Borut Likar

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Borut Likar is a research counsellor and a full professor at the UP-Faculty of management and University of Ljubljana-Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, where he is also a member of research lab. He is a President of Academic Assembly at UP FM as well. His work encompasses management of creativity, R&D, technology, and innovation processes in the field of educational system and industry. His entire bibliography econpasses over 1000 records. He is an innovator, initiator and the head of more than 60 successful R&D (inter)national projects as well as the author of 12 patents, countless models and copyright works, which many proved to be very marketable. He is a recipient of 24 (inter)national awards. Among numerous lectures he has given, the talks at the United Nations’ headquarters in Geneva and two at the European Parliament in Brussels were met with a particularly wide response.


Academic year 2022/23
Academic year 2023/24



LIKAR, Borut, TRČEK, Denis. Orde ab Chao method for disruptive innovations creation (with COVID-19 pandemic case application). Frontiers in psychology. Feb. 2021, vol. 11, str. 1-12, ilustr. ISSN 1664-1078., DOI: 10.3389/fpsyg.2020.581968.

ROBLEK, Vasja, MEŠKO, Maja, PUŠAVEC, Franci, LIKAR, Borut. The role and meaning of the digital transformation as a disruptive innovation on small and medium manufacturing enterprises. Frontiers in psychology. 2021, vol. 12, art. 592528, str. 1-18, ilustr. ISSN 1664-1078.

LIKAR, Borut. Pametno inoviranje izdelkov, procesov in storitev. V: LEISENBERG, Manfred (ur.), et al. Model SMeART in smernice za poslovno sodelovanje med univerzo in gospodarstvom. Brezplačna elektronska izd. Koper: Založba Univerze na Primorskem, 2021. Str. 91-105, ilustr. ISBN 978-961-293-051-6, ISBN 978-961-293-052-3.



VETWork - Digital Culture for the 21st Century Vocational Education

I-THEN - International Technical Higher Education Network

PANORAMED - a governance platform that supports multilateral cooperation in the MED region for joint responses to common challenges


V5-1932, Monitoring and evaluation of impact of Strategic research and innovation partnerships

P2-0266, Advanced Manufacturing Technologies for High Quality and Sustainable Production


PhD, full professor in Management

PhD, full professor in Mechanical Engineering

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