INVITE GmbH is a not-for profit research, development and demonstration center for new production concepts for the chemical and pharmaceutical industry. It is a public-private partnership, set-up as a joint venture of the TU Dortmund University and Bayer Technology Services GmbH. INVITE has the following functions in particular: to generate and publish scientific knowledge and know-how, to promote the practical implementation of the scientific findings by bringing together experts from research and industry, and to advance further education in the field of engineering especially by organizing academic courses, conferences and workshops. INVITE provides a unique infrastructure for developing and demonstrating of new process concepts under realistic conditions. In this scope, INVITE executes contract research, public founded projects, tasks assigned by the shareholders and freely chosen research projects. INVITE contributes to the validation of the technical and economic feasibility of new modular and continuous production technologies.



Contact : Dr. Manuel Holtkamp