International locations and activities worldwide
The Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft is engaged in a number of international activities mainly in Europe, North and South America, Asia and the MENA-Region. Fraunhofer operates subsidiaries in Europe (Austria, Italy, Portugal, Sweden, UK) and also in North and South America (USA, Chile).
Representative Offices and Senior Advisors in Asia and the MENA-Region form a bridge between the local Asian markets and the Fraunhofer Institutes. Their activities are focused on marketing and business expansion. The Fraunhofer Brussels office serves as a platform for dialog with European policy makers, with the additional functions of issuing public/official statements and providing information services.
Fraunhofer is participating in international networks and organizations like ERCIM, EARTO, GRA and WAITRO.