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ECDF-professor Guillermo Gallego (TU Berlin) was one of the organizers of the latest workshop on event-based vision, a technology which allows acquiring visual information faster and more with less... read more »

During their three-day state visit to Berlin on July 7, 2021, the Dutch royal couple learned about the topic of "photonics" at TU Berlin. Together with other scientists, ECDF professor Janik Wolters... read more »

Tunisia wants to combat the country's high unemployment rate with a digital strategy. But which digital skills are actually in demand on the Tunisian labor market? Researchers in the team of ECDF... read more »

Science for everyone, to participate and touch - "Knowledge City Berlin 2021" tells the story of research, knowledge and coexistence in the capital. For this joint project, Berlin's largest and most... read more »

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Einstein Center Digital Future @ECDigitalFuture 27. Jul.

@TSantarius: „Wir brauchen eine Post-Wachstumsgesellschaft, die viel resilienter ist als die, in der wir aktuell leben“.

Einstein Center Digital Future @ECDigitalFuture 27. Jul.

„Aus Daten lässt sich unglaublich viel Profit ziehen“, erklärt @TSantarius. In seinen Augen sollten Daten Allgemeingut sein und nicht für den Abverkauf zur Profitsteigerung genutzt werden können. „Persönliche Daten sollten gar nicht Veräußerbar sein“. #digitalfuture pic.twitter.com/CUNz9ogaAa

Einstein Center Digital Future @ECDigitalFuture 27. Jul.

„Aktuell leistet Digitalisierung keinen nennenswerten Beitrag zur Nachhaltigkeit. Sie stabilisiert den nicht-nachhaltigen Status Quo und das ist nicht befriedigend“, sagt @TSantarius. Er plädiert für eine stärkere und systematische Gestaltung durch Politik und Gesellschaft

Einstein Center Digital Future @ECDigitalFuture 27. Jul.

Makroebene Viele Branchen werden energiesparender - PCs, Smartphones und ähnliche Geräte aber nicht, da sie immer leistungsfähiger werden und so mehr Energie verbrauchen, sei es bei der Herstellung oder bei der Nutzung. 📱

Einstein Center Digital Future @ECDigitalFuture 27. Jul.

Individuelle Ebene #Effizienzsteigerung vs #Reboundeffekt: die Einsparung die es im ersten Moment gibt wird häufig an anderer wieder aufgefressen. Das gilt für Streaming, Smart Home, ….

Events

07.08.2021

Hands-on research: On the 3rd Action day, the Future Security Lab will present current projects with a focus on security research. How safe do we want to live? What can technology (not) do? We will... read more »

27.09. – 01.10.2021

The INFORMATIK is the official annual conference of the German Informatics Society (GI) – the largest association of computer scientists in the German-speaking world – and is held annually at changing... 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