ifok. is the European market leader for participation and, as part of the international Cadmus Group, offers transdisciplinary strategy and expert advice for sustainable development, sound process and dialogue expertise as well as comprehensive specialist knowledge from a single source.


nexus designs and moderates participatory processes: from complex citizen participation projects to multi-stakeholder formats. The institute designs decision-making processes together with the participants and focuses on transparent communication, active cooperation and sustainable consensus.


The IPG is an institute for design and innovation processes. It designs sustainable and meaningful solutions with actors from civil society, business, politics, administration and science. To this end, the institute uses design-oriented and collaborative methods.