IIASA in Brief - Information Kit

The International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA) is an international scientific institute that conducts research into the critical issues of global environmental, economic, technological, and social change that we face in the twenty-first century. 

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Our findings provide valuable options to policymakers to shape the future of our changing world. IIASA is independent and funded by prestigious research funding agencies in Africa, the Americas, Asia, Europe, and Oceania.

On this page you will find downloadable information about IIASA, its research, publications, and governance structure.

IIASA overview


This document (pdf) briefly presents IIASA, its member countries, its research and capacity building activities and its research quality. 

IIASA research scope, quality, and impact 


IIASA governance and evaluation


IIASA is governed by a Council that is made up of one representative of each of IIASA’s member countries. Along with various external advisory bodies, the Council also regularly evaluates IIASA’s work. Charts show the structure of these external bodies and IIASA’s internal organization

Activities with member countries


IIASA Info sheets include information on research partners, collaborations, capacity building and publications with individual countries.

Flyers, brochures, presentations


  • IIASA brochure (pdf)
  • About IIASA presentation (pptx)
  • Young Scientists Summer Program (pdf)
  • IIASA Postdoctoral Program (pdf
  • IIASA Alumni flyer (pdf)
  • IIASA Development flyer (pdf)

Social media




Science to Policy Cycle at IIASA: Six Illustrations


The illustrations have been selected because they demonstrate the full life cycle of research at IIASA starting with the methodological and interdisciplinary advances which are then applied to studying global challenges in an integrative manner and leading to policy recommendations, which have resulted in positive impacts for economies, societies, and academia. 

  • Air pollution in Europe and Asia (pdf)
  • Population projections (pdf)
  • Energy and the Global Energy Assessment (pdf)
  • Evolution and Game Theory (pdf)
  • Multiple Risk Assessment and Foresight (pdf)
  • IIASA Contribution to the IPCC (pdf)

Biographies

Professor Dr. Pavel Kabat, Director General and Chief Executive Officer

Pavel Kabat became the tenth Director of the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA) in February 2012. As Director General Professor Kabat is the Chief Executive Officer of the Institute, responsible for the formulation, management, and administration of all research programs and other activities at IIASA. More

Professor Nebojsa Nakicenovic, Deputy Director General/Deputy CEO

Nebojsa Nakicenovic is Deputy Director General/Deputy Chief Executive Officer of the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA), and former Professor of Energy Economics at the Vienna University of Technology.  More


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CONTACT DETAILS

Pavel Kabat

IIASA Director General and Chief Executive Officer

Directorate

T +43(0) 2236 807 402

IIASA IN DEPTH

International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA)
Schlossplatz 1, A-2361 Laxenburg, Austria
Phone: (+43 2236) 807 0 Fax:(+43 2236) 71 313