LILA: Algorithm identifies and localizes leaks in water supply systems

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Open the tap, march the water: Drinking water is the most important basic food. Water supply networks ensure that consumers are continuously supplied with it. Mostly caused by aging and wear and tear,... read more »

  Dr. Thomas Ramge, non-fiction author and science journalist, has become an Associate Member at ECDF in April 2022. He researches and writes on the interactions between technology, business, and... read more »

Every year, Femtec Alumnae e.V. awards the FTAfelicitas Prize to accelerate the advancement of women in STEM professions and send a signal that women and technology go very well together. This year, D... read more »

Whether transformation of the working world, cryptocurrency or electronic textiles - Digitalization affects almost all areas of our society. The ECDF Working Paper Series aims to account for this... read more »

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Einstein Center Digital Future retweeted #BitsundBaeume22 (30.9 – 2.10) @bitsundbaeume 23. May.

Jetzt 17Uhr ist die nächste Gelegenheit das Orgateam der #BitsundBaeume22 kennenzulernen und bei der Konferenz mitzugestalten. Die Videokonferenz startet gleich hier: bits-und-baeume.org/BBB-Orgakreis

Einstein Center Digital Future @ECDigitalFuture 23. May.

@GescheJoost eröffnet gemeinsam mit ECDF-Professorin Michelle Christensen (@UdK_Berlin_) unser Networking Event mit dem Titel „Transforming Communities“, mit vielen tollen Projekten des ECDF und @DFKI, zB @mTOMADY & @SimRa_App und unseren Partnern. #digitalfuture pic.twitter.com/EczY0Jg1iH

Einstein Center Digital Future retweeted Andrea Cominola @AndreaCominola 23. May.

Our Smart Water Networks team is ready to start this #EGU22. Do not miss our presentations (see thread below). Do not forget to vote, most of them are taking part in #OSPP (and we have a highlight)! #water #management #digitalfuture @EGU_HS @EuroGeosciences @ECDigitalFuture pic.twitter.com/m3FRozDuzt

Einstein Center Digital Future @ECDigitalFuture 19. May.

Happy to host one more international delegation @ECDigitalFuture today! As part of the @CulturalVistas STEM and Enterprise LAUNCH we welcomed 30 students from the @Morehouse college. @dbermbach presented his reserach project @SimRa_App. 🚲📲 Thanks for visiting us! #digitalfuture pic.twitter.com/CuQ9JOYVNH

Einstein Center Digital Future @ECDigitalFuture 19. May.

A delegation of the Confederation of Norwegian Enterprise 🇳🇴 visited the @ECDigitalFuture today. @frankrd gave an insight into her research on risk and open data in public service infrastructure. Thanks for your visit @NHO_no and the great exchange. #digitalfuture pic.twitter.com/6r4dycpBSS

Events

08.06.2022

On 08 June 2022, the Evangelical Church in the Rhineland will hold a symposium on the topic of "Man.Machine.Algorithm - Digital Education and Artificial Intelligence". The symposium will discuss the... read more »

22. – 26.08.2022

The summerschool "Philosophy of Mathematics Beyond the Armchair?!" on experimental methods in the philosophy of mathematics takes place at the Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf, Germany between 22t... read more »

24.05.2022

Die Professur Gersch des Departments Wirtschaftsinformatik der Freie Universität Berlin / Einstein Center Digital Future (ECDF) freut sich, Prof. Dr. Steffen Augsberg im Rahmen eines Gastvortrags an... read more »

02.07.2022

ECDF Professor*innen präsentieren am 2. Juli 2022 zur Langen Nacht der Wissenschaften ihre Forschungsprojekte im Haus der Digitalisierung. Im Einstein Center Digital Future (ECDF) forschen... read more »

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  • "When I look into the digital future...

    …all are working very hard to open up and make use of the opportunities offered by digital employment and digital communication, for example, for all people.

    Equal opportunities and fairer distribution are the goals.”

    Dr. Christine Kurmeyer
    Executive Board member / ECDF

  • "When I look into the digital future....

    ...… I see significant social progress, but also profound upheavals.

    To truly benefit from the digital future as a society we need to proactively prepare for it today."

    Prof. Dr. Christian Meske
    Executive Board member / ECDF

  • "When I look into the digital future...

    ...I see fascinating technological progress for science,

    for health, for mobility, for everyday life."

    Prof. Dr. Odej Kao
    Speaker of the Executive Board / ECDF

  • "When I look into the digital future...

    ...I see great need of harmonizing unlimited potential of a planet-sized universal Turing machine with limits imposed by nature and human heritage.

    I feel responsibility vis-a-vis future generations in co-creating a world where machines are more human-like and humans less machine-like."

    Prof. Dr. Daniel Hromada
    Executive Board member / ECDF

  • "When I look into the digital future...."

    ...I see new opportunities especially in healthcare. Together, we must find a way to use these advantages to the benefit of patients.”

    Prof. Dr. Dr. Felix Balzer
    Executive Board member / ECDF

  • "When I look into the digital future...

    ... I see an opportunity to use new technologies to give people worldwide access to affordable healthcare."

    Dr. Samuel Knauss / Associate Member ECDF

  • "When I look into the digital future...

    ...I see a world in which technological innovation improves the health of all and benefits people who have no access to essential health care."

    Dr. Julius Emmrich
    Associate Member ECDF

  • "When I look into the digital future...

    ... I see the big challenge in creating an inclusive digital society in which everyone can participate,

    regardless of age, gender, culture or education.

    Only then can digitalization succeed."

    Prof. Dr. Gesche Joost
    Executive Board member / ECDF

  • "When I look into the digital future...

    ...I see primarily the increase in human potential

    and not one-sidedly the technical possibilities of the digital."
     

    Prof. Dr. Rita Süssmuth
    former President of the Bundestag/ Ambassador of ECDF

  • When I look into the digital future...

    ...I see more chances than risks in networking, more possibilities for many than dangers for a few by big data,

    more support than threats by Artificial Intelligence, if we manage the challenge to transform our values and cultural achievements into the digital domain and to adapt the digital world accordingly."


    Prof. Dr. Jochen Schiller
    Vorstandsmitglied / ECDF

  • "When I look into the digital future...

    ... I see great opportunities to make our society fit for a better future - for all, with all and for the good of all."

    Prof. Johann-Christoph Freytag, PhD.
    Executive Board member / ECDF

     

  • "When I look into the digital future...

    …all are working very hard to open up and make use of the opportunities offered by digital employment and digital communication, for example, for all people.

    Equal opportunities and fairer distribution are the goals.”

    Dr. Christine Kurmeyer
    Executive Board member / ECDF

  • "When I look into the digital future....

    ...… I see significant social progress, but also profound upheavals.

    To truly benefit from the digital future as a society we need to proactively prepare for it today."

    Prof. Dr. Christian Meske
    Executive Board member / ECDF

  • "When I look into the digital future...

    ...I see fascinating technological progress for science,

    for health, for mobility, for everyday life."

    Prof. Dr. Odej Kao
    Speaker of the Executive Board / ECDF

  • "When I look into the digital future...

    ...I see great need of harmonizing unlimited potential of a planet-sized universal Turing machine with limits imposed by nature and human heritage.

    I feel responsibility vis-a-vis future generations in co-creating a world where machines are more human-like and humans less machine-like."

    Prof. Dr. Daniel Hromada
    Executive Board member / ECDF

  • "When I look into the digital future...."

    ...I see new opportunities especially in healthcare. Together, we must find a way to use these advantages to the benefit of patients.”

    Prof. Dr. Dr. Felix Balzer
    Executive Board member / ECDF

  • "When I look into the digital future...

    ... I see an opportunity to use new technologies to give people worldwide access to affordable healthcare."

    Dr. Samuel Knauss / Associate Member ECDF

  • "When I look into the digital future...

    ...I see a world in which technological innovation improves the health of all and benefits people who have no access to essential health care."

    Dr. Julius Emmrich
    Associate Member ECDF