Ali Aslan Gümüsay

he/him
Professor
Profilbild Ali Gümüsay
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LMU

Ali Aslan Gümüşay is professor of Innovation, Entrepreneurship & Sustainability at LMU Munich and head of research group Innovation, Entrepreneurship & Society at the Humboldt Institute for Internet & Society Berlin.

Sessions

Engaged scholarship: Academics that care enough to take a stance

Ali Aslan Gümüsay, Leonhard Dobusch, Laura Marie Edinger-Schons, Maja Göpel

Summary
Climate catastrophe, rising populism, devastating wars, infringement on academic freedom. We live in troubled times. There is hence a growing demand for impact-driven and engaged scholarship to address societal grand challenges. What does this mean for the future of academia?
Activism
Freedom
Sustainability
Speak Up Stage
Meetup
English
Wissenschaftsjahr
Conference

How can academics from the Global North have an impact without imposing their idea(l)s on people in the Global South?

Georg von Richthofen, Ali Aslan Gümüsay

Summary
How can academics from the Global North have an impact without imposing their ideas and mindset on people in the Global South? We share key principles for changemakers interested in resolving this conundrum, based on a research project that involved activities in seven Global South countries.
Freedom
Participation & Access
Sustainability
Lightning Box 2
Talk
English
Wissenschaftsjahr
Conference