UUW will be the co-leader along with PIN for WP3 and will contribute to WP7 –Evolutionary Theory. UW will be performing the activities foreseen in all WPs
Ryszard Praszkier, Ph.D. Dr. Ryszard Praszkier is a researcher at the Complex Systems Research Center, University of Warsaw (www.complexsystems.edu.pl), and is a professor at the International Institute for Social & European Studies (ISES). Involved in EU projects: ICTeCollective and EmergencebyDesign. As a practitioner, Dr. Ryszard Praszkier, worked for the international association of social entrepreneurs Ashoka, Innovators for the Public (www.ashoka.org) for over 16 years, first as a Country Director to launch Ashoka Poland; since 2000 has been international staff training director, and a second opinion reviewer chairing, in many countries, the selection process to Ashoka Fellowship.
Agata Zabłocka-Bursa, Phd. Psychologist. She works at the University of Warsaw, Warsaw School of Social Sciences and Humanities. Her scientific interests circle around social entrepreneurship. She is specifically interested in the role of social innovators in accumulation of social capital and positive social change. She is also experienced in statistics and psychometric. She was involved in several European and Polish projects (e.g., ICTeCollective, ASSYST, EmergencebyDesign). She has a great experiences in organization conferences and scientific events.
Marta Kacprzyk-Murawska is a sociologist whose main research interests focus on applications of complex systems theory to social science, but also policy modelling, social influence, trust, phenomena of coherence and Alternative Dispute Resolution. Since 2010 she has been working in the area of policy modelling, gaining expertise in transferring the narratives provided by stakeholders into simulation models. She has great experience in development and realisation of international as well national projects.