NOIS 
Network Organization, Innovation, and Strategy

Mission

NOIS center aims at fostering high standards of research quality, international collaboration, and methodological innovation.
It promotes cooperation with firms and institutions to contribute to a culture of strategic and organizational innovation, offering new ideas, tools, methods.

Scope and approach

NOIS center promotes and develops research on the broad area of networks and inter-organizational relationships. Its multidisciplinary approach spans from strategy, organization, innovation processes to economics, applied mathematics, and social sciences in general.

National Observatory of Inter-firm Networks

Osservatorio nazionale sulle reti di impresa

NOIS is the founding partner of the National Observatory of Inter-firm Networks, together with our partners Infocamere and Retimpresa.
The Observatory collects data on the evolution of Italian interfirm networks through an annual research project.

Anna Cabigiosu is the scientific coordinator of the project.

Highlights

NOIS Workshop 

May, 2022
The workshop is the occasion to present and discuss the developments of the contributions
submitted in answer to the call for chapters for the NOIS book 

NOIS Seminar on the Evolution of Interorganizational Networks 

April 2022
Maria Martini Barzolai, Paolo Pellizzari e Marco Tolotti  present and discuss their paper.

“A Multi-Disciplinary Approach to Network Studies”  - NOIS Workshop 

February, 2022
The workshop is the occasion to present and discuss the developments of the contributions submitted in answer to the call for chapters for the NOIS book titled “A multi-disciplinary approach to network studies”

“Models and Networks” - The third NOIS meeting of the Perspectives series

December, 2021
How can the studies based on network models shed new light on the studies that explore networks from an organizational/managerial perspective, and vice versa? Researchers discuss the answers to these questions during the third NOIS meeting of the Perspectives series. 

NOIS Seminar on Simmelian Ties

December, 2021
Sasha Piccione presents and discusses her paper.

“A Multi-Disciplinary Approach to Network Studies” – NOIS Workshop 

October 2021
The workshop is the occasion to present and discuss the contributions submitted in answer to the call for chapters for the NOIS book titled “A multi-disciplinary approach to network studies”. 

NOIS Seminar on Data Analytics and Machine Learning

July 2021
Andrea Pontiggia and Giovanni Fasano present and discuss their paper.

NOIS Seminar on Interorganizational Collaboration

June 2021
Francesca Bacco and Anna Comacchio present and discuss their paper.

NOIS Seminar on Multi-unit Assignment Problem

April 2021
Antonio Romero-Medina and Matteo Triossi present and discuss their paper.

“Network Structure & Agency” - The second NOIS meeting of the Perspectives series

February 2021
The relation between structure and agency is a central debate in network studies. How do we understand such a relation? How do we approach it? Researchers discuss these questions during the second NOIS meeting of the Perspectives series. 

NOIS Seminar on Governance and Innovation Performance in Networks

January 2021
Stefano Li Pira, Anna Moretti and Francesco Zirpoli present and discuss their paper.