For Companies: Practice and Transfer

The Institute of Information Systems and Information Management under the direction of Prof. Dr. Schoder economically oriented. Our specialist areas are:

  • Social Media, Web Science, Social Network Analysis
  • Media Mass Customization and Electronic Commerce
  • Informatization and Networking of the World

Applied Methods:

  • Market Analysis, Competition Analysis
  • Information Search
  • Analysis of Social Media and Social Networks (also Trend Research)
  • Due Dilligence for companies situated in the areas of New Media and Business Models
  • Process Analysis
  • Business Process Reengineering
  • Modeling of reports
  • Supervision of Realization
  • Open/Closed, Management of IT-Platforms

Advice and Corporation in the following areas:

  • Electronic Business
  • Electronic Commerce
  • Information Management
  • Knowledge Management
  • Technology and Innovation Management
  • Customized Products and Services (“Mass Customization”)
  • Marketing
  • Organizational Design with IT
  • Management Consulting and Business Management

Use our solutions for your problems – we cooperate on theses, lectures, conferences and education, reports and studies, contract and research work as well as corporate research and development.

Please contact us!

In Corporation with Students

The Economics and Socio-scientific Department of the University of Cologne awards outstanding students with the Deans Award. These students is given the opportunity to get in touch with companies.

For further information visit our   Dean’s List website.

Publications for Business Practices

Schoder, Detlef (2011). Informationsmanagement 2.0 - Nur der Wandel ist stetig. Wirtschaftsinformatik und Management. (02), 54-58.

Schoder, Detlef and Talalayevski, A. (2010). The Price Isn't Right - How Companies can regain pricing power: joint publication with Wall Street Journal, WSJ Executive Adviser: Innovations in Management Theory & Business Strategy. MIT Sloan Management Review.