The GfSE was founded in 1997 as legal body of a registered society. The GfSE is the German chapter of the International Council on Systems Engineering (INCOSE) and represents INCOSE in the German speaking area.

The GfSE is a not-for-profit organization and promotes systems engineering for industries, research and education. It participates in activities by INCOSE on European and global levels. The GfSE offers services in German in the field of systems engineering. INCOSE itself was found in 1990 as a not-for-profit organization.


Please find further information on the web site of GfSE at

Today INCOSE is regarded as the leading authority for definition, education, promotion andapplication of Systems Engineering. You will find more information about INCOSE here