Welcome to the Institute for Enterprise Systems

Being a central institution within the University of Mannheim, the Institute for Enterprise Systems (InES) works on an interdisciplinary basis across faculties. The main purpose of InES is to actively enhance the valuable exchange between science and practice in the field of enterprise systems. Our goal is defined by three major targets:

  • achieving high-quality results in research by using an interdisciplinary research approach
  • transfering know-how into the practical world with a strong focus on designers as well as users in middle-sized enterprises as well as large corporations
  • providing young scientists with state-of-the-art qualification

What we offer:

For Companies: Science-based solutions tailored to your specific needs. more...

For Scholars: A cooperation platform for Enterprise Systems research. more...

For Students: Attractive carreer opportunities in science and practice. more...​​​​​​​



The main goal, the development of an application which is intended for use in rural areas, is extended by the scope of cooperative project work of the...

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The CrowdMyRegion project has been launched on the 1st of April 2018. The project is supported by the Federal Ministry of Economics as part of the...

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Manufacturing systems are currently being equipped with high-level application interfaces (e.g. OPC UA). Although these information models can be...

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Call for Papers: Smart Services and Software Platforms (IEEE TEMS)

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LWDA, which expands to “Lernen, Wissen, Daten, Analysen” (“Learning, Knowledge, Data, Analytics”), covers recent research in areas such as knowledge...

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Schloss68131 Mannheim +49 621 181-3560
68131 MannheimGermany