DI Stefan Philipp

Section: Research Policy & Development

Function: Coordinator of the 'Transformative Innovation Lab'


  • Phone: ++43-1-495 04 42 / 79
  • Fax: ++43-1-495 04 42 / 40
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Work and research focus:

Researcher, project manager, team leader working on:

  • Research, technology and innovation policy
  • Transformation of socio-technical systems
  • Regional policy
  • Evaluations

Interested in the interfaces between innovationy, policy, and society

Running and completed projects:

Participation at events:

Education and career:

Stefan Philipp (m) is a researcher and project coordinator at the Centre for Social Innovation, Vienna, Austria. At ZSI, he coordinates the ‘Transformative Innovation Lab’, an internal team working on socio-technical system change and new forms of governance in the context of ‘third frame’ innovation policy. Stefan is involved in with a focus on mission and problem-oriented innovation policy, regional development incl. smart specialisation, Living Lab methodology, scientometric studies, studies on social innovation, as well as evaluation of RTI-policies. He deploys a broad set of qualitative and quantitative methods. During the last years, he coordinated the H2020 project CHERRIES and the FFG project PLAISIR.


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