fortiss Mittelstand

fortiss Mittelstand

We accompany you on the road to the digital transformation

Small-to-medium enterprises (SMUs – Mittelstand in German) in particular require support to manage the digital transformation. We serve as your expert point of contact for questions relevant to software and artificial intelligence (AI).

Get in touch with us in order to clarify the following issues:

  • In what direction must my company move in order to remain competitive?
  • How can I improve my processes?
  • How can train and educate my employees?

We have an applications-oriented mindset and with our know-how can help you to become more competitive. To do that we have access to a comprehensive network of experts made up of representatives from science, industry, various associations and administration so that we can find the best possible solution for your company.

[Translate to English:] Broschüre Chancen für den Mittelstand
Broschure Chancen für den Mittelstand
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[Translate to English:] Dr. Wolfgang Köhler

Dr. Wolfgang Köhler
Head of fortiss Mittelstand

+49 89 3603522 172

Philip Frankl
Coordinator transfer projects

+49 89 3603522 209

Jana Kümmel
Marketing and project coordination

+49 89 3603522 146


Information events

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

Contract research

Implementation of pilot projects for innovative, market-ready products or services with research character

Research networks

Joint research projects and support when applying for grants

fortiss Mittelstand services


Events for conveying theoretical knowledge and practical training in current technologies

Customized solutions

Workshops designed for developing potential, optimization options or developing solution measures and quick checks


Enterprise-based hardware and software infrastructures for trying out and testing new technologies