Welcome to INVITE

Who we are

Our research center and headquarters are located at CHEMPARK Leverkusen in Germany, where we bring research and practice together under one roof in an open innovation platform.
"The research lab of INVITE  founded by Bayer, TU Dortmund University and Heinrich-Heine-University Düsseldorf is the heart and the brain of the technical revolution in the chemical industry” (Welt am Sonntag, 24 Dec. 2017)

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2021 Grants4Tech Challenge: Getting to the Root of the Unknown!

In search for a non-destructive technology that makes the roots of plants in the field visible, Bayer has launched the RootScanner challenge with...

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New PhD Research Projects at DDIC

In the framework of open innovation DDIC has started 6 new doctoral projects at the Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf and the Technical University...

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The Ulfert-Onken Award in Biotechnology Goes to Dr.-Ing. Laura David

This year, Dr.-Ing. Laura David received the Ulfert-Onken Award in Biotechnology, which was awarded for the third time. [German version below]

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Bayer Runs Virtual Workshop for Students and Researchers

DDIC consortium partner, Bayer AG, will hold a virtual workshop aiming at master and PhD students on November 5th, 11th and 19th 2020. [German version...

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Drug Delivery Innovation Center

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