ISM performs commissioned research, acting as the meeting point between the academic world and business. This applied cooperation encourages collective learning processes and intensifies the construction of specialist networks. Our projects focus on the automotive sector, energy, health care and consumer goods.
In its research, the ISM uses the full range of the latest empirical evaluation and analysis methods.
We have a team of university professors and project managers with many years of experience and proven expertise in the methods of applied economic and social research. Our cooperation with transfer institutes in China, the USA and Australia lets us offer global solutions.


As part of the Steinbeis Group, we see our role as pacesetters for our clients’ innovation. The Steinbeis Group is a group of 700 specialized businesses and institutions from a range of different areas, with over 30 years experience in the transfer of technology and knowledge.