Dr. Benjamin Klement

Benjamin  Klement

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Dr. Benjamin Klement

Research Fellow, Unit Innovation Policy and Transfer Design

Fraunhofer Center for International Management and Knowledge Economy IMW
Neumarkt 9-19
04109 Leipzig

Phone +49 341 231039-240

Fax +49 341 231039-9240

Areas of Expertise

  • Indicators for innovations in the creative economy
  • Network analysis and statistics
  • Knowledge bases and knowledge dynamics
  • Evolutionary economic geography

 

Professional Development

Dr. Benjamin Klement joined the Fraunhofer IMW Innovation Policy and Transfer Design Unit as a research fellow in February 2018. He completed his PhD at Philipps-Universität Marburg in the field of economic geography. In his dissertation on »Cumulative and Combinatorial Knowledge Dynamics: Their Role For Continuity and Change In Regional Path Development«, he analyzed to what extent and precisely how the specialization and combination of regional knowledge bases promote the adaptation of regional economies to technical and social changes.  

Publications

YearTitle/AuthorDocument Type
2021Innovationsstudie 2021. Leuchttürme im Rheinischen Revier
Dornbusch, Friedrich; Klement, Benjamin; Kahl, Julian; Molina Vogelsang, Manuel; Köller, Christoph; Görgen, Walter; Nahl, Bettina van; Pinter, Joseph
Study
2020Begleitende Evaluation des Modellvorhabens "ZIM-Kooperationsnetzwerke International" sowie Untersuchung der Förderung von internationaler Zusammenarbeit bei Forschung und Entwicklung (FuE) im Zentralen Innovationsprogramm Mittelstand (ZIM). Abschlussbericht (Kurzfassung)
Berger, Florian; Biela, Jan; Merkl, Fiona; Kahl, Julian; Klement, Benjamin; Dornbusch, Friedrich
Study
2019How do new music genres emerge? Diversification processes in symbolic knowledge bases
Klement, Benjamin; Strambach, Simone
Journal Article
2019Innovation in Creative Industries: Does (Related) Variety Matter for the Creativity of Urban Music Scenes?
Klement, Benjamin; Strambach, Simone
Journal Article
2018Auswertung nationaler und internationaler Erfahrungen zum Strukturwandel. Abschlussbericht
Dominguez Lacasa, Iciar; Klement, Benjamin; Dornbusch, Friedrich
Report
2018Cumulative and combinatorial knowledge dynamics: Their role for continuity and change in regional path development
Klement, Benjamin; Strambach, Simone
Dissertation
2018Potentialanalyse Gravomere: Potentialanalyse. Für die Technologieplattform Lasergravierbarer Polymerer Nanokomposite (Gravomere). Übersicht über die bestehende und zukünftige Marktrelevanz der Oberflächenfunktionalisierung in der Zielregion "Ländliches Mitteldeutschland"
Roskiewicz, Wojciech; Kahl, Julian; Klement, Benjamin; Dornbusch, Friedrich; Ebert, Philipp
Study
2017Relatedness and innovation in urban music scenes: The evolution of symbolic knowledge spaces, 1970-2015: Presentation held at AAG Annual Meeting, Association of American Geographers, Boston, April 5-9, 2017
Klement, Benjamin; Strambach, S.
Presentation
2016Resilienz aus wirtschaftsgeographischer Perspektive: Impulse eines "neuen" Konzepts
Strambach, S.; Klement, Benjamin
Book Article
2013Exploring plasticity in the development path of the automotive industry in Baden-Württemberg. The role of combinatorial knowledge dynamics
Strambach, S.; Klement, Benjamin
Journal Article
This publication list has been generated from the publication database Fraunhofer-Publica.

Further Talks and Conference Contributions

2020

  • Klement, B. (2020). Versteckte Innovationen finden mit digitalen sozialen Daten - Die Analyse von Resonanzindikatoren in der Kreativwirtschaft. IAT Kolloquium. Institut für Arbeitswissenschaft und Technologiemanagement, Gelsenkirchen. 17.9.2020.
  • Klement, B. (2020). Innovation in Creative Industries: Does (Related) Variety Matter for the Creativity of Urban Music Scenes? Wissenschaftskolloquium des Fraunhofer IMW. 18.2.2020.
  • Molina Vogelsang, M.; Klement, B. (2020). Assessing Complementarities in International R&D Networks: Does Relatedness Matter for the Design of International Innovation Policies? – An explorative Study. 5th Geography of Innovation Conference, UiS Business School. University of Stavanger. 31.1.2020.
  • Klement, B. (2020). Resonance Indicators - Analyzing Hidden Innovation with Digital Social Data. 5th Geography of Innovation Conference, UiS Business School. University of Stavanger. 30.1.2020.

2019

  • Klement, B. (2020). International Cooperation in Research and Innovation: Does Relatedness Matter for the Design of International Innovation Policies?. 2ndAnnual Conference on the Geography of Innovation & Complexity, Utrecht, NL. 2. 4.9.2020.

2018

  • Klement, B. (2018). Cumulative and Combinatorial Knowledge Dynamics. Their Role For Continuity and Change in Regional Path Development. Philipps University Marburg, 16.05.2018.

2017

  • Klement, B. (2017). Symbolisches Wissen messen. Das Beispiel Musik. Guest lecture. Philipps University Marburg, 19.12.2017.