Annual Report 2020

For a secure future:
resilience through

Report of the Executive Board

Review of Fraunhofer Research

Financial Report

Annual Report 2020#

Report of the Executive Board

The Executive Board
Management report 2020
Report of the Senate on the financial year 2020
Inside the Fraunhofer Senate

Review of Fraunhofer Research

Resilience in complex systems – a practical application strategy from Fraunhofer
New initiatives and infrastructures
Projects and results 2020
Awards 2020
People in research
Fraunhofer Institute spin-offs


Balance sheet at December 31, 2020
Income statement for the financial year 2020
Reconciliation between income statement and performance statement (cash-basis accounting)
Performance statement for individual Fraunhofer entities
Excerpts from the notes to the financial statements 2020
Convenience translation of the German independent auditor’s report


Structure of the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft
Members, constituent bodies, commitees
Further initiatives and research infrastructures
Fraunhofer in Germany
Fraunhofer International
Editorial notes