Stefanie Schramm, Researcher

Stefanie Schramm

Stefanie Schramm has been a research assistant at the Borderstep Institute since April 2019 in the field of digitization and Green IT. Currently she supports the projects HotFlAd (waste heat recovery from compact data centers with hot fluid adsorption cooling system) and CliDiTrans (climate protection potentials of digital transformation).

Her main research interest is transdisciplinary research in the context of sustainable development. She gained her first practical experience in this field as part of the project Zukunftsstadt Lüneburg 2030+ during her master’s degree in sustainability science at Leuphana University Lüneburg. The aim of the project was to establish The Global Goals for Sustainable Development at the local level.

The focus of her studies in Lüneburg was on human scientific sustainability research. Stefanie Schramm obtained her bachelor’s degree in industrial engineering at the HTW Berlin. During her studies she worked as a student trainee at Solon in Quality Management and at Siemens in Supply Chain Management.

Stefanie gained practical experience in sustainability during her volunteer service in Kolkata (India) for the Deutsche Welthungerhilfe. There she worked in the area of Joint Forest Management. In her spare time she relaxes with yoga.


Stefanie Schramm
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Borderstep News

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