RWTH TIM Expertenkreis

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Lehrstuhl für Betriebswirtschaftslehre, insbesondere Technologie- und Innovationsmanagement
Funding Body:
R&D Managers of 15 large corporations
Partner Organisation:
Among others: 3M, Bayer, Ford, Fujitsu, E.ON, Henkel, Hella, Lindt, Miele, Rehau, Rheinmetall, Viega, Vodafone, Voss, Union Investment


  • Georg Schiffner

We offer a limited group of companies the opportunity to work more intensively with our institute as a sponsoring member to keep your organization up to date with the latest developments in practice and research regarding all things innovation and technology management. For over ten years, the RWTH TIM Expert Group (TIMEX) has been the platform for exchange and networking in an open, trusting atmosphere. We connect science with innovation, technology and development managers from companies of different sectors and sizes. Become a member of our TIM Expert Group at RWTH Aachen University! What is in for you? - Together on the cutting edge: - Three full-day meetings per year (either in Aachen or on invitation at one of the partners' premises), as well as participation in one of the TIM Institute conferences - Interactive learning of new innovation methods and tools through expert lectures, discussions and workshops on jointly selected topics from the world of innovation - Exciting guest speakers from science and industry - Documentation of the results for all partners in the TIMEX knowledge database - Add on: Access to RWTH students (incl. Honors Class) via In Class lectures, project modules, job postings, and joint events Between the member companies and between the companies and our institute, there is further the possibility to target joint research work via the TIM expert group. Excerpt of our current partners: 3M, apoBank, BASF, Bayer, Beiersdorf, E.ON, Ford, Fujitsu, Henkel, Lindt, Miele, Thyssen Krupp, Union Investment, Viega, Vodafone, Voss. Prof. Dr. Frank Piller, Mr. Georg Schiffner and Mr. Christian Gülpen will be happy to answer any questions you may have about the expert group. Please do not hesitate to contact us!