System Innovations and Sustainability Transitions

The TU/e programme ‘System Innovations and Sustainability Transitions’ (SIST) focusses on persistent problems that our society faces and that have become increasingly apparent, in particular in the field of sustainability issues.

Examples are the unsustainable nature of our fossil fuel-based system of energy supply and the modern transport system. Because of the persistent nature of these problems, incremental improvements are insufficient to deal with those problems. Radical innovations or transitions