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Cambridge Service Alliance

developing new understanding and approaches to complex service systems

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The Cambridge Service Alliance 

The Cambridge Service Alliance is a unique global partnership between businesses and universities. It brings together the world’s leading firms and academics, all of whom are devoted to delivering today the tools, education and insights needed for the complex service solutions of tomorrow. 

About the Cambridge Service Alliance 

Founded in 2010 by BAE Systems, IBM and the University of Cambridge’s Institute for Manufacturing and Judge Business School, the Cambridge Service Alliance brings together world-leading organisations with an interest in complex service systems to: 

  • Conduct insightful, yet practical research to improve the design and deployment of high-performance complex service systems. 
  • Create and develop industrially applicable tools and techniques that deliver competitive advantage. 
  • Provide an unparalleled network of academics and industrialists that share experience, knowledge and insight in how better to design and deploy high-performance complex service systems. 
  • Develop and deliver public and member-only education programmes to raise the skill levels of organisations. 

Cambridge Service Alliance

Welcome to the Cambridge Service Alliance…

  • a unique global alliance between leading businesses and universities;
  • bringing together the world's leading firms and academics;
  • all of whom are devoted to delivering today the tools, education and insights needed for the complex service solutions of tomorrow.

Members of the Cambridge Service Alliance include BAE Systems, Caterpillar, IBM and the University of Cambridge.

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Risks of Outcome-Based Service Contracts

Feb 21, 2017

February Paper on 'Investigating risks of outcome-based service contracts from a provider's perspective' by Jingchen Hou and Andy Neely

New Pro-Vice-Chancellor Role for Professor Andy Neely

Feb 15, 2017

Professor Andy Neely, the University of Cambridge's new Pro-Vice-Chancellor of Enterprise and Business Relations.

Webinar on Classification of Noisy Data

Feb 13, 2017

13 February 2017 - Classification of Noisy Data: An Approach Based on Genetic Algorithms and Voronoi Tessellation - Abdul Khan

A Process for B2B Partnerships - designing to deliver capability across companies

Jan 26, 2017

Executive Briefing and Podcast on B2B Partnership - designing to deliver capability across companies.

Podcast on Ecosystems Value Framework

Jan 23, 2017

Dr Florian Urmetzer, Senior Research Associate, Cambridge Service Alliance talks about his new paper: The Ecosystem Value Framework: Supporting Managers to Understand Value Exchange between Core Businesses in Service Ecosystems. The paper is co-authored with Veronica Martinez and Andy Neely.

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