Research Projects The Chair of International Management has explored effective ways for promoting university-industry cooperation in order to stay in touch with practice and trends but also produce publications with high practical relevance. It is part of the overall strategy of the chair to balance with both theoretical research and practical application of knowledge. FIM-HSG consulting takes place on an individual basis and is typically related to ongoing research activities to guarantee up-to-date insights. FIM consulting may be linked to the specific projects or may take place to through workshops with company executives and where new strategies, structures, or solutions are developed jointly. Several projects have been started and executed in the past to further explore the potentials of cooperation with industry.