Strengthening the transfer between science and industry

Institute for Sustainable Value Creation (INW) Coesfeld

Supporting companies in the management of sustainable value creation is the focus of the Institute for Sustainable Value Creation (INW) Coesfeld as a hybrid competence centre.

In cooperation with Münster University of Applied Sciences and in collaboration with other partner universities, the institute pools the know-how of experts to show companies and local authorities how sustainability can be successfully implemented in their area of responsibility. It offers practical support, enables scientists to develop and implement research projects with a high degree of practical relevance and helps students to gain valuable practical experience during their studies.

The focus of the courses on sustainable management is on sustainability reporting, circular value creation and the decarbonisation of production.

The INW Coesfeld offers:

  • events
  • initial consultations
  • arranging individual consulting projects
  • thematic focus groups and working groups
  • concrete needs assessments
  • qualification programmes
  • creative workshops for business model development
  • support for entrepreneurial innovation projects
  • guidelines

In addition to scientists from Münster University of Applied Sciences, INW partners include experts from other universities, the city of Coesfeld, the district of Coesfeld and wfc Wirtschaftsförderung Kreis Coesfeld.

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Further information and support services

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