Sub-theme 36: Framing Innovation with Words: A Linguistic Approach

Gino Cattani, New York University, USA
Dirk Deichmann, Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Simone Ferriani, University of Bologna, Italy, & City, University of London, United Kingdom
Session I: Thursday, July 06, 09:00 to 10:30, Magistero – Aggiunto – 1_7A
Stories of Innovators
Chair: Simone Ferriani
Kaushik Bagchi
Ontological novelty at the knowledge frontier: The stories of Évariste Galois and Niels Henrick Abel
Discussant(s): Mariel N. Jurriens
Mariel N. Jurriens
Nobody knows, but nobody knows... that my name is the innovator
Discussant(s): Kaushik Bagchi
Session II: Thursday, July 06, 11:00 to 12:30, Magistero – Aggiunto – 1_7A
New Categories
Chair: Gino Cattani
Ciro Donald Esposito, Xue Li, Jonathan Sitruk, Balázs Szatmári and Nachoem Wijnberg
Identification of Emerging Scientific Fields using Text Analysis
Discussant(s): Magdalena Winkler
Raghu B. Garud and Jacob Klopp
Discussant(s): Ciro Donald Esposito
Magdalena Winkler and Mia Raynard
Label wars? The emergence of the nascent market category for cellular meat
Discussant(s): Raghu Garud
Session III: Thursday, July 06, 14:00 to 15:30, Magistero – Aggiunto – 1_7A
Labels and Communication
Chair: Dirk Deichmann
Lea Ruesch, Niels Van Quaquebeke, Maria Besiou and Christian Troester
Viral tweets to fight the virus: How authenticity and confidence affect experts’ information diffusion
Discussant(s): Johannes Schmalisch
Angelo Tomaselli and Tao Wang
Déjà vu? Translation of project ideas in movie remakes
Discussant(s): Lea Ruesch
Johannes Schmalisch
Talk culture to me – The influence of social interactions on label assignment behaviours
Discussant(s): Angelo Tomaselli
Session IV: Friday, July 07, 09:00 to 10:30, Magistero – Aggiunto – 1_7A
Narratives and Metaphors
Chair: Gino Cattani
Francesca Bacco and Andrea Coali
Are scientific minds evaluated better? Unveiling the impact of scientific thinking training on the evaluation of entrepreneurial narratives
Discussant(s): Karl Taeuscher
Katharina Zangerle
Then my baby is a baby no longer: Organizing emotions through romanticizing metaphors in creative processes in the life sciences
Discussant(s): Francesca Bacco
Karl Taeuscher and Michael Lounsbury
Who claims to be most distinctive? Unpacking the relationship between innovations and the distinctiveness of entrepreneurial narratives
Discussant(s): Katharina Zangerle
Session V: Friday, July 07, 11:00 to 12:30, Magistero – Aggiunto – 1_7A
Chair: Simone Ferriani
Wenyao (Will) G. Zhao
Innovation framing, stakeholder signaling, and disclosure in rhetoric: A symbolic convergence approach
Discussant(s): Antoine Blanc
Antoine Blanc and Alex Deslée
Constructing innovation through the conflagration between two linguistic frames: A lexicometric analysis of new digital services and privacy
Discussant(s): Vitaliano Barberio
Vitaliano Barberio, Alberto Monti and Antonio Paco Giuliani
Framing innovation through rhetorical strategies: Insights from crowdfunding
Discussant(s): Wenyao (Will) Zhao
Session VI: Friday, July 07, 14:00 to 15:30, Magistero – Aggiunto – 1_7A
Outsider and Newcomer Challenges
Chair: Dirk Deichmann
Denise Falchetti, Gino Cattani and Simone Ferriani
Novelty evaluation and framing strategies: The outsider challenge
Discussant(s): Zahra Kashanizadeh
Afra Koulaei van Oest
Linguistic construal and responses to group member’s voice
Discussant(s): Denise Falchetti
Zahra Kashanizadeh, Pourya Darnihamedani and Henk W. Volberda
Only time will tell! Analyzing legitimacy tactics of new ventures
Discussant(s): Afra Koulaei van Oest
Session VII: Saturday, July 08, 09:00 to 10:30, Magistero – Aggiunto – 1_7A
Group Discussion
Session VIII: Saturday, July 08, 11:00 to 12:30, Magistero – Aggiunto – 1_7A
Linguistics in the Creative Industry
Chair: Gino Cattani
Paul Muller, Sylvain Amisse-Paoletti and Bérangère L. Szostak
Sing for the moment. Authentication strategies and artists’ statuses in creative industries: A discourse approach
Discussant(s): Joeri Mol
Demetrius Lewis and Giacomo Negro
A transformers embedding approach to measuring creative innovation with textual data
Discussant(s): Paul Muller
Joeri Mol and Graham Sewell
Don’t you walk through my words (‘cause you ain’t heard me out yet): Reggae and the commodification of Jamaican music
Discussant(s): Demetrius Lewis