Berlin becomes a hotspot of digital research 

The digital future starts in Berlin! 50 new professorships will be established in the areas computer science, IT and digital society, IT and industry as well as IT and humanities and digital health. All four universities of Berlin and the Charité - University Hospital are participating. The Beuth University of Applied Sciences and the HTW University of Applied Sciences will also establish professorships. In close cooperation with extra-university research institutions, industry and politics the Einstein Center Digital Future will be established in Berlin. It will promote the German capital as a hotspot of digital research and development.