From research into practice

The demand-oriented knowledge transfer of relevant research and development results as well as their practical application is one of the central challenges in order to set sustainable innovation impulses for demanding digital future topics in the economy.

fortiss offers a comprehensive, integrated transfer program consisting of information events and qualification measures on software-based innovation. It enables accompanying support in the development of sophisticated software-based products and services.

These offerings are primarily aimed at companies in Bavaria's SME sector.

fortiss Transfer Team
fortiss Transfer team

Transfer services

fortiss Mittelstand information events

Public events that include presentations, practical tutorials and the opportunity to network
Read more

fortiss Mittelstand qualification

Further education formats for conveying theoretical knowledge and practical training in current technologies
Read more

fortiss Mittelstand customized solution

Analyses, further education offers and workshops designed for the development of potentials and solutions as well as Quick Checks
Read more

[Translate to English:] fortiss Mittelstand Prototypen

Transfer activities such as training materials and surveys
Read more

fortiss Mittelstand research network

Joint research projects and support when applying for grants
Read more

fortiss Mittelstand contract research

Implementation of pilot projects for innovative concepts, market-ready prototypes or services with research character
Read more


fortiss Quick Checks

Development of digital products and software systems
► Start Quick Check

[Translate to English:] Energy Quick Check

Optimization of energy consumption
► Start Quick Check

[Translate to English:] AI Engineering Quick Check

Development of AI-/Machine Learning-based products
► Start Quick Check

Optimization of requirements management
► Start Quick Check

With the fast Quick Checks, fortiss offers small and medium-sized companies application-related online tools for the analysis of internal software development processes, which

  • survey their own status quo in relation to specific topics,
  • compare the results with other companies in the same or other industries and
  • identify potential for methods and competencies and measures to improve development activities.

The fortiss Quick Checks are a good basis for optional workshops to discuss individual results, to develop potentials for a company, and to use the software successfully and future-oriented.

Read more

More information

fortiss whitepaper Center for Code Excellence
Code Excellence
Brochure Chancen für den Mittelstand
Chancen für den Mittelstand
Flyer Cooperations
Flyer Cooperations
fortiss Whitepaper QuickCheck Digitalisierung
QuickCheck Digitization

fortiss Transfer network

Logo BayernLAb
Chamber of Industry and Commerce for Munich and Upper Bavaria
bayme - Bayerischer Unternehmens- verband Metall und Elektro e. V.
[Translate to English:] Mittelstand Digital
[Translate to English:] Baiosphere
Logo Luce foundation
[Translate to English:] Forschungs- und Transferverbünde des Bundes wie KMU-innovativ
Cluster Mechatronik & Automation Management gGmbH
[Translate to English:] Bayern Innovativ
[Translate to English:] Hanns-Seidel Stiftung
[Translate to English:] Digitalzentrum Augsburg
[Translate to English:] Programm „Smart Anything Everywhere“ der Europäischen Kommission