Sofi earned her PhD in Innovation & Design in 2007 on the topic Collaborative Product Development. From 2007 to 2011 she was working as a consultant within Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) in Telecom industry. In 2010 Sofi returned to academia and is now combining her position as Senior Services Research at Ericsson AB with a post doc position at MDH within Product Development.
Sofi is mainly focusing on the combined offering of Products and Services in Swedish industry, i.e. Product Service Systems (PSS).
ENABLER OR INHIBITOR - UNDERSTANDING THE ROLE OF KPIS (Nov 2014) Sofi W Elfving, Antje Lienert , Nina Washington , Uta Wilkens 3rd International Business Servitization Conference (Servitization)
At a Crossroads: Case Study Analysis of the Organizational Challenges within the Transformation Path to an IPS2 (Jun 2014) Sofi W Elfving, Nina Washington , Antje Lienert , Uta Wilkens 6th CIRP Conference on Industrial Product-Service Systems (CIRP)
Product Service System Challenges within Telecommunication: Reaching the Era of Mutual Dependency (Nov 2012) Sofi W Elfving, Neil Urquhart 4th CIRP International Conference on Industrial Product-Service Systems
A Road Map for Future Research on Industrial Product-Service Systems (IPS2): A Systematic Review (Oct 2012) Stefan Cedergren, Sofi W Elfving, Joakim Eriksson, Vinit Parida 4th CIRP International Conference on Industrial Product-Service Systems
Analysis of the Industrial Product-Service Systems (IPS2) Literature: A Systematic Review (Jun 2012) Stefan Cedergren, Sofi W Elfving, Joakim Eriksson, Vinit Parida The 6th IEEE International Conference on Management of Innovation and Technology
Important Factors for Project Performance in Collaborative Product Development: A Survey Investigating Contextual Settings (Mar 2009) Sofi W Elfving International Journal of Product Development