Dr. Anette Hilbert

"»Nothing is as constant as change.« That's been true since Heraclitus. Today, change is innovation. It's up to us to understand it, shape it and live it."

Focus of work

  • Research promotion and funding
  • Innovation policy measures
  • Empirical innovation research
  • Scientific monitoring and support of funding policy measures

Curriculum vitae

After studying finance, Anette Hilbert completed graduate studies in innovation and technology management at the Christian Albrechts University in Kiel and wrote her doctoral thesis on the reorganization of industrial research in eastern Germany. She has been employed at VDI/VDE-IT since 1997, heading the "Communication Systems and Human-Technology Interaction" department, which oversees three project sponsorships of the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research. Since 2015, she has been a member of the iit's management board.