Professor of MIS and Strategy
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  • Digital Innovation and Design December 9, 2014
    This is a keynote presentation that I made at ISB Digital Summit this summer.
  • digitalization of products and the changing landscape of design September 8, 2014
    Ever since the introduction of iPhone featuring a flat multi-touch screen that replaced physical keyboards, the scope of traditional industrial design on new product developments has been shrinking. Instead of providing physical interface, many companies opted to offer software-defined functions...
  • What Samsung Could Have and Should Have Done Today September 4, 2014
    Samsung unveiled Galaxy Note Edge which is featuring a curved screen. It offers a new possibility that enable offer new ways to use smartphones. Yet, as many reporters have already pointed out, whether this “innovation” will succeed or not largely...
  • Apps and Maps BITs 2014 Summer Program July 21, 2014
    Over the last three years, Temple University's Urban Apps & Maps Studios has been running Apps & Maps BITs Summer Program. This year, 95 girls and 84 boys are participating in the program. They are working with over 30 Temple...
  • Books I read recently June 30, 2014
    These are few books I have read over the last several weeks as I was traveling. Man’s Search for Meaning by Viktor E. Frankl - Simply a classic. The power of discovering meaning in all we do. Diversity and Complexity...


Youngjin Yoo


Harry A. Cochran Professor in MIS
Professor of Strategy
Director, Center for Design+Innovation
PI, Urban Apps & Maps Studios
Fox School of Business, Temple University
2o1A Speakman Hall
1810 N. 13th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19122
Phone: 215-204-3058
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