Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft joins Cyber Valley

Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft joins Cyber Valley

Cooperation between Germany’s leading research institutions further strengthens Baden-Württemberg as a global hotspot for research on artificial intelligence

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What are the future topics of applied research?

What are the future topics of applied research?

Publication »Foresight Fraunhofer« explores 51 topics of Innovation and Future Research

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Envisioning tomorrow’s transportation in Germany and the USA

Envisioning tomorrow’s transportation in Germany and the USA

2049: Zeitreise Mobilität – Fraunhofer IAO and HR bring the future to life with VR

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AFKOS: Futur scenarios for autonomous driving

Future scenarios for autonomous driving

With its AFKOS study, Fraunhofer IAO presents solutions for urban transportation based on autonomous vehicles

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Robocabs: The mobility of the future?

Robocabs: The mobility of the future?

Study on user acceptance for autonomous mobility concepts

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artificial intelligence

The human factor in artificial intelligence

Fraunhofer IAO focuses on applications for AI in Science Year 2019

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IAO-News / Nov 7, 2019

Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft joins Cyber Valley

Europe’s largest application-oriented research organization Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft has joined the Cyber Valley research consortium, which includes the Universities of Tübingen and Stuttgart, the Max Planck Institute for Intelligent Systems, and several of the world’s top industry players. For Baden-Württemberg, the cooperation reaffirms the region’s position as one of the world’s leading AI hotspots. Founded by the Fraunhofer Institutes IPA and IAO, the AI innovation center Learning Systems offers medium-sized companies a central point of contact for applied research on artificial intelligence.

 

IAO-News / Oct 25, 2019

Smart and sustainable: shining beacons for future urban living

How can today’s urban centers be transformed into smart cities that leverage digital technology and provide a good quality of life for their citizens while also – increasingly an essential criterion – meeting sustainability targets? Fraunhofer IAO has now teamed up with 31 partners from ten EU member states in order to develop pioneering solutions for a new smart city initiative by the name of SPARCS. The aim of this project is to create a network of Sustainable energy Positive and zero cARbon CommunitieS.

 

IAO-News / Sep 25, 2019

Driving experience of the future: new spaces and potential

In ten years’ time, automotive interiors will have little in common with what we see inside cars today. Fraunhofer IAO and McKinsey have set out to investigate emerging concepts for interiors, design, services and personal transportation in the new “Mobility Experience and Technology Lab“ (MXT Lab). These researchers aim to plumb the potential of innovations that create value for both users and vendors.

 

IAO-News / Aug 12, 2019

What are the future topics of applied research?

On behalf of the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft, the Fraunhofer IAO and three other institutes of the Fraunhofer Group for Innovation Research, have identified the most important future topics of applied research. In a foresight process, technological and societal developments were analysed with regard to their innovation potential and their relevance for applied research. Some spotlight topics such as geoengineering were discussed particularly controversially.