Business Units

Bioeconomy and Life Sciences

The Business Unit Bioeconomy and Life Sciences identifies current developments, explores their effects, determines the position of Germany and Europe in international competition and analyzes the influence of policies.

Innovations in the Health System

The Business Unit Innovations in the Health System assesses innovations in this field in terms of their contribution towards societal goals. The contradictory interests of all involved players groups in this process are included.

Information and Communication Technologies

The Business Unit Information and Communication Technologies analyzes IT-based innovations as well as new media and puts forward proposals for necessary changes in economic, political and legal framework conditions.

Industrial Technologies

The Business Unit Industrial Technologies analyzes the emergence and development of these technologies, related process issues, market entry and market diffusion in different application areas.