Johan Schot is Professor of Global History and Sustainability Transitions at the Utrecht University Centre for Global Challenges and one of the founders of the Sustainability Transitions research field. Through experimentation, Schot enables policy makers, funders and investors to recognise, implement and evaluate opportunities for system transformation. His two flagship projects are the Transformative Innovation Policy Consortium and the Deep Transitions project. To learn more, browse through Johan Schot’s publications, Twitter, LinkedIn or subscribe to his newsletter.”

Latest publications, blogs, and TALKS

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Deep Transitions and Inclusive Innovation Seminar

16th Feb 2022
Johan Schot discussed the theories behind Deep Transitions and inclusive innovations during this session. This seminar is part of the...
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Building a Sustainable Knowledge Infrastructure on Transformative Innovation Policy Conference

17th Jan 2022
The TIPC conference took place online from 17 to 21 January 2022, see the event webpages to find out more about...
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SEE-U Sustainable Development Goals at UFPR

3rd Dec 2021
Johan Schot gave a keynote speech in the closing panel ‘SDG 17 – Partnerships for SDG’, focusing on the research...
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Transformative Outcomes: assessing and reorienting experimentation with transformative innovation policy

Ghosh, Kivimaa, Ramirez, Schot & Torrens 2021
Abstract The impending climate emergency, the Paris agreement and Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) demand significant transformations in economies and societies....
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A formative approach to the evaluation of Transformative Innovation Policies

Molas-Gallart, Boni, Giachi & Schot
Abstract Transformative Innovation Policies (TIPs) assert that addressing the key challenges currently facing our societies requires profound changes in current...
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Deep transitions: A mixed methods study of the historical evolution of mass production

Laur Kanger, Frédérique Bone, Daniele Roto, W. Edward Steinmueller and Johan Schot 2022
Highlights •We develop a novel mixed method approach for studying the evolution of rules. •Evolution of mass production confirms the...

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RT @PriyaSatia: 1/n Why historians should acknowledge when they have changed their views: In an empirical discipline, thinking evolves as n…

RT @janrosenow: The idea that going green will be expensive is just wrong. Transitioning to decarbonised energy by 2050 is expected to sav…

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RT @Robraven: Join a great team at Monash as professor or associate professor. Interesting position for Geography and Sustainability Transi…

RT @Victoria_Shaw_: Some excerpts from user guide for @TIPConsortium #TIPResourceLab Component 2 (experimentation for Transformative Innova…

RT @schalelanff: Extraordinaria herramienta para incorporar principios de Innovación Transformativa en iniciativas de política. Los invitam…

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Audrey Desiderato, SunFunder's co-founder, is part of our Deep Transitions Global Investors Panel. We collaborated… https://t.co/B9qDrCHwTG

RT @namilolo: “Climate change and other ecological impacts are driven by the Global North and affluent populations elsewhere whose luxury c…

RT @HeleendeConinck: Geweldig rijk interview met @noelleaarts in @decorrespondent over diversiteit in boeren-meningen, dialoog, keten- en s…

RT @UUUSBO: Alles pleit voor kleinschalige opvang en integratie, die lokaal of regionaal ingevuld en georganiseerd wordt, zegt Karin Geuije…

And it is not just about investing more, importantbis to invest differently. In system change see… https://t.co/i36Kg75h2n

Agree, mobilising all the excellent new iniatives, building connections. This is an excellent opportunity. Great to… https://t.co/1ZpMpwmXRD

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