Empirical Research

Research using state of the art techniques and approaches to evaluate public policies and shed light on recent developments in the enterprise and public sector. We specialise on innovation, digitalisation, and entrepreneurship

Open Innovation

Open innovation for public and private entities using lean startup and design thinking approaches. We are innovation practitioners and also build digital tools for such processes

stake- holder Engag- ement

Designing processes that involve stake-holders, customers and the crowd. We use innovative offline and online formats to understand stakeholder and use their knowledge to arrive at solution that work

Strategy Consulting

From research to process design, process management and support with online and offline formats



The Viennese Food System

Food systems do significantly impact on climate change, health, land use and biodiversity loss. Food system innovation is essential to tackle these challenges and cities are major players in this field. 


Who is disrupting the food value chain (RISC)?

Is it Regulators, Incumbents, Startups or Consumers (RISC)? Or all of them? The food value chain is being redefined and many forces are at play right now. Major disruption are ahead. 

Popuphub II

Round two for the Popuphub of the Ministry for Climate Protection. The focus is on public interventions in view of the change process ahead. Are traditional policies still delivering or is a radical departure necessary?

The Future of Regulation

Climate change, raw material shortages, and social inequalities are collateral damages of our economic system not addressed by regulations. 

Boosting the Slovak Startup Ecosystem

 Solving pertinent issues in the Slovakian startup ecosystem as part of a EU PSF (Policy Support Facility) project.


Digitalisation in the public sector

The study analyses the state of the art in reporting and visualisation across public administrations in Europe.


Specific support to tunisia

 Helping Tunisia with ongoing restructuring of the national R&I system as part of a EU PSF team of experts. 

Digital Agenda Vienna

Supporting the City of Vienna to develop its digital strategy by designing and executing a process that mixes offline and online engagement processes.

Supporting the Telekom and mobilkom merger

 Facilitating the merger process through online tools that increase interaction across governance layers and enable innovative strategy building and validation.  

Big Data, Innovation and privacy

Analysing the General Data Protection Directive (GDPR) from a legal, technical and innovation and industrial policy perspective. 

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