Research group - Digitalization

The mission of the group – to guide future regional business and society with cutting-edge digitalisation research expertise.

Priority research directions of the group:

Digital transformation of organizations, sectors, and regions:
Digital innovation driven business model transformations and new business models;
Consumer behaviour changes driven by the development of digital technologies;
Digital technologies driven organizational capabilities and affordances;
Digitalisation maturity and technology adoption trends in organizations, sectors, and regions;
Digitalisation and automation of business processes.

Impact of digitalisation on human resources in organizations and beyond
Changes in expatriation and migration in relation to digitalisation;
Organizational behaviour and design changes in digitilisation processes;
Ethics and trust in advanced technologies in organizations.

Digital technologies for inclusive and sustainable industry development:
Industry 4.0 concept and its change;
Digital technologies-enabled service business models and digital servitization ;
The diffusion, complementarity, and effects of digital technologies on industrial companies performance;
Digitalisation roadmaps for industrial companies.

Circular transformation of organizations and value chains:
• Organizational decision-making logic in the circular economy;
Circular innovation driven business model transformations and new business models;

Sustainable (circular) product design through digital technologies;
Circular transformation in resource-intensive and energy-intensive value-chains;
Circular economy modelling and monitoring research in small open economies.


Priorities of R&D Activities Digital Transformation
Smart Cities and Resilient Communities
Transformation of Industry
Lithuanian Smart Specialization Areas and Priorities
Energy and sustainable environment
Inclusive and creative society
Information and communication technologies
New production processes, materials and technologies
Smart, clean, connected transport
Research Fields
Business Models
Digital Transformation
Innovation Management and Entrepreneurship
Organisational Development
Sustainable Energy
Transformation of Industry





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