Linköping University (LiU) is a research-based university with excellence in education. Since the start in the late 1960s, Linköping University has been an innovator, creating new study programs and new ways to tackle research problems. It is now one of Sweden’s larger academic institutions and situated in Linköping, Sweden.
There are four faculties: Arts and Sciences, Educational Sciences, Health Sciences and the Institute of Technology. The focus of LiU is interdisciplinary work. That is why there are 14 large departments combining knowledge from several disciplines.
Responsible Innovation Story with Borderstep 15.12.2020
What is the state of sustainability in Europe? And what do sustainable business models look like in concrete terms? Responsible Innovation Story" explores these questions in an interview with Borderstep founder Klaus Fichter. More
Special Issue on Assessing and forecasting the sustainability impact of new ventures 21.10.2020
The Journal of Cleaner Production is planning a special issue to evaluate and forecast the impact of start-ups on sustainability. Borderstep director Prof. Dr. Klaus Fichter is guest editor. Proposals can be submitted. More
Green start-ups need more tailwind 21.07.2020
An article on the Bertelsmann Foundation's innovation platform presents the Green Startup Monitor 2020. The team of authors analyzes which forms of funding help the community. One example is the StartGreen Award, which Borderstep has been presenting since 2015 as part of the Startup Week Germany. More