Realizing Impact – Radical Innovations Follow-up Project

Duration January 2016 – January 2020

Project manager René John

Client BMBF

Cooperation partner Fraunhofer Center for Responsible Research and Innovation beim IAO sowie dem Institut für Rechtsmedizin Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin

In cooperation with the Fraunhofer Center for Responsible Research and Innovation at the IAO and the Institut für Rechtsmedizin Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin, funded by the BMBF (2016-2019).

The aim of the project is to develop measures, methods and tools to promote the emergence of radical innovations in the interaction between the various actors in an innovation system and within organizations. These innovations, which represent a radical break with conventional structures, cannot be created in day-to-day business. In order to test and further develop the developed measures, methods and tools, they are applied in the field of health prevention for refugees.

Subproject 2, for which ISInova is responsible, is developing a tool to identify the radical potential of ideas and to control the typically risky decision-making processes that follow. The tool is implemented computer-based. This project continues the work of the exploratory project “Radical Innovation”. Here you can find the project flyer.

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