Personal details

Dr Erwin Fielt
Senior Lecturer
Faculty of Science,
School of Information Systems
Discipline *
Information Systems
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PhD (Delft University of Technology), MSc (Industrial Engineering and Management) (University of Twente)

Professional memberships
and associations

Member of the Association for Information Systems (AIS) and Certified Professional and Member of the Australian Computer Society (ACS).


Information technology and systems, Business and IT strategy, Innovation strategy and management, Business model design and innovation, Service science, management and engineering, Digital innovation, Platform design and management, Business networks and ecosystems, Systems thinking and complexity, IT industry, professionals and consulting

* Field of Research code, Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC), 2008


Erwin Fielt is a Senior Lecturer at the School of Information Systems of the Science and Engineering Faculty at QUT.

Erwin Fielt’s ambitions are to understand the role of Information Technology (IT) in our economy and society and to use this understanding to support individuals and organizations with the development of new value propositions and different ways of organizing.

Erwin Fielt’s research and teaching focus on the intersection between business and IT where new technologies and applications have to create value for organizations and individuals, in particular innovation, strategy and business models.

He has experience in the IT industry as researcher, consultant and practitioner and has a PhD from the Delft University of Technology and a MSc from the University of Twente, both in the Netherlands. Erwin Fielt has presented his research at national and international outlets to practitioners and academia.

This information has been contributed by Dr Erwin Fielt.


Dr Erwin Fielt’s teaching interest are in the areas of:

  • IS/IT strategy, governance and management
  • Business model design and innovation
  • Digital innovation and transformation

Dr Erwin Fielt is teaching or has taught the following units to IT students:

  • IFN631 IT Governance [Master unit]
  • IFB399 IT Capstone Project Phase 2 [Bachelor unit]
  • IAB270 Innovation and Disruption [Bachelor unit]
  • IAB370 Digital Transformation [Bachelor unit]
  • INB301/IAB202 The Business of IT [Bachelor unit]
  • INN701 Advanced Research Topics [HDR unit]

In addition, Dr Erwin Fielt has conducted guest lectures for Master students and supervised Master student projects.

This information has been contributed by Dr Erwin Fielt.


For publications by this staff member, visit QUT ePrints, the University's research repository.


Awards and recognition

Academic Honours, Prestigious Awards or Prizes
Reference year
Best paper award at the International Conference on Research and Innovation in Information Systems (ICRIIS 2011). The conference was organized by the Information Systems Departments of both the International Islamic University, Malaysia (IIUM) and Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) and was co-sponsored by the IEEE Computer society.
Academic Honours, Prestigious Awards or Prizes
Reference year
Best poster award at dg.o 2008, the 9th Annual International Conference on Digital Government Research. This conference is hosted by the Digital Government Society of North America (DGSNA) and CEFRIO (Centre francophone d'informatisation des organisations).
Academic Honours, Prestigious Awards or Prizes
Reference year
Best paper award at the Workshop on e-Business 2006 (WeB 2006), a pre-ICIS Workshop Sponsored by Association of Information Systems Special Interest Group on e-Business (AIS SIGeBIZ)