Robocabs: The mobility of the future?

Robocabs: The mobility of the future?

Study on user acceptance for autonomous mobility concepts

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Corporate Innovation Labs study probes exemplary innovation labs’ success factors .

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The human factor in artificial intelligence

Fraunhofer IAO focuses on applications for AI in Science Year 2019

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Innovation in 2030 – open, digital, systemic?

Innovation in 2030 – open, digital, systemic?

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IAO-News / Jun 25, 2019

Robocabs: The mobility of the future?

Even if the technology has as yet only been tested in prototypes on test routes, autonomous driving will apparently be possible in the near future. How exactly do potential users envision such vehicles? And how high is the level of public acceptance? The Robocab study, performed by Fraunhofer IAO and the Institute for Social-Ecological Research ISOE with the support of the German Federal Ministry of Transport and Digital Infrastructure (BMVI), provides insights into international survey results.

 

IAO-News / Jun 24, 2019

A smart approach to using parking spaces for logistics

The consortium behind the “Park_up” project, namely Fraunhofer IAO, veloCAR-RIER and evopark, has developed a solution for sustainable urban logistics in close cooperation with APCOA Parking Deutschland. Their concept envisages the use of publicly accessible parking spaces as transshipment hubs for cargo bikes. APCOA, Germany’s leading car park operator, is implementing the project in three of its central car parks in Stuttgart. On 24 June 2019, the companies will showcase the project in the Zeppelin-Carrée car park in Stuttgart.

 

IAO-News / May 16, 2019

New Work – future models for work

The New Work project, which is funded by the Federal Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs (BMAS), analyzes the success factors for new forms of employment, to which end it described interesting examples from all over Germany. In an accompanying study, Fraunhofer IAO investigated how employees can be included in management processes and which measures can be used to achieve this.

 

IAO-News / Mar 7, 2019

AI solutions for autonomous vehicle fleets

How can artificial intelligence (AI) be used in vehicle fleets? How can autonomous vehicles be integrated in car sharing information and communications technology (ICT) systems? The Fraunhofer IAO project KI4ROBOFLEET is investigating the possible applications of AI in the area of autonomous driving.