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The Center for Excellence in Mobile Innovation is an institution of
the Chair of General Management and Information Systems at the University of Mannheim.

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Our Partners

Be part of great innovation projects with bachelor and
master students of our information systems
and management schools.

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one of our projects...


a location-based, multi-platform service
based on SAP HANA database technology

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another project...


a web based evaluations questionnaire
to asses the usability of an app

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CEMI Center for Excellence in Mobile Innovation

The Lab

Human-Computer Interaction Research Lab

Eye tracking systems and functional magnetic resonance imaging combined in a rigorous implementation and execution of experiments enable us to provide excellent research possibilities for our students, PhDs and partners. With our research on the one hand we strive to contribute to the development of topics in the emerging domain of NeuroIS, but on the other hand also offer insightful study results for software and systems providers regarding the users' information search behavior and processing capabilities. Explore our lab and partner pages and contact us for discussion your experiment ideas.

Our Projects

Mobile Innovation Lab

Innovative ideas, prototypes and mobile apps... Participate in joint projects between strong business partners and excellent student teams with the support of new technologies and state-of-the-art methods from university. We create benefits for all participants. Find out more about our partners and projects.

About Us We combine relevant business problems with exciting student projects.

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Creativity, Innovation and Technology - our Mobile Innovation Lab is an enabler for splendid ideas of students with state-of-the-art technology. We provide you not only with proper hardware, we also teach you in software development concepts and methods for small development teams and enable your lean startup. Get involved. Realize your ideas!

Our Projects

Our Projects

Strong partners for technology and knowledge support our Lab. We combine fresh ideas of students, well-established scientific findings from researchers and expert knowledge by our Lab partners to great projects. Have a look!



Excellent people in an creative environment need the newest technology. We have great industry partners that support our Mobile Innovation Lab not only financially but also as collaboration partners for joint student projects and exercises. Would you like to contribute?


"Our intention is to provide creative and innovative students with a playground for own startup ideas, interesting joint projects with business partners and an attractive learning environment."

Prof. Dr. Armin Heinzl, University of Mannheim

"This is a great opportunity for companies like us to get in contact with students, to work collaboratively on new ideas and to jointly implement prototypes. We learn a lot from them and they acquire a lot from our experience."

Frank von Eitzen, Head of Mobile Business Solutions, NTT DATA Deutschland

"We are proud to provide new technology to the Mobile Innovation Lab and support students in the realization of their ideas."

Ole Krieger, CEO, Accelerated IT Services GmbH
"When all think alike, then no one is thinking." Walter Lippman