FIR is a non-profit, cross-industry research and training facility at RWTH Aachen University in the field of business organization, information logistics and corporate IT with the aim of creating the organizational foundations for the digitally networked industrial company of the future.

With research and transfer of innovative solutions, the FIR contributes to increasing the competitiveness of companies. This takes place in the appropriate infrastructure for experimental organizational research in a methodically sound, scientifically rigorous manner and with the direct participation of experts from business. The focus of attention is on the industrial use cases: future logistics, smart services and smart maintenance, smart commercial buildings and smart mobility.

Services we offer

✔ Project Management
✔ Service Model Development
✔ Business Process Improvement
✔ Change management


Machine builders, factory

Reference projects


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