The management of the ‘Strategy, Innovation Policy, Strategic Foresight And Foundational Data And Analysis for Education And Research’ project involves providing Germany’s Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) with conceptual support for the implementation of the government’s strategy for research and innovation policy and for other general processes and topics relating to innovation policy. Its scope also includes funding for projects associated with the analysis of innovation and technology and for the foresight process. It also entails the provision of support with statistics and indicators for education, research and innovation.

As the project management agency for this project, VDI/VDE-IT provides specialist expertise and supports the BMBF with administration, organisation, analysis and conceptualisation.