We support Bavaria in mastering the digital transformation!


fortiss has been a recognized research partner for pioneering technologies in software, systems and service engineering for over ten years.

Our mission is to strengthen the competitiveness of Bavaria as a technology location. Our field of activity ranges from basic research to applied prototypes. Amongst other things, fortiss researches the potential of AI technologies and works on the dependability of self-learning systems so that companies can develop innovative products and open up new business fields and services for SMEs.

In addition, we design digital processes in public administration and optimize information management for public authorities, offices and ministries.

fortiss stands for top research and technology transfer to the Bavarian economy and administration!

Dr. Harald Rueß
Dr. Harald Rueß, Scientific Managing Director fortiss. Photo: Astrid Eckert


applied cutting-edge research for integrated software, systems and service engineering, supported by basic research


preferred research partner and competent point of contact for the local economy and public administration when it comes to innovative issues of digital change


sustainable anchoring of results in practice as a solution to critical economic and social challenges

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