Antje Bierwisch

Professor Innovation
MCI The Entrepreneurial School(R)

Antje Bierwisch is a Professor and Study Coordinator for Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Foresight at MCI The Entrepreneurial School(R) in the Department of Business Administration Online since 2018. Prior to that, she worked for ten years as a project manager/senior researcher at the Fraunhofer Institute for Systems and Innovation Research, ISI in Karlsruhe. Her research focuses on futures capabilities, future trends and technologies, corporate foresight, and sustainable innovation. Based on her experience gained from more than 50 applied research projects, she is consulting expert for strategic foresight on both the economic level for different industries and the policy level at several national and federal governments in Germany, Vietnam, Lithuania, and Romania. Since 2023, she is the Chair of the UNESCO Chair in Futures Capability for Innovation and Entrepreneurship. The overall objective of the “UNESCO Chair is to empower entrepreneurial students to engage in sustainable innovation and to emancipate and democratize entrepreneurial thinking (
Link to MCI faculty profile: