Dr. Henning Kroll

Fraunhofer-Institut für
System- und Innovationsforschung ISI

Projektleiter

Werdegang

Studium der Geographie mit Schwerpunkt Wirtschaftsgeographie an der Universität Hannover. Von 2003 bis 2006 wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter in Forschung und Lehre am Institut für Wirtschafts- und Kulturgeographie der Universität Hannover. 2005 Promotion zum Thema universitäre Ausgründungen in China. Seit August 2006 wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter im Competence Center Politik - Wirtschaft - Innovation des Fraunhofer-Instituts für System- und Innovationsforschung ISI in Karlsruhe.

Arbeitsschwerpunkte

  • Analyse und Evaluation regionaler Innovations- und Technologiepolitik

  • Smart Specialisation
  • Advanced Manufacturing in deutschen und europäischen Regionen

  • Regionale Innovations- und Technologieindikatorik

  • Universitär-industrielle Beziehungen

  • Clusterbasierte Regionalentwicklung
  • Innovationssystem und -politik Chinas

Projekte

Publikationen

Kroll, H. (forthcoming): Smart Specialisation Policy in an Economically Well-Developed, Multi-Level Governance System. In: Radosevic, S./Andreescu, L./Wade, I./Roman, A. (eds.): Advances in the Theory of Smart Specialization. Elsevier: Amsterdam.

Muller, E./Zenker, A./Hufnagl, M./Héraud, J.-E./Schnabl, E./Makkonen, T./Kroll, H. (2017):
Smart specialisation strategies and cross-border integration of regional innovation systems: Policy dynamics and challenges for the Upper Rhine, Environment and Planning C: Politics and Space, 35(4), 684-702.

Koschatzky, K./Kroll, H./Schnabl, E./Stahlecker, T. (2017): Cluster policy adjustments in the context of smart specialization? Impressions from Germany. In: Fornahl, D./Hassink, R. (Eds.): The Life Cycle of Clusters. A Policy Perspective. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar, 173-200.

European Commission (2017): Study on frugal innovation and reengineering of traditional techniques. Key Findings from the Final Report. Short Version. Call for Tenders PP-02381-2015. (bearbeitet durch Kroll, H./Gabriel, M./Braun, A./Engasser, F./Meister, M./Muller, E./Nowlan, O./Neuhäusler, P./Saunders, T./Schnabl, E./Zenker, A.). Brüssel: European Commission.

Kroll, H./Gabriel, M. (2017): Frugal Innovation for Europe. Karlsruhe, London: Fraunhofer ISI, Nesta.

Kroll, H. (2017): The policy challenge in smart specialisation, A common approach meets European diversity. In: Bachtler, J./Berkowitz, P./Hardy, S./Muravska, T. (Eds.): EU Cohesion Policy. Reassessing performance and direction. Abingdon: Routledge, 115-126.

Kroll, H./Horvat, D./Copani, G./van de Velde, E./Simons, M./Jäger, A./PourAbdollahian, G./Wastyn, A./Naumanen, M. (2017): Dynamising the Uptake of Advanced Manufacturing Technologies in European Industries. 8 Proposals for Policy Action. Insights from a Recent Project for the European Commission. Karlsruhe: Fraunhofer ISI.

Kou, K./Kroll, H. (2017): Innovation output and state ownership: Empirical evidence from China's listed firms (= Discussion Papers Innovation Systems and Policy Analysis Nr. 55). Karlsruhe: Fraunhofer ISI.

Kroll, H. (2017): The Challenge of Smart Specialisation in less favoured Regions (= Working Papers Firms and Region Nr. R1/2017). Karlsruhe: Fraunhofer ISI.

Koschatzky, K./Kroll, H./Meyborg, M./Schnabl, E./Stahlecker, T./Buhl, C./Dwertmann, A./Hilbert, A./Huber, M. (2016): Ergebnisbericht der Begleitforschung "Forschungscampus - pro aktiv" zur Förderinitiative des BMBF "Forschungscampus - öffentlich-private Partnerschaft für Innovationen". Ergebnisse und Schlussfolgerungen. Karlsruhe/Berlin: Fraunhofer ISI, Institut für Innovation und Technik in der VDI/VDE Innovation + Technik GmbH.

Kroll, H./Muller, E./Zenker, A./Berghäuser, H./Hufnagl, M. (2016): Plural Innovation - Sourcing the Creative Crowd. Karlsruhe: Fraunhofer ISI.

Kroll, H. (2016): Policy Brief on Smart Specialisation. Karlsruhe: Fraunofer ISI.

Kroll, H. (2016): Exploring pathways ofregional technological development in China through patent analysis, World Patent Information, 46, 74–86.

Kroll, H./Gabriel, M./Braun, A./Muller, E./Neuhäusler, P./Schnabl, E./Zenker, A. (2016): A conceptual analysis of foundations, trends and relevant potentials in the field of frugal innovation (for Europe). Interim report to the European Commision. Brussels: European Commission, DG Research and Innovation.

Koschatzky, K./Stahlecker, T. (eds.) (2016): Public-private partnerships in research and innovation: Trends and international perspectives. Stuttgart: Fraunhofer Verlag.

Koschatzky, K./Kroll, H./Schubert, T. (2016): Wie können Universitätsleitungen die regionale Verankerung von Hochschulen stärken? Die Rolle dezentraler und zentraler Entscheidungsprozesse, die hochschule. journal für wissenschaft und bildung, 1, 32-39.

Capello, R./Kroll, H. (2016): From theory to practice in smart specialization strategy: emerging limits and possible future trajectories, European Planning Studies, 24, 1393-1406. DOI:10.1080/09654313.2016.1156058

Kroll, H./Meyer, N. (2016): Analysing FP7 from a Systemic Perspective What Role for the Delineation and the Set up of the Sub-Programmes? (= Working Papers Firms and Region Nr. R3/2016). Karlsruhe: Fraunhofer ISI.

Kroll, H./Böke, I./Schiller, D./Stahlecker, T. (2016): Bringing owls to Athens? The transformative potential of RIS3 for innovation policy in Germany's Federal States, European Planning Studies, 24, 1459-1477. DOI:10.1080/09654313.2016.1159666

Kroll, H. (2016): Supporting New Strategic Models of Science-Industry R&D Collaboration – A Review of Global Experiences (= Working Papers Firms and Region Nr. R2/2016). Karlsruhe: Fraunhofer ISI.

Kroll, H. (2016): Understanding the "Regional Policy Mix" - A Classification and Analysis of European Regions' Support Policies (= Working Papers Firms and Region Nr. R1/2016). Karlsruhe: Fraunhofer ISI.

Liefner, I./Kroll, H./Peighambari, A. (2016): Research-driven or party-promoted? Factors affecting patent applications of private SMEs in China's Pearl River Delta, Science and Policy Policy, June 2016. DOI:10.1093/scipol/scw002

Koschatzky, K./Kroll, H./Meyborg, M./Stahlecker, T./Dwertmann, A./Huber, M. (2015): Public-private partnerships in Research and Innovation - Case studies from Australia, Austria, Sweden and the United States (= Working Papers Firms and Region Nr. 2/2015). Karlsruhe: Fraunhofer ISI.

Stahlecker, T./Koschatzky, K./Kroll, H./Meyborg, M./Schnabl, E./Zenker. A. (2015): Machbarkeitsstudie für den "Monitor Wirtschaft und Region" der Bertelsmann-Stiftung zu den Themen: Innovation, Hochschule und Digitalisierung der Wirtschaft sowie drei Fallstudien (Nachhaltigkeit in Kommunen und Städten, Energieeffiziente Stadt und alternative Wohlstandskonzepte). Studie im Auftrag der Bertelsmann-Stiftung. Karlsruhe: Fraunhofer ISI.

Kroll, H./Dornbusch, F./Schnabl, E. (2015): Universities' Regional Involvement in Germany: How Academics' Objectives and Opportunity Shape Choices of Activity, Regional Studies, 50(9), 1595-1610. DOI: 10.1080/00343404.2015.1051016.

Kroll, H.Stahlecker, T. (2015): Prozess und Auswirkungen der Entwicklung von "Strategien intelligenter Spezialisierung" in deutschen Ländern, Studien zum deutschen Innovationssystem Nr. 14-2015. Berlin: EFI.

Kroll, H. (2015): Exploring Pathways of Regional Technological Development in China through Patent Analysis (= Working Papers Firms and Region Nr. R1/2015). Karlsruhe: Fraunhofer ISI.

Kroll, H. (2015): Efforts to Implement Smart Specialization in Practice - Leading Unlike Horses to the Water, European Planning Studies, 23, 10, 2079-2098. DOI: 10.1080/09654313.2014.1003036.

Schubert, T./Kroll, H. (2014): Universities' effects on regional GDP and unemployment: The case of German, Papers in Regional Science. DOI: 10.1111/pirs.12150.

Kroll, H./Schnabl, E. (2014): Patterns of Technology Transfer in Chinese Hotspots of Innovative Development - The Perspective of the Recipient Firms. Chinese Studies, 2014, 3, 83-95. DOI: 10.4236/chnstd.2014.33012.

Kroll, H./Schiller, D. (2014): The role of public R&D funding in innovation systems of East Asian and ASEAN catch-up coutries. In: Irawati, D./Rutten, R. (Ed.): Emerging Knowledge Economies in Asia. Abingdon: Routledge, 94-126.

Koschatzky, K./Dornbusch, F./Hufnagl, M./Kroll, H./Schnabl, E. (2014): Regionale Aktivitäten von Hochschulen - Motive, Anreize und politische Steuerung. Stuttgart: Fraunhofer Verlag.

Koschatzky, K./Schnabl, E./Zenker, A./Stahlecker, T./Kroll, H. (2014): The Role of Associations in Regional Innovation Systems (= Working Papers Firms and Regions Nr. R4/2014). Karlsruhe: Fraunhofer ISI.

Kroll, H./Muller, E./Schnabl, E./Zenker, A. (2014): From Smart Concept to Challenging Practice – How European Regions Deal with the Commission's Request for Novel Innovation Strategies (= Working Papers Firms and Regions Nr. R2/2014). Karlsruhe: Fraunhofer ISI.

Kroll, H./Schubert, T. (2014): On universities' long-term effects on regional value creation and unemployment - The case of Germany (= Working Papers Firms and Region Nr. R1/2014). Karlsruhe: Fraunhofer ISI.

Kroll, H./Frietsch, R. (2014): Regional structures and trends in China's innovation system - An indicator-based account of the last decade's developments. In: Liefner, I. (ed.): Innovation and regional development in China. New York, NY [u.a.]: Routledge, 41-72.

Schiller, D./Kroll, H. (2013): The global economic crisis as leverage for emerging regional growth paths in China? Differentiated evidence from China – three years onwards. In: Eriksson, S. (Ed.): Clusters and Economic Growth in Asia. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar, 85-118.

Koschatzky, K./Dornbusch, F./Hufnagl, M./Kroll, H./Schnabl, E./Schulze, N./Teufel, B. (2013): Regionale Aktivitäten von Hochschulen - Fallstudien von neun deutschen Universitäten und Fachhochschulen. Karlsruhe: Fraunhofer ISI.

Koschatzky, K./Hufnagl, M./Kroll, H./Daimer, S./Dornbusch, F./Schulze, N. (2013): Regionale Vernetzung von Hochschulen. In: Grande, E./Jansen, D./Jarren, O./Rip, A./Schimank, U./Weingart, P. (Hrsg.): Neue Governance der Wissenschaft. Reorganisation - externe Anforderungen - Medialisierung. Bielefeld: transcript Verlag, 163-182.

Koschatzky, K. unter Mitarbeit von Baier, E./Hemer, J./Kroll, H./Stahlecker, T. (2013): Heterogene Kooperationen im deutschen Forschungs- und Innovationssystem. Stuttgart: Fraunhofer Verlag.

Schubert, T./Kroll, H. (2013): Endbericht zum Projekt "Hochschulen als regionaler Wirtschaftsfaktor". Karlsruhe: Fraunhofer ISI.

Kroll, H./Schricke, E./Stahlecker, T. (2013): Scope and Determinants of the 'Third Role' of Higher Education Institutions in Germany, Higher Education Policy, 26, 263-284.

Sächsisches Staatsministerium für Wissenschaft und Kunst (2013) (Hrsg.): Sächsischer Technologiebericht 2012. Dresden: SMWK.

Baier, E./Kroll, H./Zenker, A. (2013): Templates of smart specialisation: Experiences of place-based regional development strategies in Germany and Austria (= Working Papers Firms and Region Nr. R5/2013). Karlsruhe: Fraunhofer ISI.

Stahlecker, T./Kroll, H. (2013): Policies to Build Research Infrastructures in Europe – Following Traditions or Building New Momentum? (= Working Papers Firms and Region Nr. R4/2013). Karlsruhe: Fraunhofer ISI.

Baier, E./Kroll, H./Zenker, A. (2013): Regional Autonomy with regard to Innovation Policy: A Differentiated Illustration of the European Status Quo (= Working Papers Firms and Region Nr. R3/2013). Karlsruhe: Fraunhofer ISI.

Kroll, H./Schricke, E. (2013): Patterns of Technology Transfer in Chinese Hotspots of Innovative Development - The Perspective of the Recipient Firms (= Working Papers Firms and Region Nr. R2/2013). Karlsruhe: Fraunhofer ISI.

Kroll, H./Stahlecker, T. (2012): Global Review of Competitive R&D Funding - A project commissioned by the World Bank, Washington. Karlsruhe: Fraunhofer ISI.

Dornbusch, F./Kroll, H./Schricke, E. (2012): Multiple Dimensions of Regionally-Oriented University Involvement - How Motivation and Opportunity Prompt German Researchers to Engage in Different Ways (= Working Papers Firms and Region Nr. R6/2012). Karlsruhe: Fraunhofer ISI.

Baier, E./Kroll, H./Schricke, E./Stahlecker, T. (2012): The regional innovation system of Baden-Württemberg reconsidered: path dependency and technological leadership. In: Fraunhofer ISI (Hrsg.): Innovation system revisited - Experiences from 40 years of Fraunhofer ISI research. Stuttgart: Fraunhofer Verlag, 171-192.

Hemer, J./Kroll, H. (2012): A Stepwise, Actor-Based Approach to the Establishment of Science-Industry Co-operations. In: Assimakopoulos, D./Carayannis, E./Dossani, R. (Hrsg.) Knowledge Perspectives of New Product Development - A Comparative Approach. New York, Dordrecht, Heidelberg, London: Springer, 159-174.

Stahlecker, T./Kroll, H. (2012): The cluster concept as a multi-dimensional thematic field: Methodological and substantive perspectives (= Working Papers Firms and Region Nr. R3/2012). Karlsruhe: Fraunhofer ISI.

Stahlecker, T./Kroll, H. (2012): Das Clusterkonzept als multidimensionales Themenfeld: methodische und inhaltliche Perspektiven. In. Koschatzky, K./Stahlecker, T. (Hrsg.): Clusterpolitik quo vadis? Perspektiven der Clusterförderung. Stuttgart: Fraunhofer Verlag, 1-32.

Kroll, H./Schricke, E./Stahlecker, T. (2012): Developing new roles for higher education institutions in structurally-fragmented regional innovation systems (= Working Papers Firms and Region Nr. R2/2012). Karlsruhe: Fraunhofer ISI.

Kroll, H./Schricke, E. (2012): Making Sense of Alleged Fuzziness – Diverging Framework Conditions and Policy Rationales Shaping Cluster Policies in Germany. Presented at: Geography of Innovation 2012, EuroLIO European Seminar, St. Étienne, 26/01/2012.

Tagscherer, U./Kroll, H./Luo, X. (2012): Regional innovation systems in China: an Analysis of industry-science linkages in Bohai Bay area. In: Petti, C. (Ed.): Technological Entrepreneurship in China. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar, 16-40.

Kroll, H./Schiller, D. (2012): Upgrading strategies of electronics firms within the regional innovation system of the Pearl River Delta, illustrated by the example of two Hong Kong firms. In: Petti, C. (Ed.): Technological Entrepreneurship in China. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar, 41-65.

Kroll, H./Schricke, E./Stahlecker, T. (2011): Developing New Roles for Higher Education Institutions in Structurally Fragmented Regional Innovation Systems. The 6th International Seminar on Regional Innovation Policies. CIRCLE, Lund University, Sweden. 13-14 October 2011.

Koschatzky, K./Hufnagl, M./Kroll, H./Daimer, S./Schulze, N. (2011): Relevanz regionaler Aktivitäten für Hochschulen und das Wissenschaftssystem (= Arbeitspapiere Unternehmen und Region Nr. R3/2011): Karlsruhe: Fraunhofer ISI.

Kroll, H. (2011): Exploring the validity of patent applications as an indicator of Chinese competitiveness and market structure, World Patent Information, 33, 1, 23-33.

Schiller, D./Kroll, H. (2010): The global economic crisis as leverage for emerging regional growth paths in China? A comparison of tentative evidence from the three major economic regions. Annual Conference of the Chinese Economic Association (Europe/UK) at the University of Oxford. 12.-13. Juli 2010. Oxford University.

Kroll, H./Schiller, D. (2010): Establishing an Interface between Public Sector Applied Research and the Chinese Enterprise Sector: Preparing for 2020, Technovation, 30, 2, 117-129.

Kroll, H. (2010): Indicator-Based Reporting on the Chinese Innovation System 2010 – The Regional Dimension of Science and Innovation in China (= Discussion Papers Innovation Systems and Policy Analysis Nr. 25). Karlsruhe: Fraunhofer ISI.

Kroll, H./Stahlecker, T./Zenker, A. (2010): The European Area (ERA): Trends and Future Challenges. In: Frietsch, R./Schüller, M. (Hrsg.): Competing for Global Innovation Leadership: Innovation Systems and Policies in the USA, Europe and Asia. Stuttgart: Fraunhofer Verlag, 57-72.

Frietsch, R./Kroll, H. (2010): Recent Trends in Innovation Policy in Germany. In: Frietsch, R./Schüller, M. (Hrsg.): Competing for Global Innovation Leadership: Innovation Systems and Policies in the USA, Europe and Asia. Stuttgart: Fraunhofer Verlag, 73-92.

Kroll, H./Conlé, M./Schüller, M. (2010): China: Innovation System and Innovation Policy. In: Frietsch, R./Schüller, M. (Hrsg.): Competing for Global Innovation Leadership: Innovation Systems and Policies in the USA, Europe and Asia. Stuttgart: Fraunhofer Verlag, 241-264.

Kroll, H./Zenker, A./Schubert, T. (2009): An Analysis of the Development of R&D Expenditure at the Regional Level in the Light of the 3% Target. Bruxelles: European Commission, DGRTD.

Kroll, H./Stahlecker, T. (2009): Europe's Regional Research Systems: Current Trends and Structures. Bruxelles: European Commission, DGRTD.

Kroll, H./Mallig, N. (2009): Regional patterns of co-patenting by technological fields, a Europe - US comparison. Science and Innovation Policy, 2009 Atlanta Conference on 2-3 Oct. 2009, pp. 1-11 .

Kroll, H./Tagscherer, U. (2009): Chinese Regional Innovation Systems in Times of Crisis: The Case of Guangdong, Asian Journal of Technology Innovation, Vol. 17 (2), 6-13.

Koschatzky, K./Kroll, H. (2009): Multi-level governance in regional innovation systems, Ekonomiaz, No. 70, I/2009, 44-59.

Koschatzky, K./Kroll, H. (2009): Gobernanza multinivel en los sistemas regionales de innovación, Economiaz, No. 70, I/2009, 132-149.

Koschatzky, K./Baier, E./Kroll, H./Stahlecker, T. (2009): The spatial multidimensionality of sectoral innovation – the case of information and communication technologies (= Working Papers Firms and Region Nr. R4/2009). Karlsruhe: Fraunhofer ISI.

Kroll, H. (2009): Spillovers and Proximity in Perspective A Network Approach to Improving the Operationalisation of Proximity (=Working Papers Firms and Region Nr. R2/2009). Karlsruhe: Fraunhofer ISI.

Kroll, H. (2009): The Regional Development of Science and Innovation in China – A Brief Review of Current Evidence on Matches and Mismatches – (=Working Papers Firms and Region Nr. R1/2009). Karlsruhe: Fraunhofer ISI.

Jappe-Heinze, A./Baier, E./Kroll, H. (2008): Clusterpolitik: Kriterien für die Evaluation von regionalen Clusterinitiativen (=Arbeitspapiere Unternehmen und Region Nr. 3/2008). Karlsruhe: Fraunhofer ISI.

Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschung (Hrsg.) (2008): Angewandte Forschung an Fachhochschulen im Verbund mit der Wirtschaft (FH3) – Evaluation des BMBF-Förderprogramms 2004-2006. Bonn: BMBF.

Kroll, H. (2009): Demonstrating the instrumentality of motivation oriented approaches for the explanation of academic spin-off formation-an application based on the Chinese case. In: The International Entrepreneurship and Management Journal Volume 5, Number 1/March 2009,  pp. 97-116.

Kroll, H./Schiller, D. (2008): Managing the Interface between Public Sector Applied Research and Technological Development in the Chinese Enterprise Sector. Paper Presented at the 32nd R&D Management Conference 2008. Ottawa: Telfer School of Management, University of Ottawa.

Hennemann, S./Kroll, H. (2008): Die Wissensmacht China. In: Geographische Rundschau 60 (5), S. 12-19.

Kroll, H./Liefner I. (2008): Spin-off Enterprises as a Means of Technology Commercialisation in a Transforming Economy: Evidence from Three Universities in China, Technovation, 28, 5, 298-313.

Koschatzky, K./Kroll, H. (2007): Which Side of the Coin? The Regional Governance of Science and Innovation, Regional Studies, 48, 1115-1127.

Liefner, I./Kroll, H. (2007): Universitäre Spin-off-Unternehmen und universitär-industrieller Technologietransfer in China. In: Hof, H. (Ed.) "Innovationsforschung – Ansätze, Methoden, Grenzen und Perspektiven". Münster: Lit-Verlag, 227-243.

Kroll, H. (2006): Entstehung und Entwicklung universitärer Spin-off-Aktivitäten in China. Eine regional vergleichende Analyse. Reihe: Wirtschaftsgeographie. Münster: Lit-Verlag.

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