass Customization and Personalization (MCPC)
  • Numerous publications in the field of mass customization
Lars Hvam

Technical University of Denmark

  • Manager of the Centre for Product Customization at the Technical University of Denmark
  • Chairman of the Association for Product Modelling
  • Co-manager of the consulting team on product customization
  • Co-Chairman of the IMCM and PETO conference
Nikolaus Franke

Vienna University of Economics and Business Administration

  • Director of the Institute for Entrepreneurship and Innovation at the Vienna University of Economics and Business Administration
  • Director of the TU/WU Entrepreneurship Center
  • Academic Director of the MBA in Entrepreneurship and Innovation
  • Leader of the User Innovation Research Initiative Vienna