Institute for Integrated Quality Design (IQD)

Institute for Integrated Quality Design (IQD)

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Institute for Integrated Quality Design (IQD)

Linz, Austria

Johannes Kepler University Linz (JKU)

Mission

Enable organisations to innovate for sustainability and circularity. 

Main Activities

We conduct research on innovation and value creation for the circular economy and sustainability-oriented innovation more broadly. This includes innovation on the level of products, product-service systems, and business models.

Organizational Structure

We are a small and dynamic research team located in an interdisciplinary space between Faculty of Social Sciences and Faculty of Technical Sciences. 

Contact

Dr. Erik G. Hansen
Professor

erik.hansen@jku.at

https://www.jku.at/en/institute-for-integrated-quality-design/