Stefan Philipp is project coordinator and researcher at the Centre for Social Innovation, Vienna, Austria. He is currently coordinating the H2020 funded project Cherries – “Constructing Healthcare Environments through Responsible Research Innovation and Entrepreneurship Strategies”. Moreover, he is involved in projects with a focus on mission and problem-oriented innovation policy, regional development incl. smart specialisation, Living Lab methodology, scientometric studies, studies on social innovation as well as evaluation of RTI-policies. He deploys a broad set of qualitative and quantitative methods with a focus on data driven research. Mr. Philipp holds a Master’s degree in spatial planning from the University of Technology Vienna and is currently pursuing a PhD at the Université Paris-Est Marne-la-Vallée. Before joining ZSI, he worked as junior researcher at the Austrian Institute for Regional Studies (ÖIR).