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Agile Suitability Quick-Check#

The quick-check consists of seven criteria and allows a rough evaluation of the project in terms of the applicability of agile methods.

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Consortium projects 2019#

In consortium projects, we explore, identify, analyze and evaluate the opportunities and risks of industrial trend topics for you. This year, our topics are artificial intelligence, advanced robots and automation, and the future of construction and buildings.

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Technology management

Well-designed technology management is a key factor deciding the success of technology-focused businesses. Developing, using and replacing technologies with the client in mind enables you to secure and improve your competitive edge. The Fraunhofer IPT advises you on all matters pertaining to technology management – from conceptualizing to content design of strategies, processes and methods.

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Our topics#


Invention Center


Being a part of our community, you are in dialogue with industry and research experts on technology and innovation management and that way keep abreast of new developments.


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On request we will send you further information about our events and research topics. Please fill out our contact form.

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Current projects and CPD


We regularly launch cross-business projects on current topics of technology and innovation management.

Publications and lectures


Get an overview of our publications and lectures.



We work together with leading technology companies. Become a part of it yourself.


In addition to the events presented here, the Fraunhofer IPT offers individual trainings on a range of technology management topics – for instance on linear performance pricing. Do get in touch!

Chief Technology Manager

  • 12 to 16 April 2021, Munich
  • 21 to 25 June 2021, Dresden


  • 28th April 2021: Technology Intelligence, Aachen
  • 29th April 2021: Technologiestrategy & Roadmapping, Aachen 
  • 24th November 2021: Technology Intelligence, Aachen
  • 25th November 2021: Technologiestrategy & Roadmapping, Aachen
  • 22th November 2022: Technology Intelligence, Aachen
  • 23th November 2022: Technologiestrategy & Roadmapping, Aachen

Technology and Innovation Management Conference

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