Projects

Riconfigure

  • Status
    Ongoing
  • Start date
    May 1, 2018
  • Runtime
    30 months
  • Contact
    Meine Koeslag

Reconfiguring Research and Innovation Constellations

RiConfigure - Including civil society in the innovation process

Understanding how best to support the involvement of traditionally overseen participants in the innovation process is the purpose for which the research project RiConfigure has been established. When addressing the numerous challenges we as a society face today, it is crucial we find a structure and a policy to involve this diverse group of actors in society’s innovation team. Biases and blind spots are easier to overcome when involving the whole range of society – this means adding a forth leg to the triple helix. The DNA of innovation could and should consist of: Government, Academia, Industry and Civil Society – the triple helix becomes a quadruple helix.

RiConfigure - Actors in the quadruple helix

Grant provider

This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 788047

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