SRII community members, service business professionals, institutions, and academics from around the world are encouraged to nominate.
SRII is an established and world-renowned community that focuses on enabling industry, government, and academia to share information, connect with peers, and collaborate around service research and innovation ideas and best practices.
Joining the advisory board of SRII complements our innovation strategy by adding a unique services perspective.
SRII members will also gain access to a portal of information, including existing research, funding recommendations and market analysis papers.
SRII used Lithium community-building technology to incorporate a number of interactive solutions that will help to extend the traditional online customer community.
Lithium's technology and support made it easy to create a virtual online community that our members and guests want to visit and contribute to," said Tom Pridham, executive director of SRII.
Sun Microsystems will serve as an advisory board member for the SRII.
Sun is looking to work with the SRII to create best practices around services delivery and innovation across the industry and the globe.
As the convergence of technologies takes place, complexities increase at both the consumer and enterprise levels," said Tom Pridham, executive director of the SRII.
In the future, the SRII website will include a listing of published research relevant to services innovation as well as a directory of conferences, publications and universities with programs covering services and service innovation.
Our professional relationships with organizations such as SSPA and TPSA and now SRII
illustrate our commitment to taking AFSMI to the next level of impact on behalf of our members," said Schoenewald.
has registered the patent in over 100 countries worldwide.