M.Sc. Federica Pepponi

Research Associate

Innovation Research

In 2016 Federica joined the Innovation, Society & Public Policy (ISPP) group as a researcher to explore innovation cultures in the context of EU-funded research projects in the field of robotics. Since May 2018 she is part of the Robotics team within the SCALINGS Project, where she examines the implementation and outcomes of co-creative innovation practices within two instruments (i.e. Public Procurement of Innovation and Living Labs) across several European countries.Between 2014 and 2019, she managed EU-funded projects at the Chair of Robotics, Artificial Intelligence and Real-time Systems at TUM. Federica holds a Master’s degree in International Entrepreneurship and Management from Insubria University and a Bachelor’s degree in Economics and Finance from Bocconi University.

  • National and institutional Innovation Cultures
  • Science, Technology, and Innovation Policy
  • Governance of Research and Innovation in transnational settings
  • Co-production and co-creation of Science, Technology and Society
  • Sociotechnical imaginaries and futures
  • European Association for the Study of Science and Technology (EASST)
  • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
  • Society for Social Studies of Science (4S)