Institute for Innovation in Education and Business Processes


The University of Applied Sciences Kaiserslautern sees itself as a modern university for applied sciences and design. More than 5700 students and about 160 professors learn, teach and conduct research in five departments at the Kaiserslautern I and II Campus, the Pirmasens Campus and the Zweibrücken Campus. The Department of Business Administration at the Zweibrücken Campus offers the high-quality MBA distance learning programs in Marketing Management, Sales Engineering, Motorsport Management, Sports Management and Innovation Management.


The ZFH "Center for Distance Learning in the University Network" is a state provider of accredited distance learning courses leading to an academic degree. The scientific institution of the states of Rhineland-Palatinate, Hesse and Saarland promotes and supports the development and implementation of distance learning and cooperates, among others, with Kaiserslautern University of Applied Sciences and ed-media Institut regarding MBA distance learning courses.


The cooperation partner LOTTO Rhineland-Palatinate sponsors the MBA distance learning courses Motorsport Management, Sport Management as well as Innovation Management. The lectures take place in the rooms of the LOTTO district office at the Nürburgring directly opposite the pit lane of the legendary race track in the Eifel. The LOTTO STIFTUNG Rheinland-Pfalz has been committed to education for many years. It pursues its goals in particular by promoting welfare, art and culture, sports, education, science and research in Rhineland-Palatinate.


The goals of the competence center OPINNOMETH, founded by Professor Christian M. Thurnes (University of Applied Sciences Kaiserslautern), are to grasp operational excellence and innovation methodology as an opportunity together in the network of research and practice and to transfer it into the own company reality.


The Bundesvereinigung Logistik has made it its mission to stand up for a more efficient economy in the course of ever increasing globalization. Prof. Dr. Reuter, member of the board of ed-media e.V., is co-founder of the BVL regional group Saar/Rheinpfalz.


“The ICSB Academy is a new program launched in 2015 by ICSB targeting graduate students in MBA, Engineering, as well as in other disciplines, for which the acquisition of entrepreneurial skills and awareness are key training objectives in their respective graduate programs. The Academy takes place in conjunction with the ICSB Global Conference.” - Dr. Luca Iandoli, ICSB Academy Executive Director, Washington, D.C.


WOLF IT Consulting GmbH is a consulting service company whose focus is on the sale of the ERP solution proALPHA. Their goals are the optimization of business processes, as well as an increase in value creation and profitability.


A und O Gettmann supports companies by accompanying change processes (change management), individual and team coaching, leadership development as well as resilience training and corporate health management.


market Advice specializes in coaching, management consulting and seminars. The content focus is on topics such as marketing, sales and communication.


The Chamber of Industry and Commerce for the Palatinate is a mediator between the state and the economy. The tasks of the IHK lie primarily in representing the interests of its members, as an advisor, and in the area of public relations. The IHK Pfalz supports ed-media Institut as a strategic partner in funding projects.


"We move it" is a state initiative of the Rhineland-Palatinate Ministry of Economics. The overarching goal is to support the automotive industry in Rhineland-Palatinate in coping with the upcoming change and thus to strengthen the economic power of the state. The office ensures that service and support offers and the needs of the industry are brought together in a suitable form. "We move it" maintains a network of competent partners that offers suitable solutions for all technical and non-technical challenges of change in the automotive industry.


The "Offensive Mittelstand" is a national initiative and community of interests of public and private organizations and associations that support and promote SMEs. The aim of all activities is to promote the quality of work and an employee-oriented corporate culture in SMEs so that as many SMEs as possible can use demographic change and the digital transformation of work as an opportunity.


init28 is a consulting company for information security and data protection and helps with the topics of IT strategy, information security, data protection and resilience tailored to the company with a holistic view.