About me

Christian Sandström holds a PhD in innovation management from Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg, Sweden. The dissertation is available online here. His research interests concern technological shifts and how they change industries. Christian is particularly fascinated by digital technology and the turmoil it has created around us. He is currently employed at the Chalmers University of Technology and the Ratio Institute, Sweden. Some of his work and lectures can be found on this website.

Christian defended his PhD thesis in October 2010 and was later awarded a three year postdoctoral scholarship from Jan Wallanders and Tom Hedelius' foundation at Handelsbanken. In 2009, he was awarded by industrial engineering students at Chalmers as the best lecturer. Christian also received a 'Best Presentation Award' at the ISPIM Innovation Symposium in Singapore 2008.

You can view Christian's presentations on slideshare and read his blog (in Swedish here). A full academic CV is available here


If you are interested in the research or the work published on this site, any of the lectures or just would like to get in touch, please do not hesitate to contact Christian via

christian.sandstrom at ratio.se

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