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Ruth Mourik

Ruth Mourik aims to contribute to a more sustainable world, in particular a more sustainable energy demand and supply system. A world where end-users are more involved (and sooner) in decisions impacting their lives. This means Ruth works on sustainability projects, open innovation, co-creation, multiple value creation, new business models, changing behaviour, practices and lifestyles, societal acceptance of new technologies.

Ruth has Masters in Anthropology, Sociology, and Society and Technology Studies (STS), and holds a PhD in systemic technological and societal transitions. Previous employers include Maastricht University, Eindhoven Technical University and the Energy research Centre of the Netherlands (ECN). In 2010 Ruth founded DuneWorks ( ). Duneworks is private research company.