Homo Digitalis

Homo Digitalis

What impact will future technologies such as artificial intelligence, chips in the brain and virtual lovers have on our lives? Web series and test on the future impact of digitalization launched.

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Smart Society Academy

Smart Society Academy – Course on Urban Space

Six-month course in smart cities for professionals from industry and administration

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innovation research

Fraunhofer creates new group for innovation research

Pooling competencies: Fraunhofer cementing its position as a leading player in the German innovation arena

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People and mobility

People and mobility

Innovative concepts for the mobility of the future

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IAO-News / Oct 18, 2017

BR launches "Homo Digitalis" future project

What impact will future technologies such as artificial intelligence, chips in the brain and virtual lovers have on our lives? Now you can find answers at www.homodigitalis.tv. In addition to the Homo Digitalis web series, BR, ARTE and the ORF TV networks have joined forces with Fraunhofer IAO to develop a chat bot that playfully interacts with the user and gives them individual feedback about their possible future.

 

IAO-News / Oct 9, 2017

Sharing ideas for tomorrow's digital communities

The digital transformation of communal life calls for cross-sectoral thinking and solutions. The second edition of the Morgenstadt Workshop, which is to be held in Stuttgart in November 2017 and is organized by Fraunhofer IAO and Baden-Württemberg’s Ministry of the Interior, Digitisation and Migration, offers a platform with many creative formats that will enable all stakeholders involved in urban and regional development to contribute their own questions and solutions to the discussion and develop them further.

 

IAO-News / Aug 24, 2017

Better practice for disaster situations

Accidents, terror attacks and catastrophic events present big challenges for civil defense disaster relief forces. In a new publication, Fraunhofer IAO, the German Red Cross and the Bavarian Red Cross unveil concepts for full-scale drills responding to a mass-casualty incident.

 

IAO-News / Aug 15, 2017

Smarter robot vacuum cleaners for automated office cleaning

Can you really use Outlook to make sure your office floor gets vacuumed? Absolutely! Fraunhofer IAO is currently developing an intelligent cleaning concept for smart offices. A robot vacuum cleaner automatically takes care of upcoming cleaning jobs that have been scheduled in Outlook.

 

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