Dr. Philine Warnke

Coordinator of Business Unit Futures Thinking and Dialogs

Dr. Philine Warnke has been coordinating the Business Unit Futures Thinking and Dialogs in the Competence Center Foresight at Fraunhofer ISI since 2014.
After finishing her studies of mechanical engineering at the University of Essen, Philine Warnke completed her PhD within the interdisciplinary DFG postgraduate program "technology and society" at the University of Darmstadt in an STS (social science technology studies) framework. Since then, she has been active for more than a decade as a researcher in innovation studies, with a focus on socio-technical change and Foresight processes. As project and team leader at Fraunhofer ISI, the "Institute for Prospective Studies" of the European Commission (JRC-IPTS) in Sevilla, Spain, and the Austrian Institute of Technology AIT in Vienna, Austria, she designed and implemented a number of Foresight processes in support to decision makers in policy, society and industry in Europe and beyond. Through many contributions to conferences, seminars, guidebooks and journals, she contributed to advancing and sharing insights on Foresight theory and practice.