Group/Alliances and Networking

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Fraunhofer Group

Institutes working in related subject areas cooperate in Fraunhofer Groups and foster a joint presence on the R&D market. They help to define the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft’s business policy and act to implement the organizational and funding principles of the Fraunhofer model.

Fraunhofer Alliances

Institutes or institute departments with different competencies cooperate in Fraunhofer Alliances in order to operate jointly in a particular business segment.