Welcome to the website of the Institute for Applied Informatics (InfAI) at the University of Leipzig

The Institute for Applied Informatics (InfAI) was founded as non-profit association in 2006 aiming to promote science and research in the areas of Computer Science and Information Systems. Being an affiliated institute of the University of Leipzig InfAI’s research is independent and application-oriented. Also, it is known to act flexibly as well as problem and business oriented. It aims to optimize transfer processes between science and economy. For these transfer processes InfAI Management GmbH was formed in 2015 as wholly owned subsidiary. InfAI Management GmbH is able to offer market-oriented development and consulting services based on innovative research findings. On this website you will find information about the institute and our research and transfer work. Thanks for visiting our website!


InfAI taps the expertise of more than 100 specialist scientists in Applied Informatics and bundles the knowledge of over 20 professors of Computer Science and Information Systems in the Central German region, including the fields of logistics, smart energy, smart data, big data, artifical intelligence and bio-medical data science.


Results and know-how of research projects are harnessed by transfer and different instruments for economy. This makes InfAI the ideal partner for your digitization project.


InfAI is embedded in an excellent network of universities, extramural research institutes and companies. Collaborate with us on innovative projects or rely on our know-how for your digitization project.