We will discuss the role of applied research before (e.g. foresight studies), during (e.g. vaccine research) and after (e.g. acceleration of change) crises. Can crises and challenges lead to more sustainable societies and economies and how can research, technology and innovation contribute to this?
Research in Times of Crisis: Benefits of Applied Research?
Managing Director and Head of Research, Salzburg Research Forschungsgesellschaft mbH, Salzburg
Managing Director, FFG Austrian Research Promotion Agency, Vienna
Managing Director, METTOP GmbH; President, Austrian Cooperative Research, Vienna
Head of Center Innovation Systems and Policy, AIT Austrian Institute of Technology GmbH, Vienna
Professor of Educational Psychology and Evaluation; Head of Department of Applied Psychology: Work, Education, Economy, Faculty of Psychology, University of Vienna
Innovation Expert, Austrian Federal Ministry for Climate Action, Environment, Energy, Mobility, Innovation and Technology, Vienna