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WE ARE

THE INSTITUTE FOR
INNOVATION &
TREND RESEARCH
IN GRAZ.

an extra-university trend research institute with an extension for innovation and knowledge management. In addition, we form the headquarters of the Value Management Competence Center in Austria and are members of the European ETUC (European Governing Board) for the European Value Management Training and Certification System. The Institute for Innovation and Trend Research (IITF) focuses on the topics of innovation and research. Knowledge management and trend research. The institute cultivates cooperations with universities, technical colleges and centers of excellence, thus focusing on the role of a flexible, application and service-oriented research partner for SMEs. The IITF also sees itself as a facilitator of knowledge and technology transfer processes for FEI services in SMEs.



The IITF as a trend institute offers scientific development of systematics, methods and tools for this target group (eg idea studies, innovation potential analyzes, industry-specific trend analyzes, ...) for innovation and trend research, value management / value analysis, knowledge management and related disciplines.

DAS TEAM

DI Dr. Manfred Ninaus

Dipl.Ing. Christian Katschnig

Doz. Dr. D-Ing. Marjan Leber

Elisabeth Müller, BSc, MSc

DI Gerald Ninaus, Bakk. techn.

Zu unseren engeren Kooperationspartnern gehören:
  • Know Center Graz
  • Donau Universität Krems
  • Wissensmanagement Forum
  • Arbeitsbereich Differentielle Psychologie am Institut
    für Psychologie der Universität Graz