The Architecture Research Incubator ARI is a central facility at the Department of ARCHITECTURE for coordinating INTERDISCIPLINARY research and development competencies in the design, engineering, urban development and IT sectors. It strengthens existing RESEARCH activities, opens up new fields of research and acquires projects. It organizes development partnerships with BUSINESSES and institutions in the municipal region of Munich. The participating research groups work from a co-working space that adjoins the prototyping workshops at the Technical Center. The facility promotes students with a strong research focus and aims to STRENGTHEN the culture of project DEVELOPMENT, cooperation, entrepreneurship and funding application at the Department of Architecture.