Technology and Innovation Management

Strengthen Innovation Capabilities - Develop Technology Strategies - Enhance R&D Performance

Staying Ahead Through Technology and Innovation

Innovation is the motor that drives our economy. Companies strengthen their competitive position on the global markets by developing new technologies, products, services and processes. But new innovations don’t simply fall from the sky. Rather, they are the result of creativity, of professionalism and not least of hard work.
How can innovative power be strengthened in the long term, and how can the pace of innovation be increased? Here at Fraunhofer IAO we have found the answers and solutions you are looking for.

Benefits for you

  • The methodical know-how and extensive level of experience we can offer enables you to increase your excellence in technology and innovation management.  
  • We work with you to identify major areas of potential for optimization and to derive concrete measures for improvement.
  • You benefit from our holistic approach and our proven, efficient working method.
  • We see our role as helping you to help yourself – and a substantial element of our approach is transmitting our experience and the latest results of our research to our clients.
  • We know which measures are required to make implementation a success, and we can help you do it rapidly and with ease.

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