inscico conducts studies into innovation and communication- related topics for universities, research and research support institutes. On request inscico can develop new methods or co-operates with renowned researchers.


Developing Methods

Success factor measurement of science communication (SC-Audit), influencer-analysis for social media, methods for implementing communication in innovation management of research organisations, and much more

Your benefit: New methods allow better control and planning of communication measures and offer a knowledge advantage over the competition.


Trend Studies

The use of media is rapidly changing, which, also in science communication, leads to an increasing pressure for adjustment. To enhance planning in research institutions, inscico conducts studies into communication and media trends.

Your benefit: In-depth inquiries are the basis for planning long-lasting communication strategies.



Surveys and content analysis on recent topics in the media.

Your benefit: Precise adjustment of communication measures, fast reaction to any communication-related risks


inscico is a non-profit research institute for science and innovation communication. Our head office is located in Kleve (Germany), closely connected to Prof. Alexander Gerber's Science Communication chair at the international Rhine-Waal University.

inscico synthesises insights and methodologies from a wide spectrum of social sciences such as psychology and behavioural sciences, sociology and philosophy of science, media studies and social marketing, open innovation and the field of STS at large.

The institute conducts contract research with and for public funders and industry. Our Academy branch offers career professional development in science communication. inscico also runs its own Publishing branch.


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47533 Kleve


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