Cooperation FRA UAS
Kreis Offenbach and Frankfurt University of Applied Sciences (Frankfurt UAS) have concluded a strategic partnership on 18th of October 2017. It is designed to build new bridges between knowledge generation and practical application and shall promote application-related, user-centered as well as innovative technologies and product development.
Beside the Frankfurt UAS’s role as research partner for individual enterprises, joint activities are foreseen as well as consulting services for the municipalities of the Landkreis and dialogue events between businesses and the university. Theses and research studies, internships and practical study semesters also aim at linking theory and practice more closely. The companies of Kreis Offenbach will present themselves at recruitment events with an own appearance. Moreover, vocational qualification measures in the areas of digitalization, Industry 4.0 and change management are currently being drawn up.
The strategic partnership intends to foster innovation strength, but also focusses on generating and binding a skilled workforce in the region.