Anette Scoppetta

Head of Work and Welfare, Deputy Director

Anette Scoppetta


Doctor of Social and Economic Sciences (Dr.rer.soc.oec.), University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences (Austria)


German (mother tongue), English


Phone: +43 1 319 45 05-49


European and Austrian employment policies (particularly local/regional partnerships & governance), innovative active labour market measures, active ageing, social inclusion of marginalised groups into the society, social innovation & workplace innovation, regional economic development, multi-level co-operation


  • Scoppetta, A. & Buckenleib, A. (2018). Tackling long-term unemployment through risk profiling and outreach. A Discussion Paper from the Employment Thematic Network. European Commission –  ESF Transnational Cooperation. Technical Dossier no. 6, May 2018. Luxembourg: Publications Office of the European Union.
  • Scoppetta, A., Fuchs, M. & Leichsenring, K. (2017). Soziale Dimension der EU. Studie zu Benchmarking-Empfehlungen: Möglichkeiten und Grenzen von Benchmarking für ein soziales Europa [The social dimension of the EU. A study on opportunities and limits of benchmarking for a Social Europe]. On behalf of the Austrian Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Consumer Protection. Vienna: European Centre.
  • Scoppetta, A., Leichsenring, K. & Stamatiou, W. (Eds.) (2017). Bridge building: Knowledge exchange in social welfare policy and research – Innovative approaches in labour market policy and health and long-term care in Eastern Europe. Compilation of Workshop Papers. Vienna: European Centre.
  • Scoppetta, A. (2016). Challenges in measuring workplace innovation. In: Castro Spila, J., Echeverría, J. & Unceta, A. (Eds.), Hidden innovation. Concepts, sectors and case studies (pp. 43-50). Sinnergiak Social Innovation.
  • Scoppetta, A. (2015). Linking regional level partnership practice within the EU with theories of justice: The case of the Austrian Territorial Employment Pacts, doctoral thesis. Vienna: University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences.
  • European Commission (2014). Workplace innovation – Concepts and indicators. Exploratory report written by Kesselring, A., Blasy, C. & Scoppetta, A. as part of the European Innovation Scoreboard (EIS) project for DG Enterprise and Industry (Innovation Policy for Growth).
  • Stott, L. & Scoppetta, A. (2013). Promoting local economic development through multi-level partnership arrangements in Europe. SKILLS@WORK: Theory and Practice Journal, 6/2013.
  • Scoppetta, A. (2013). Successful partnerships in delivering public employment services (Analytical Paper). In: DG Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion (Ed.), PES to PES Dialogue, The European Commission Mutual Learning Programme for Public Employment Services.