Vladimir Blagojević started his career helping R&D teams transition towards professional software-intensive product development organizations, focusing on testing and product quality, and application of agile development. Vladimir joined Sirris in 2006, and helped in shaping the software engineering group, building up relevant knowledge and advisory services and starting research initiatives. His focus is in developing new solutions for risk management of product failures in hardware/software co-design, and his interests lie in agile and flexible product development, and application of social technologies for innovation support and other software product development challenges.