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Sven Schade

Team leader: new governance models
Sven Schade

Sven Schade is a geospatial information scientist by training, with research interests covering digital governance, multi-disciplinary interoperability, and public participation in science for policy – always with a view to improve inclusive and sustainable transitions. He works at the Digital Economy Unit of the European Commission's in-house scientific and knowledge management service, the Joint Research Centre (JRC). Here, he leads the research on digital transformation and the modernisation of the public sector for recovery. Sven has co-authored more than 100 publications in the fields of geospatial semantics, citizen science, and next-generation knowledge infrastructures.