WPZ Research GmbH, founded in July 2016 in Vienna, is a non-profit and independent research institute that supports the transfer of knowledge from basic and applied research to economic policy practice. Above all, WPZ Research aims to contribute to the further development of evidence-based policy advice in the areas of science, research and innovation. The associated Competence Centre for Higher Education Research deals with topics specifically related to the further development of higher education governance, funding, knowledge and technology transfer, entrepreneurship, digital transformation and curricula development at national and international level.

WPZ Research in the project BeyondScale:

    • Overall project responsibility and responsible for the project objectives: develop the entrepreneurial capacity of HEIs in a pan European community of practice, further development of the HEInnovate approach and document/ share emerging practices;
    • documents lessons learned, good practices and guidelines;
    • facilitates collaboration and contacts with national and European stakeholders;
    • supports dissemination and contribute to the academic debate.