The AWS-Institute for digitized products and processes (AWSi) was founded in 2014 to foster research and innovation. The Institute focuses on digitization of economy and society. Digitized Consulting, Blended Learning, Industry 4.0, Digitized Business Models and Processes are our main topics.
The AWSi is an independent research institute that committed itself to develop new technologies and think ahead business models. That’s why we place great value on combining research with innovation and entrepreneurship.We are located at the campus of Saarland University, which is one of the most renowned German universities in computer science.
Our approach to Innovation
as software prototypes that are evaluated by partners and customers. In an iterative process, these solutions are continuously improved. This is our way to create market-ready products.
The professor of information systems and business informatics, inventor of ARIS-concept and successful entrepreneur August-Wilhelm Scheer founded the AWSi to advance the combination of research, teaching and entrepreneurship and hence to strengthen the german software industry.