Member Institutes


Fraunhofer IAO

Fraunhofer Institute for Industrial Engineering IAO

Key topics:
System optimization people-organisation-technology.


Fraunhofer IMW

Fraunhofer Center for International Management and Knowledge Economy IMW

Key topics:
Socio-economic dimension of technology development.


Fraunhofer INT

Fraunhofer Institute for Technological Trend Analysis INT

Key topics:
Strategic R&D planning and foresight.


Fraunhofer IRB

Fraunhofer Information Center for Planning and Building IRB

Key topics:
Transfer and exploitation of research results.


Fraunhofer ISI

Fraunhofer Institute for
Systems and Innovation Research ISI

Key topics:
Design and identification of innovation systems.

Guest Member


Fraunhofer IIS

Center for Applied Research on Supply Chain Services at Fraunhofer IIS

Location Map

The Fraunhofer Group for Innovation Research consists of 7 Fraunhofer institutes and research institutions. Here you will find an overview of our locations.

Fraunhofer Groups

Pooling expertise - Institutes working in related subject areas cooperate in Fraunhofer Groups and foster a joint presence on the R&D market. They help to define the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft’s business policy and act to implement the organizational and funding principles of the Fraunhofer model.