Hamburg Innovation is skilled at helping businesses innovate and find solutions to technical questions. Whatever the requirement – research, product development, or technology commercialisation – we have substantial expertise and excellent contacts to specialists from universities, industry, and service providers in Hamburg and beyond.

We provide clients and partners who are developing innovations with support in evaluating and introducing new technology and products. In addition to identifying the status and potential of technology, we also address economic issues such as market surveys and cost-benefit analyses.

Our services:

Technology consultancy

  • Seeking out, developing, and communicating solutions to companies’ technical problems
  • Advising companies on technological issues and managing innovation
  • Advising universities and companies on technology funding programmes

Technology transfer

  • Building cooperation between business and research
  • Supporting regional and national technology priorities in collaboration with Hamburg’s higher education institutions, businesses, and public bodies

Project management

  • Contract research and development in association with universities and other research institutes in Hamburg
  • Managing and coordinating research cooperation projects
  • Developing prototypes and pilot installations


R&D cooperation and contract research
Thomas Sperling
+49 40 76629-6321