Our partner

University of Rostock


Applied research and development is undertaken at the Institute for ImplantTechnology and Biomaterials e.V. in close collaboration with the Institute for Biomedical Engineering at the University of Rostock's University Medicine. This cooperation provides a foundation for interdisciplinary work together with facilities at the University Medicine, the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Marine Technology and the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences at the University of Rostock. ►read more

Network partners in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern


The biomedical research of the Institute for ImplantTechnology and Biomaterials e.V. provides support especially for small and medium-sized enterprises in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern in acquiring unique selling points and leading technological positions, as well as in expanding their portfolios of innovative products: It thus strengthens the competitive position and innovative power of such businesses working in the medical device segment in the region.
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National and international partners

The IIB is part of an interregional research network with international reach in the field of medical devices. Within this network the IIB is supporting its partners in Germany, the Netherlands, Switzerland and the USA by offering technology platforms, as well as research and development services at the interface between science and industry.  ►read more

Mittelstand 4.0 - Kompetenzzentrum Rostock


We regard digitization in the German small and medium-sized enterprises (SME) sector as one of the greatest challenges of our time. The Institute for ImplantTechnology and Biomaterials e.V. (IIB e.V.) is a partner in the Mittelstand 4.0 Kompetenzzentrum Rostock and has set itself the task of sensitising SMEs from the medical technology sector to the opportunities and potential of digitization.

In our Smart Laboratory, we will demonstrate how digitization can increase the efficiency of development, manufacturing and testing processes for medical devices. In addition to our information offerings, we offer you free training courses and workshops within the Mittelstand 4.0 Kompetenzzentrum Rostock and accompany your company in concrete implementation projects. The focus here is, for example, on highly topical issues such as virtual product development using numerical simulation methods or additive manufacturing technologies. ►read more