About ILI

The Innovative Living Institute (ILI), which is based in Essen, Germany, was founded in 2012. The interdisciplinary knowledge platform occupies a leading position as independent innovation driver and economic developer for companies, institutions, municipalities and regions. In times of global change, it stands as an international strategist, consultant and co-designer for a sustainable economy and society.

From its holistic perspective, it deals with the main topics of development of markets, global change and the resulting opportunities for companies to conceptualize and create new products, services and models.

The mission of the Innovative Living Institute is to enrich the evolution of businesses and the way of life of society through new combinations of outstanding knowledge and the experience of its experts.

Particularly the realistic view of what is economically and technically feasible, sustainability and the consideration of the future needs of our society are at the center of its actions.



ILI references range from Formula 1 – to leading kitchen manufacturers, SMEs, trade fair companies and banks – to municipalities and local authorities.

Cooperation with the Innovative Living Institutes is based on discretion and strict confidentiality. We kindly ask for your understanding that more detailed information about our references can only be provided on request.