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Institute for Information Systems

We shape digital change.

The Institute for Information Systems (IWI) has over 50 employees who actively shape digital transformation and support society and our research and practice partners in managing future challenges. In our nine areas of expertise we investigate, research, teach and shape digital change in the business world and society. Our key competence lies in managing complex systems and in the interplay between humans, data, information, knowledge and processes – with artificial intelligence whenever and wherever appropriate.

  • Our research activities
  • Our consulting offers
  • Our continuing education products
  • Our commitment to undergraduate education

Competence Centres

Social Media Institute for Information Systems FHNW

Head of the Institute

Prof. Dr. Rolf Dornberger
Prof. Dr. Rolf Dornberger

Head of Institute for Information Systems

Telephone +41 61 279 17 74 (direct)


Prof. Dr. Uwe Leimstoll
Prof. Dr. Uwe Leimstoll

Lecturer, Institute for Information Systems

Telephone +41 61 279 17 65 (direct)


Basel Peter Merian

FHNW University of Applied Sciences and Arts Northwestern Switzerland School of Business Peter Merian-Strasse 86 4002 Basel
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