The Fraunhofer Institute for Digital Media Technology IDMT is doing applied research in the field of audiovisual media. The Institute is known as a competent partner of industry when it comes to developing groundbreaking technologies for the digital media domain. Together with its contracting partners Fraunhofer IDMT develops cutting-edge solutions consistently designed to meet user requirements and expectations. At its headquarters in Ilmenau and its branches in Erfurt and Oldenburg Fraunhofer IDMT employs over one-hundred people working on the Institute's research portfolio.
With its software solutions, Fraunhofer IDMT is a major partner for the creative industry in Germany and the world. Tools for intelligent signal analysis and the development of new methods for interaction make media consumption and information retrieval easier for users. In the field of 3D audio and image processing, Fraunhofer IDMT develops new immersive and interactive media formats.