The Steinbeis-Stiftung für Wirtschaftsförderung (StW) is the umbrella organization of the Steinbeis Transfer Network. The non-profit foundation and its subsidiary the Steinbeis GmbH & Co. KG für Technologietransfer (StC), responsible for all commercial activities involved in knowledge and technology transfer, are headquartered in Stuttgart, Germany.
Within the Steinbeis GmbH & Co. KG für Technologietransfer network, there are multitudinous Steinbeis Transfer Centers (STC) focusing on various key areas. Our Research and Innovation Centers (SRC, SIC) are specialized in several kinds of research: market and transfer-oriented, commissioned, development and transfer network research as well as projects of a charitable nature. Consulting Centers (SCC) are experienced, insightful points of contact for business consulting, evaluation and training. The Steinbeis University Berlin provides in its Institutes (STI) transferoriented research as well as competence-oriented training and employee development. Steinbeis Beteiligungs-Holding oversees our majority holdings and several company equity holdings.
Steinbeis properties are used to bolster the knowledge and technology transfer process by providing the network with a suitable infrastructure. Steinbeis Edition releases specialized publications by experts of the Steinbeis network, the Ferdinand Steinbeis Institute (FSTI) fosters the transfer by coordinating and executing studies. Symposia addressing hot topics in technology and management complement our other vehicles and showcase the range of our expertise.
The Board of Trustees lays down fundamental working practices for the foundation. The Board of Trustees has 23 ordinary and 23 alternate members.