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Zentrum für Soziale Innovation - Centre for Social Innovation (ZSI)

 Contact details
Contact personProf. Dr. Josef Hochgerner
Scientific Director 
StreetLinke Wienzeile 246 
Address 1150 - Vienna (Austria) 
Phone+43 1 4950442 
EmailShow Email
Webwww.zsi.at
Social Media+43 1 4950442 40
 Organisation details
Employees (in Depart.)51-250 
Organisation TypeNon profit 
 Research Focus

 Fields of activities:
» Sociology

 Brief description of your activity focus
Developing the concept of social innovation, its scientific and practical establishment and implementation

 Details about Expertise / Competences / Technologies
Founder (1990) and scientific director of the Centre for Social Innovation, professor (sociology) at the
University of Vienna. ZSI is an independent, private nonprofit institute, financed by revenues from
projects providing research, education and training, advisory services for public bodies, and network
co-ordination. A multi-disciplinary staff of currently 63 works towards generation, dissemination and
implementation of knowledge in three areas of topical relevance pertaining the development of
society under conditions of globalisation: Work & Equal Opportunities, Research Policies and
Development, Technology and Knowledge.
Professional experience in research institutions, social partners‘ organisations, national and
European agencies and advisory boards concerning funding of RTD and innovation (1976-1995),
teaching in adult education and at various universities in Austria and abroad. 1995-1998 professor
(technology assessment, sociology of technology) at the University of Natural Resources and Applied
Life Sciences (BOKU, Vienna). 1998-2003 Secretary General of the International Forum on Work,
Information Society and Employment, 2001-2005 President of the Austrian Sociological Association.
 Research Activities

 EU Framework Programme related activities:
» Structural changes in the knowledge economy and society
» Socio-economic development trajectories
» Regional, territorial and social cohesion
» Demographic changes
» Participation and citizenship in Europe
» Developing better indicators for policy
» Research systems and research policies in Europe
» Mutual learning and co-operation

 Project participation
 
Project #1
Project TypeOther (International)
FunctionPartner
Project TitleMultilingual Urban Network for the Integration of City Planners and Involved local Actors, 1995-1997
AcronymMUNICIPIA
 
Project #2
Project TypeOther (International)
FunctionCoordinator
Project TitleThe European Charter for Telework, 1996-1998
AcronymDIPLOMA
 
Project #3
Project TypeOther (International)
FunctionPartner
Project TitleVoluntary Industrial Code of Practice for global eWork, 2001-2002
AcronymVIP
 
Project #4
Project TypeFP6
FunctionPartner
Project TitleRecognizing Central and Eastern European Centres of RTD; 2002-2004
AcronymRECORD
 
Project #5
Project TypeOther (International)
FunctionPartner
Project TitlePractical Regional Research and Innovation Policy in Action; 2005-2007
AcronymProAct
 
Project #6
Project TypeOther (International)
FunctionPartner
Project TitleeGovernment in the Russian Federation, 2006- 2007

 International and national projects beyond EU Framework Programme
Founder (1990) and scientific director of the Centre for Social Innovation, professor (sociology) at the
University of Vienna. ZSI is an independent, private nonprofit institute, financed by revenues from
projects providing research, education and training, advisory services for public bodies, and network
co-ordination. A multi-disciplinary staff of currently 63 works towards generation, dissemination and
implementation of knowledge in three areas of topical relevance pertaining the development of
society under conditions of globalisation: Work & Equal Opportunities, Research Policies and
Development, Technology and Knowledge.
Professional experience in research institutions, social partners‘ organisations, national and
European agencies and advisory boards concerning funding of RTD and innovation (1976-1995),
teaching in adult education and at various universities in Austria and abroad. 1995-1998 professor
(technology assessment, sociology of technology) at the University of Natural Resources and Applied
Life Sciences (BOKU, Vienna). 1998-2003 Secretary General of the International Forum on Work,
Information Society and Employment, 2001-2005 President of the Austrian Sociological Association.
See https://www.zsi.at/attach/CV_hochgerner_en1p.pdf

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