Johannes Neumann – Comenius University in Bratislava, Faculty of Management, Odbojárov 10, Bratislava 820 05, Slovak Republic
Milan Fekete – Comenius University in Bratislava, Faculty of Management, Odbojárov 10, Bratislava 820 05, Slovak Republic

DOI: https://doi.org/10.31410/EMAN.2021.183


5th International Scientific Conference – EMAN 2021 – Economics and Management: How to Cope With Disrupted Times, Online/Virtual, March 18, 2021, CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS published by: Association of Economists and Managers of the Balkans, Belgrade, Serbia; ISBN 978-86-80194-43-1, ISSN 2683-4510

Abstract:

This article is examining and determining the phenomenon of virtual cooperation in the
industrial environment. Its goal is to research and find insights into whether virtual corporations are a
viable alternative to classical and more traditional cooperation forms such as alliances, joint ventures
and others. Virtual Enterprises (VEs) are and could be therefore a new organizational business concept
to cope with actual and future challenges for companies in the globalization phases. This approach is
based on merging all core competencies of a company in a network like organization. This seems to be
a necessary response to deal with fast growing economies, fast changing conditions of certain markets
and to become an agile reacting company in this environment.

Keywords:

Virtual organization, Virtual enterprises, Virtualization, Cooperation forms, Collaboration, Technology.

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