The automotive sector in Baden-Württemberg, one of the most important and highest-grossing industrial sectors in the country, is on the brink of profound transformation, which needs to be shaped for and by the society as a whole. The “Strategic dialogue for the automotive sector Baden-Württemberg (SDA BW)” was convened to actively implement this upcoming transformation process in close collaboration between the worlds of politics, economy, science, associations, organizations, and civil society. ifok shapes, designs, and implements the multi-dimensional and innovative participation process of the SDA BW, with which the state of Baden-Württemberg takes the lead on shaping of social transformation. The participation process involves a variety of elements that connect onsite and online procedures with each other, including expert interviews with key stakeholders, several focus groups in which randomly selected citizens can actively participate in the process, and an online dialogue.
- Stakeholder mapping
- Stakeholder management
- Design, organization, implementation, moderation and follow up of the participation scoping process, expert interviews, focus groups and a multi-week online dialogue
- Design of an extensive, multi-year dialogue process based on participation scoping
- Design and implementation of citizen dialogues and round tables
- Press and public relations for the strategic dialogues
- Strategic guidance