Facts and figures

Since its inception in 1972, Fraunhofer ISI has been influential in shaping the German and international innovation landscape. Today, Fraunhofer ISI employs about 225 staff members, among them scientists from the fields of natural sciences, engineering, economics and social sciences who each year work on about 425 research projects. The annual budget, nearly 26.2 million euro in 2018, is mainly earned from contracts performed for national and international public bodies, for industry and for foundations and scientific organizations.