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Whether shopping online, keeping on top of what’s happening in the world or booking their next trip, users have their personal data processed each time they surf the Internet. The introduction of the... read more »

Federal Minister for Women's Affairs Dr. Franziska Giffey has appointed Prof. Dr. Timm Teubner to the Expert Commission for the Third Equality Report of the German Federal Government. Together with... read more »

Whether it’s electronic textiles, cybercrime, AI-based procedures in medicine or road safety for cyclists, scientists from various disciplines conduct joint research at the Einstein Center Digital... read more »

Regardless of the type of surgery – hip replacement, bone-fracture treatment or tissue removal – patients older than 65 are especially prone to suffering from post-operative complications on account... read more »

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ECDF retweeted WssTP @wsstpeu 17. May.

Do you remember?@smartH2Oproject won the WssTP #digital #water #award at #WaterIE2018. @AndreaCominola, Chair of the #Smart💧Networks @TUBerlin & @ECDigitalFuture, spoke about their progress: bit.ly/2GT5SaS. Apply for WIE2019 contest before 20/05➡️bit.ly/2UQTMmD pic.twitter.com/IlzsmuB0wx

ECDF @ECDigitalFuture 16. May.

Happy to welcome Jessica Robinson (@bicyclechica) and Chris Thomas, Co-Founders of Detroit Mobility Lab today @ECDigitalFuture! Thanks also to @fscheuffelen and @Beyond1435 for initiating the visit. #digitalfuture pic.twitter.com/JAkaSXMTnh

ECDF retweeted Digital Innovation Lab @digitalinnolab 15. May.

Talk at the Digital Future @ScienceMatch at Kosmos Berlin on #DigitalFuture #AI and #DigitalPlatforms. Thanks to everybody for listening. Please reach out to me if you would like to discuss. Thanks to the @ECDigitalFuture for making it possible. pic.twitter.com/5EfgDUIqDO

ECDF @ECDigitalFuture 14. May.

„Value Creation and Value Extraction on Digital Platforms“: Prof. Dr. Philipp Staab (@ECDigitalFuture/@HumboldtUni) jetzt @ScienceMatch #DigitalFuture pic.twitter.com/Xwf0kiJ5WD

ECDF @ECDigitalFuture 14. May.

Session „AI in Government & Society“: Prof. Dr. Felix Biessmann (@ECDigitalFuture / @BeuthHS) spricht über „Measuring Trust in Artificial Intelligence Systems“ @ScienceMatch #DigitalFuture pic.twitter.com/EjqnuHO6cp

Events

22.05.2019

Prof. Dr. Helena Mihaljević  (Professor of Data Science and Analytics at HTW Berlin (University of Applied Sciences) and at ECDF)  will give a lecture on Wednesday, May 22, 2019, as part of the... read more »

04. – 05.06.2019

On June 4 and 5, the symposium "Revisiting Collections - Strategies of Mediation in a Digitalized World" will be hosted at the ECDF. The event, initiated by ECDF Principal Investigator Prof. Dr.... read more »

05.06.2019

Prof. Dr. Felix Creutzig (head of the working group Land Use, Infrastructures and Transport and Chair of Sustainability Economics at Technische Universität Berlin) will give a lecture on Wednesday,... read more »

15.06.2019

Electronic textiles, smart cities, cybercrime, bicycle safety and intelligent control of water networks: The Einstein Center Digital Future (ECDF) offers hands-on digitization research for the Long... 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