Researcher Profile

Dr. Susanne Meyer

Dr. Meyer




Innovation Systems & Policy

Business Unit

Innovation Systems & Policy




+43 50550 4576


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Tech Gate Vienna, Donau-City-Strasse 1, 1220 Vienna

  • 2013-now: Scientist
    AIT Austrian Institute of Technology GmbH / Austria
  • 2013-2015: Strategic Policy Coordinator
    Austrian Federal Ministry of Transport, Innovation and Technology / Austria
  • 2010-2013: Research Fellow
    Joanneum Research GMBH - Institute of Economic and Innovation Research / Austria
  • 2006-2009: Research Fellow
    Leibniz University of Hannover - Institute of Economic and Cultural Geography / Germany
  • 2013-2015: Sherpa in the European Innovation Partnership Smart Cities and Communities
  • 2013-2015: Policy Coordinator of the Joint Programming Initiative Urban Europe
  • 2016-now: Member of Extended Management Board of the Joint Programming Initiative Urban Europe
  • 2013-2015: Member of Management Board of the MoU Smart Cities between City of Vienna and Austrian Federal Ministry of Transport, Innovation and Technology
  • 2014-2015: Co-Coordinator of the ERA-NET Cofund Smart Cities and Communities


  • The Janus-faced Economy: Hong Kong firms as intermediaries between global customers and local producers in the electronics industry
    Author(s): Meyer, S.; Schiller, D.; Revilla Diez, J.
    Journal: Tijdschrift voor economische en sociale geografie, 100 (2) (2009) ; 224-235
  • The localization of electronics manufacturing in the Greater Pearl River Delta, China: do global implants put down local roots?
    Author(s): Meyer, S.; Schiller, D.; Revilla Diez, J.
    Journal: Applied Geography, 32 (1) (2012) ; 119-129
  • Internationalisation of research and development activities of small and medium-sized enterprises in Austria: Strategic drivers for spatial organisation
    Author(s): Meyer, S.; Berger, M.
    Journal: Zeitschrift für Wirtschaftsgeographie , 58 (1) (2014) ; 1-17
  • Stadt der Zukunft - Urbanisierung als globale Herausforderung
    Author(s): Schaedler, I.; Meyer, S.
    Journal: Perspektiven , 03-04 (2014)
  • One country, two systems: How regional institutions shape governance modes in the greater Pearl River Delta, China
    Author(s): Meyer, S.; Revilla Diez, J.
    Journal: Papers in Regional Science , 94 (4) (2015) ; 891-900
  • Agile Firm Organisation and Upgrading in the Greater Pearl River Delta;
    .): Megacities – Our Global Urban Future

    Author(s): Liu, W.-H.; Bickenbach, F.; Fu, W.; Hartmann, P.; Meyer, S.; Ohm, S.; Hennemann, S.; Schiller, D.; Kraas, F.; Liefner, I.; Revilla Diez, J.; Soltwedel, R.
    Publisher: Springer; 2013; 121-133
    Series: Kraas, F.; Aggarwal, S.; Coy, M.; Mertins, G.
  • Capitalising on Institutional Diversity and Complementary Resources in Cross-Border Metropolitan Regions: The Case of Electronics Firms in Hong Kong and the Pearl River Delta;
    Metropolitan Regions Knowledge Infrastructures of the Global Economy

    Author(s): Revilla Diez, J.; Schiller, D.; Meyer, S.
    Publisher: Springer; 2013; 393-424
    Series: Klaesson, J.; Johansson, B.; Karlsson, C.
  • Informal Modes of Governance in Customer Producer Relations: ;
    The Electronics Industry in the Greater Pearl River Delta (China)

    Author(s): Meyer, S.
    Publisher: Steiner Verlag; 2011
    Series: ; Megacities and Global Volume 1
  • Several Lectures in Economic Geography (2009)
    Leibniz University of Hannover 2006; 2007; 2008

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