News

Even if accidents don't always happen, dicey situations are not uncommon for most cyclists in Berlin. The research project "SimRa – Safety in Cycling" investigates precisely such near misses. A team... read more »

The Einstein Center Digital Future (ECDF) has made an impressive start in the two years since its opening: Highly qualified and competent professors have been appointed. The Center is a role model for... read more »

67% of people in Germany think that politicians should establish clearer boundaries for large digital companies, a survey by the Friedrich Ebert Foundation revealed. A majority of respondents... read more »

"Open Education for a Digital Society" is the title of the event, which will take place on June 26, 2019 at the Einstein Center Digital Future. With the "Forum Open:Education", the Bündnis Freie... read more »

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Einstein Center Digital Future @ECDigitalFuture 20. Jul.

Herzlichen Glückwunsch @BerlinUAlliance!!!!! 🎉🎉🎉 Wir gratulieren @HumboldtUni @FU_Berlin @TUBerlin @ChariteBerlin!! Wir freuen uns auf weitere spannende Projekte mit Euch in der #BrainCityBerlin! #Exzellenzstrategie🚀#digitalfuture twitter.com/BerlinUAllianc…

Einstein Center Digital Future retweeted Sebastian Meier @seb_meier 19. Jul.

Together with @OlgaWillner @clmbirn @geovisual @nrchtct @tobiasschro @ECDF_JochenRabe we are organizing a summer school at @citylabberlin on Data-driven Urban Innovation 9-20 Sept. 2019. Apply now. citylab-berlin.org/events/summers…

Einstein Center Digital Future retweeted rbb|24 @rbb24 18. Jul.

Selbst, wenn es nicht immer zu Unfällen kommt: Brenzlige Situationen sind für die meisten #Radfahrer in #Berlin keine Seltenheit. Die @TUBerlin will das #Radfahren mit Künstlicher Intelligenz sicherer machen. 📽️rbb24.de/panorama/beitr…

Einstein Center Digital Future @ECDigitalFuture 17. Jul.

"New Work: Kommt bald die Firma ohne Chef?": ECDF-Wissenschaftler @Ayad_Al_Ani im Gespräch mit @DIEZEIT @zeitonline über die Digitalisierung der Arbeitswelt. #digitalfuture 👉 zeit.de/wirtschaft/201…

Einstein Center Digital Future retweeted Andrea Cominola @AndreaCominola 17. Jul.

Excited to announce that Dr. Emily Berglund (NCSU) and Dr. @CaraBeal (Griffith University) will join our #AGU19 session H147 on #water, #energy, and the #city as invited speakers! Would like to join? agu.confex.com/agu/fm19/preli… Deadline:07.31 @NewshaAjami @AStillwellPhD @hydroaholics pic.twitter.com/r6VWtcVwBj

Einstein Center Digital Future retweeted SimRa @SimRa_Berlin 16. Jul.

Beide SimRa-Apps (Android und iOS) sind jetzt als Open-Source verfügbar, wir planen in Kürze auch den Code unseres Backendsystems hier online zu stellen: github.com/simra-project Wer einfach nur mitmachen möchte, findet hier die Downloadlinks für die App: digital-future.berlin/forschung/proj…

Events

05. – 09.08.2019

In August, the Berlin School of Public Health is offering a five-day intensive course in close cooperation with Prof. Dr. Dr. Felix Balzer of ECDF: Medical Informatics (05.-09.8.2019). The full-day... read more »

19. – 23.08.2019

In August, the Berlin School of Public Health is offering a five-day intensive course in close cooperation with Prof. Dr. Dr. Felix Balzer of ECDF: Applied Digital Health (19.08.-23.08.2019) The... read more »

09. – 20.09.2019

Professor Jochen Rabe (ECDF/TU Berlin), together with the HTW Berlin, the research group Human-Centered Computing (HCC) of FU Berlin and the Potsdam University of Applied Sciences, is hosting the... read more »

10.09.2019

ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE FOR SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT? September 10, 2019 in the Einstein Centre Digital Futures  Wilhelmstrasse 67, 10117 Berlin, Germany Artificial intelligence (AI) is currently on... 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 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