Prof. Dr. Marion A. Weissenberger-Eibl has been Director of the Fraunhofer Institute for Systems and Innovation Research ISI since 2007. She also holds the chair for Innovation and Technology Management at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT). She is an expert on digitalisation, the conditions conducive to innovations and their impacts, and questions related to future studies. In addition to her work at the Fraunhofer Institute and KIT, Weissenberger-Eibl contributes significantly to advancing innovation in Germany as an advisor to representatives of business, science, and politics. She is, for example, a member of the Board of Trustees of the German Federal Environment Foundation (since 2014) and also advises the Research Policy Committee of the Council of Sciences and Humanities (since 2018).