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Summer School Innovation for SME

Explore Lower Franconia where tradition meets innovation.
Get in contact with experts of innovation, meet hidden champions, innovation Start Ups and global leading companies.

You will receive 68 hours professional content in:

  • Basics of Innovation and SME´s
  • Change Management
  • Creativity & Idea Management
  • Innovation Strategy
  • Digital Business & Future Technology
  • Patents, Laws & IP Strategy
  • Innovative Production Systems

In addition we offer company visits at:

  • Brose
  • Bosch Rexroth
  • Garmin
  • Schneider Electric, and
  • Start Ups of innovation scene of Lower Franconia



At a glance

Type of course: Summer school

Language of instruction: English

Diploma: Certificate of attendance

Start: 13.07.2019 - 26.07.2020

Duration: 2 weeks

FHWS Location: Würzburg

Faculty: Faculty of Economics and Business Administration




Prof. Dr. Gerhard Hube

Strategic Innovation Management,
Digitilization & Future Technologies

E-Mail: gerhard.hube[at]

Prof. Dr. Achim Förster

Intellectuell Property Law
Media Law & Policy

E-Mail: achim.foerster[at]

Prof. Dr. Ulrich Scheiper

Idea Management
Core Competences

E-Mail: ulrich.scheiper[at]

Prof. Dr. Christian Bauer

Information Systems, IT-Based Innovations,
Strategic Innovation Management

E-Mail: christian.baur[at]

Prof. Dr. Andreas Rückgauer

Manufacturing and Industrial Management

E-Mail: andreas.rueckgauer[at]

Prof. Dr. Arnd Gottschalk

Strategic Change Management
Innovation Leadership
Innovative Organisational Culture

E-Mail: arnd.gottschalk[at]


Please use the online registration form to submit your application documents for participating in the Innovation Summer School .

More information of the Summer School Innovation for SME.

Contact for Summer School Innovation for SME

Hochschule für angewandte Wissenschaften
Campus Weiterbildung und Sprache

Randersackerer Str. 15
97072 Würzburg
Phone +49 931 3511-6300