The function of the integrative key topics within the Helmholtz Alliance

In addition to the permanently running crosscutting tasks "Sustainability monitoring" and "Foresight integration", the integration of the research carried out in the alliance will be supported by the implementation of integrative key topics (IKT). These integrative key topics build a platform for topics that are of high relevance for several research fields. In general, these topics are running for a limited period of time; they can be altered or supplemented over the 5-year period.

For the moment two IKT are established with the working titles 

Source: Gerd Altmann/