Current information on cooperation

The welfare of employees and the protection of business partners concerning the COVID-19 pandemic is extremely important to Fraunhofer ISST. Maintaining Fraunhofer ISST’s ability to operate and to oversee all existing projects and orders on a continuing basis plays a crucial role for us – naturally subject to protecting everyone involved. We therefore want to briefly inform you about the current situation at our institute and the measures that have been put in place.

As a Fraunhofer Institute dedicated to digitization, adapting our business operations to digital communication and collaboration went very smoothly for us. Our customers can count on us to continue all projects with the commitment they have come to expect and in the highest quality. We are of course observing all required safety precautions in doing so. Most of our employees can be reached on their mobile phones or by telephone through call forwarding, or at least by e-mail. Should you nevertheless experience difficulties in reaching your individual contact persons and partners, please contact us at our central telephone number: +49 231 97677-0.

Our expertise in three business units


Digital innovations emerge from concrete challenges that have to be overcome. Our customers include large-scale enterprises along with small and midsize businesses in many different industries. Fraunhofer ISST also works with universities and other research institutes, domestically and abroad.

We want to develop Germany as a business location for the common good in cooperation with industry representatives, SMEs, and industry associations.






Data Business

Data marketplaces connect participants through digital platforms



Data as a valuable resource in the treatment process



Digital real-time representation as a competitive advantage in distributed production

Fraunhofer Institute for Software and Systems Engineering ISST


Emil-Figge-Str. 91
D-44227 Dortmund
Phone +49 231-97677-0

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