Current Projects


CHARMS develops sustainable solutions for historic building structures in Thailand


Future Living: New know-how for the serviced living sector


KLIMA-KULTUS: Development of educational modules for damage prevention of cultural assets


KERES – Protecting cultural heritage from extreme climate events and increasing resilience


Leipzig as a Lighthouse City in: SPARCS – Sustainable energy Positive & zero cARbon CommunitieS

Completed Projects


Future Museum II: Relevance and Vision of Museums


CARE – Towards Circular Indonesian Agriculture: Promoting Rice Husk-to-Electricity for clean rural electrification


YoU2 − Livable historic urban districts in Chiang Mai


Cultural Heritage at Risk – impacts of climate change, opportunities of digitalization


FIUWA: Frugal innovation and entrepreneurship in the Southern African region


Concept Development for an Education and Training Programme in the Field of Cultural Heritage in Petra, Jordan


Watermanagement on the Philippines innovates


EVOBIO_Demo – Innovative biotechnological glycolic acid production from sewage sludge


MOBY – Living Lab Electro-Micromobility


CitizenSensor – cooperation models for collaborations between research institutions and community scientists


LignoLink – Development of a European research and innovation network in the field of wood-based bioeconomy


Cultural Heritage in Crisis – German-Italian Scientific Symposium at Villa Vigoni


Protecting Heritage with Fraunhofer Innovation – A Pilot Project


EFFESUS – Energy Efficiency for EU Historic Districts’ Sustainability


PROOF – Acceptance of decentralized urban power generation systems in Vietnam


Typha Bulgaria: an innovative, sustainable and insulating construction material made from bulrushes


Climate for Culture


PHOSPHORCYCLE – New ways of recovering critical raw materials such as phosphorus


Rural Heritage – Cultural heritage as a driver of sustainable development in rural areas


TREC-Danube: Linking of Leipzig Energy Cluster with the Danube region


Energy-efficient City: Spatial energy concept for Leipzig’s East


R&D Network Regional Energy Concepts in the Baltic Sea Region


Concept for the establishment of a regional energy agency




NANOMATCON – Multifunctional Nanoparticles and Materials Controlled by Structure


TASK – Terra- Aqua- and Site Remediation Centre of Competence Leipzig


Scientific support in the “Pilot Project for Increasing the Transfer“