Prof. Dr. Ferdinand Thies


Prof. Dr. Ferdinand Thies Dozent

  • Address Berner Fachhochschule
    Business School
    Institut Digital Technology Management
    Brückenstrasse 73
    3005 Bern


  • Digital Research Seminar


  • Platform Economics

  • Digital Business Models

  • Crowdfunding

  • Digital Technologies

  • Digital Platforms

  • Content Entrepreneurship


  • 2021 Research Professor Bern University of Applied Sciences
  • 2017-2021 Assistant Professor University of Liechtenstein
  • 2013-2017 Research Associate Technical University Darmstadt
  • 2013-2017 Doctorate Technical University Darmstadt
  • 2009-2011 Master LMU Munich
  • 2005-2009 Bachelor LMU Munich



  • Association for Information Systems

  • Academy of Management


The award is given out annually by the student council of the University of Liechtenstein

The research price is awarded annually by the University of Liechtenstein

ECIS is a meeting place for European and non-European IS researchers from various cultures and countries, and reflects specific and innovative IS research dealing with the overarching networked society.

ICIS is the major annual meeting of the Association for Information Systems (AIS), which has over 4,000 members representing universities in over 95 countries worldwide. It is the most prestigious gathering of academics and practitioners in the IS discipline, and provides a forum for networking and sharing of latest ideas and highest calibre scientific work amongst the IS profession.