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Dr Bente Knoll

Dr Bente Knoll

Landscape and transport planner, gender expert Bente-Knoll_Presse400x289weband diploma in social media design
MSc in Landscape Planning and Architecture PhD in Transport and Traffic Planning

Bente Knoll has a background and long-time experience in landscape, spatial and transport planning, mobility research, environmental sciences and engineering, sustainable development, gender equality as well as systemic communication and social media. In addition to her consulting assignments, she works as a lecturer at the Vienna University of Technology, the technical and engineering faculty of the University in Linz – Upper Austria as well as at the University for Applied Sciences in Vienna. She has various teaching assignments, holds basic and advanced lectures as well as seminars in Gender Studies and Engineering. In the year 2010 she published a basic textbook on this topic together with Brigitte Ratzer.

Since establishing her company, Dr. Bente Knoll as founder and managing director has managed over 40 projects. She took part in over 15 national and international project consortiums. Bente Knoll is a highly qualified project manager, social and gender expert. In all her projects, she has fulfilled beside of project management tasks alongside several key expert positions.

Bente Knoll is a board member of the following organisations:

  • Austrian network and association WIMEN – Women in Mobility & Energy, Environment Network
  • Austrian research association TramOnDemand – promoting sustainable rail-bounded mobility in suburban and rural areas



Birgit Hofleitner

Birgit Hofleitner

Project coordinator

  • Main focus in landscape planning and mobility research as well as in participatory methods
  • In the office she works on planning and research projects from acquisition to research and planning activities to reporting and presentation of results
  • Master’s Degree in Landscape Planning (University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna) and well-trained kindergarten teacher.

Agnes Renkin

Agnes Renkin BSc 


  • Project assistent
  • Supporting in  mobility research projects and engineeing projects
  • Agnes is a student  in Landscape Planning (University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna) 

Jens Knoll

Jens Knoll

Project assistant

  • Support in research projects
  • ICT support (hardware and software)
  • Student at St. Pölten University of Applied Sciences (UAS) (Healthcare and Nursing)
  • First-aider and emergency medical assistant