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11. February 2020

Career Day Innovation

On March 5, 2020, top employers and top executives of RWTH Aachen University will meet at the Invention Center. We continue the last year’s successful concept and once again allow our member companies to inspire their employees of the future…

16. December 2019

Come and join us!

On 22 January 2020, we will present the work of the Invention Center and provide insights into selected lighthouse projects of the RWTH Aachen Campus. Join us on a visit to the birthplace of the smart e.GO Life electric car…

27. November 2019

The new INC Program 2020 has been released!

Also in 2020, exciting cross-industry groups and studies on current trend topics await you. The INC Invention Center has set itself the goal of rethinking technology and innovation management and facing the challenges of a digitalized, rapidly changing and networked…

19. November 2019

Impulse No. 10: Taking the perspective of value-creation partners

–Thinking from the customer’s point of view A better understanding of the intrinsic motivation of important value creation partners holds the potential to create additional benefits in the innovation process at different points in time. Closer cooperation across the entire…

21. October 2019

Impuls No. 8: Implicit knowledge for more innovative strength

– Interdisciplinary cooperation promotes the reduction of silo mentality Silo mentality represents one of the central obstacles in the innovation process. Companies that have successfully anchored an open innovation culture place regular innovations on the market. To this end, employees…

14. October 2019

Meet Otfried Schwarzkopf at the 13th Aachen TIM Conference

VOSS Automotive GmbH has set up an incubator for the development of innovations in the INC Invention Center and thus uses the easy access to the ecosystem of the RWTH Aachen Campus. Meet Otfried Schwarzkopf at this year’s Technology and…

21. August 2019

Why do companies opt for internal exploitation of innovation?

Companies decide as to whether the innovations from corporate incubators are used internally for various reasons. Since not all innovations are suitable for transfer to the parent company, the companies have defined adequate criteria for their selection.