Sarah Neuschl

Sarah Neuschl

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Sarah Neuschl

Deputy Head of Data and Platform Based Value Creation Unit

Fraunhofer Center for International Management and Knowledge Economy IMW
Martin-Luther-Ring 13
04109 Leipzig, Germany

Phone +49 341 231039-272

Fax +49 341 231039-9272

Areas of Expertise

  • Digital transformation and value creation competencies
  • Development of innovative instruments for strategic competence management in the context of digitization



Since May 2018, Sarah Neuschl has worked at the Fraunhofer Center in Leipzig as a research fellow for the Professional Development and Competence Management Unit, which she previously supported as a research assistant starting in April 2017. Her education includes a degree in Business Administration (BA) from HTWK Leipzig and a Master of Business Administration (MSc) with a focus on marketing, distribution, and services from Leipzig University. She completed her studies with her master’s thesis, “Patient Empowerment in the Context of Digital Health Applications for Consumers“. Sarah Neuschl gained considerable project experience during her studies, including in collaboration with a research group at the Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research. While there, she worked on developing local recycling strategies for decentralized waste recycling plants. At Fraunhofer IMW, Sarah Neuschl is involved in project initiatives for innovative competence management (in support of preventive occupational health and safety) as well as tailor-made teaching and training concepts for the future working world (particularly in the realm of human-robot collaboration). Since June 2018, she has primarily pursued these research actions within the »Data Mining and Value Creation« digital project.


Publication Type
2022 Datenmanagement und Resilienz - Bestandsaufnahme im (sächsischen) Mittelstand während der Covid-19-Pandemie
Schneider, Anne; Neuschl, Sarah; Leyh, Christian
Aufsatz in Buch
Book Article
2022 Die Digitalisierung als Enabler von Resilienz in der Krise - Status quo und quo vadis
Ries, Sonja; Neuschl, Sarah; Kubenz, Victoria; Haugk, Sebastian; Arzt, Alexander; Kögler, Philipp
Aufsatz in Buch
Book Article
2022 Analysis of Critical Success Factors for Successfully Conducting Digitalization Projects
Leyh, Christian; Köppel, K.; Neuschl, Sarah; Pentrack, Milan
Conference Paper
2022 Zukunfts- und Wertschöpfungslabor DataLab WestSax - Ein regionaler Katalysator für datenbasierte Wertschöpfungsprozesse
Leyh, Christian; Kusturica, Wibke; Neuschl, Sarah; Laroque, Christoph
Journal Article
2021 Critical Success Factors for Digitalization Projects
Leyh, Christian; Köppel, K.; Neuschl, Sarah; Pentrack, Milan
Conference Paper
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Further Talks and Conference Contributions


  • Neuschl, S.; Niekler, A.: Von Datencontainern und Textbausteinen – Pilotprojekte für die datenbasierte Wertschöpfung. NET19-Konferenz. seecon Ingenieure GmbH, Leipzig. 27.9.2019.

Research Day Poster

The Fraunhofer IMW holds an annual Research Day, where the research fellows present their latest research projects. Here you can find the poster presentations of Sarah Neuschl.

Poster Research Day 2020

Von der Konnektivität zum (digitalen) Umsatz