Professor Sandström currently works at Chalmers University of Technology, the Ratio Institute and is affiliated with Jönköping International Business School, Sweden. He has been a visiting scholar at Victoria University in New Zealand, ETH in Switzerland and at the University of Cambridge doing research on the disruptive potential of 3D Printing. More recent publications concern the sharing economy’s impact and the interplay between technology, politics and business strategies in the telecommunications sector. He currently serves on the board of A3CERT.
Sandström’s thesis was awarded a three year postdoctoral scholarship from Jan Wallanders and Tom Hedelius’ foundation at Handelsbanken (2011). His research has been published in some of the leading academic journals on economics of innovation and technology management (more info here). An appreciated public speaker, Dr. Sandström was in 2009 awarded as the best lecturer by industrial engineering students at Chalmers. In 2018, he received the Pedagogical Prize at Chalmers University of Technology for innovative teaching methods.