Pioneering New Approaches

Innovation

You wish to assess the significance of emerging innovations for your business? You are searching for new concepts to differentiate yourself in the market? You are looking for criteria to distinguish promising concepts from non-starters and for ways to systematically transform promising ideas into promising products?

We generate fresh ideas and support you with technology screenings, IP research, scenario analyses and systemic evaluations of ideas, technologies and products. We help you find essential partners for your projects and support you in initiating and maintaining your innovation processes.

Selected project examples:
  • Technology screening to develop new, long-term business opportunities in the nutrition and consumer products segment
  • Innovation workshop with injector speech, moderation and support in evaluating the developed concepts
  • Two-stage analysis of innovation concepts with a fundamental potential evaluation and subsequent detailed assessment, including a close look at property rights, potential competitors, market volumes as well as sales potential
  • Monitoring of attractiveness, efficiency and customer orientation of a technology development center
  • Cooperation partners for commercialization of a new technology in medicine and pharmaceuticals
  • Contribution of the German aerospace industry to technological development: Evaluation of technologies
  • IP research and analysis of potential new applications of a pump technology
  • Future agricultural technologies of relevance to water and plant health
  • Technical and commercial evaluation of various combustion optimization technologies and assessment of expected customer acceptance
  • User survey to identify new product potentials of structural components in commercial vehicles with evaluation of customers’ willingness to buy and pay

Your contact person
Dr. Thorsten Böhn
Director Agribusiness and Resources

Your contact person
Dr. Helmut Weldle
Director Methods and Communication