Fraunhofer Institute for
Systems and Innovation Research ISI
Office of the Expert Commission on Research and Innovation
The Office of the Expert Commission on Research and Innovation is the organisational centre of the reporting system and in addition conducts own scientific studies in the field of innovation research. Appropriate results are included in the experts' reports and statements issued by the Commission of Experts.
In addition, the office is responsible for inviting bids and awarding contracts for external scientific services. It coordinates the top priority and indicator studies of the participating scientific institutions and integrates their main findings in the reports of the Commission of Experts. It is also responsible for the preparation of and follow-up to the meetings of the Commission of Experts.
Fraunhofer ISI is in charge of the office, which has its seat in the Fraunhofer ISI branch at the Berlin University of Technology (TU).