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

Fraunhofer Institute for
Integrated Circuits 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.