The people behind the foundation.

The Foundation Internet and Society was established in 2016 to promote interdisciplinary research perspectives on the internet and its interactions with society. It is a legally independent foundation under civil law and the sole owner of the Alexander von Humboldt Institute for Internet and Society gGmbH (HIIG GmbH).

The Founders Committee is the central body of the Foundation for Internet and Society. This consists of the founding partners of the HIIG GmbH and renowned

personalities from science, business and society. The Founders Committee is responsible for the appointment of the board and advises it in the structural and strategic development of the organisation.

The board of the Foundation for Internet and Society is made up of Prof. Dr. Dr. Thomas Schildhauer (Spokesperson) and Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Schulz. The foundation is managed by Dr. Karina Preiß.

Founders Committee

Prof. Dr. Otfried Jarren

Prof. Dr. Otfried Jarren

Vice Chancellor Humanities and Social Sciences at the University of Zurich (Chairman)

 

Christiane Neumann

Christiane Neumann

Secretary General of the Leibniz Association (Deputy Chairman)

 

Prof. Dr. h.c. Jutta Allmendinger Ph.D.

Prof. Dr. h.c. Jutta Allmendinger Ph.D.

President of the Berlin Social Science Center for Social Research

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Dr. h.c. Karlheinz Brandenburg

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Dr. h.c. Karlheinz Brandenburg

Head of the Fraunhofer Institute for Digital Media Technology Ilmenau

 

Dr. Wieland Holfelder

Dr. Wieland Holfelder

Engineering Director Google Deutschland GmbH

 

 Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. Dr. Sabine Kunst

Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. Dr. Sabine Kunst

President of the Humboldt University of Berlin

Prof. Martin Rennert

Prof. Martin Rennert

President of the University of Arts Berlin

 

Board

Prof. Dr. Dr. Thomas Schildhauer

Prof. Dr. Dr. Thomas Schildhauer

Research Director of the Alexander von Humboldt Institute for Internet and Society (HIIG), Director of the Institute of Electronic Business (IEB), Managing Director of the Berlin Career College (ZIW) of the University of the Arts Berlin and Scientific Director of VORN Strategy Consulting Berlin GmbH

Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Schulz

Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Schulz

Research Director of the Alexander von Humboldt Institute for Internet and Society (HIIG) and member of the board of the Hans Bredow Institute for Media Research at the University of Hamburg

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