A Special Interest Group (SIG) is a unit of ISSIP that is started and led by ISSIP Institutional members to drive a long-term service innovation agenda that benefits individuals, institutions, and society.


For more information about the active SIGs, please click on the links below.

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The mission of the Education & Research SIG is to increase quantity and quality of service science related educational materials, courses and degree programs as well as open data sets for service systems research, to increase the number of T-shaped service innovators globally.
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The goal of this SIG is to define and lead the shifts in Services Innovation, accelerating the platform that will solve the robust, industry-wide problems. Service is everything and is eating everything. This is all that will matter in the future: “No such thing as product – just something that delivers a service”.
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The Internet of Everything SIG is being formed, and more information will be posted on this page soon. If you are interested in learning more, please send an email to [email protected]
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The Service Design SIG (SD-SIG) is organized and will be operated exclusively for educational, research, scientific, and technical purposes in support of improving the user experience of customers, providers, and stake holders in the service industry.
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The mission of ISSIP Software Defined Network, SDN, SIG is to promote education related to SDN and software defined services; assess the impact of SDN on required knowledge and skill sets.