345-0539/04 – Innovation and Process Management (IPM)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Mechanical TechnologyCredits5
Subject guarantordoc. Ing. Jan Nevima, Ph.D.Subject version guarantordoc. Ing. Jan Nevima, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2019/2020Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesFSIntended for study typesFollow-up Master
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NEV050 doc. Ing. Jan Nevima, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
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Part-time Graded credit 12+5

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Students will gain a general overview of the innovative business, how to apply innovation and technology, eg in the manufacture of new products. Special attention is dedicated to processing management.

Teaching methods



Compulsory literature:

GOFFIN, K. - MITCHELL, R. Innovation management: Strategy and Implementation Using the Pentatlon Framework. 1st edition. New York, Palgrave Macmillan, 2005. ISBN 1-4039-1260-2. GOLDRATT, E. M. (1990): What Is This Thing Called Theory Of Constraints? Great Barrington, Nort River Press, 1990, ISBN 88427-085-8.

Recommended literature:

COOPER, R. G. From Experience: The invisible Succes Factors in Product Innovation. Journal of Prod. Innov. Manag., Vol. 16, 1999, p. 115-133. COOPER, R. G. Winning at New Products: Pathways to Profitable Innovation.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester


Other requirements

Attendance at lectures.


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

Lectures: 1. Basic terminology 2. Innovative process 3. Innovation Centres 4. Cluster 5. Technology transfer 6. Science and Technology Parks 7. Innovative business 8. Technology market 9. Process management of the organization 10. Implementation of process management in the organization 11. Process-controlled organizations 12. Business Processes

Conditions for subject completion

Part-time form (validity from: 2019/2020 Winter semester)
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Min. number of points
Graded credit Graded credit 100  51
Mandatory attendence parzicipation: Due personal attendance at least at the 1st tutorial according to the schedule.

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2022/2023 (N0715A270008) Industrial Engineering K Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2021/2022 (N0715A270008) Industrial Engineering K Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2020/2021 (N0715A270008) Industrial Engineering K Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2019/2020 (N0715A270008) Industrial Engineering K Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan

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