The Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft is the leading organization for applied research in Europe. Its research activities are conducted by 72 institutes and research units at locations throughout Germany. International collaborations with excellent research partners and innovative companies around the world ensure direct access to regions of the greatest importance to present and future scientific progress and economic development. For over 35 years, the Fraunhofer Institute for Industrial Engineering IAO in Stuttgart has been a highly regarded provider of services in the fields of company and work structures and organization, technology management, and information and communication technology.
Over 50 researchers from the fields of Engineering, Urban Planning, Computer Sciences, Economic Science, Innovation Management and Sociology contribute their expert knowledge to the creation of interdisciplinary and future-oriented solutions for mobility and future cities in the Mobility Innovations and Urban Systems Center (MUSIC).