Project partners

CityFood is a multidisciplinary effort involving six institutions worldwide. The institutions will be working together to accomplish milestones and work package goals. Below is a list of staff affiliated with the SUGI project along with the contact details for the primary contact at each institution.

Leibniz Institute of Freshwater Ecology and Inland Fisheries, Germany (IGB)
Responsibilities

The IGB will be responsible for the overall project management, and for project coordination. The group will contribute to the project within the fields of i) Creating and operating the IAAC Knowledge Base. ii) Knowledge transfer from science and praxis into concepts refinement. iii) Advising and contributing to design and construction of the IAAC systems in urban environments. iv) Supporting the practical implementation and maintenance of the Living Lab in a Family and Education Centre. v) Integrated data analysis and evaluation and comparison of the different Living Lab systems (using extended data analysis and statistical methods) including their economic, environmental and social impacts. vi) Support the dissemination activities to operators, industry, policy and public (based on existing and new contacts). vii) Policy recommendations and best-practices guide for sustainable food production in urban areas. IGB will be responsible for the overall project management and coordination. Advising and providing support for the CityFood Project. Additionally, IGB is responsible for WP 2: Urban planning and FEW nexus and is involved in the design, creation and maintenance of the knowledge base. IGB will contribute to the operation and upkeep of the living lab in FEZ Berlin and support dissemination activities, especially in Germany.

Dr. Daniela Baganz

Project Coordinator

baganz@igb-berlin.de
Tel: +49 30 64181 628

Human

Prof. Werner Kloas

Project Coordinator

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Dr. Georg Staaks

Project Collaborator

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Dr. Hendrik Monsees
Post Doc

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Gösta Baganz

Project Collaborator

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Norwegian Institute of Bioeconomy (NIBIO)
Responsibilities

NIBIO will be responsible for elaboration of test specifications and questionnaires related to consumer behavior in the Living Labs integrating project results into the Knowledge Base in WP1. NIBIO will gather and evaluate experiences with urban food production policies at the Living Labs, at local, regional, national and EU level, which will be used in the validation of models from WP3.

Siv Lene Gangenes Skar

Project Partner

siv.skar@nibio.no
Tel: +49 30 64181 628

Universidade Estadual Paulista, Brazil (UNESP)
Responsibilities

The UNESP will contribute to implementation, operation and maintenance of the Brazil’s CityFood Living Labs at the FCAV campus.

Prof. Maria Portella

Project Partner

portella@caunesp.unesp.br
maria.c.portella@unesp.br
Tel: + 55 16 99785665

Sara Pinho

Project Partner

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University of Gothenburg, Sweden (GU)
Responsibilities

GU will lead WP 5 “Dissemination and Exploitation”. GU will responsible for ensuring the projects visibility by promoting and managing information to policy makers, the academic community and end-users.

Dr. Alyssa Joyce

Project Partner

alyssa.joyce@marine.gu.se
Tel: +46 31 786 9653

Dr. Skye Woodcock

Project Collaborator

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Dr. Justine Sauvage

Post Doc

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Wageningen University, Netherlands (WU)
Responsibilities

WU will be responsible for WP3 “Modelling and optimization”, with its focus on evaluating the environmental, social and economic impacts of CityFood applications.

Prof. Karel Keesman

Project Partner

karel.kessman@wur.nl
Tel: +31 317 483780

Dr. Simon Goddek

Project Collaborator

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University of Washington, USA (UW)
Responsibilities

UW will lead WP1 in the creation and operation of the IAAC Knowledge Base and will collaborate on any inquiries related to the integration of IAAC systems in the urban environment. This includes the collection of indicators for the feasibility of urban sites and the identification of key planning issues and constraints.

Prof. Gundula Proksch

Project Partner

prokschg@uw.edu
Tel: 001 206 685 9765

Alex Ianchenko

Project Collaborator

iancho@uw.edu

 

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