ZSI implements research and application projects on the social embedding and impact of all types of innovations and contributes to the design and diffusion of socially accepted and sustainable innovations to meet global challenges.
ZSI is organised along three departments:
Work & Equal Opportunities
Research Policies & Development
Technology & Knowledge
Facts at a glance:
operational since 1990 / currently on average 50+ projects in progress / more than 450 projects concluded / 60+ team members employed / more than 800 cooperation partners (organisations that we worked with in our projects) / several 100 publications (project reports, articles and book contributions) / 100s of past events organised (workshops, conferences, seminars, etc.) / more than 2000 fans on Facebook and twitter / 100 different social media canals by current projects and individual ZSI experts / 1000s of visitors at our project related websites and more than several 10.000 subscribers of our project related eNewsletters