Focus: Stakeholder Management
Arne Spieker studied Communications Sciences, focussing on Politics, Public Relations and Market-/Communications Research. Thereafter he collaborated in several research projects in the field of political communication, including, for example, on a study into the effects of the mediation process around the Stuttgart 21 rail project. Arne joined IFOK in 2011, where he works on conflict-laden dialogues in environmentally sensitive issues (including energy, mobility and water). Arne also headed the project office of the Dialog schafft Zukunft initiative on behalf of the Ministry of Economics in North Rhine–Westphalia, and publishes on issues of dialogue and participation.