Fraunhofer research takes place far away from the ivory tower. We are represented at numerous trade shows, conferences, and professional events, and also organize these events ourselves, frequently together with our partners. Please find some information on our current activities here.

  • © BMBF

    Digitization is finding its way into our working world more and more. This development is the focus of Science Year 2018 at Germany’s Federal Ministry of Education and Research. “The Working Life of the Future” not only address the technological questions of the digital transformation, it also places emphasis on lifelong learning and new scheduling models.

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  • Darmstadt / 28.08.2018 - 13:00 - 17:00

    CAxMan Roadtour - Workshop

    On August 28th, Fraunhofer IGD will host the fifth CAxMan workshop of this year’s international roadshow.

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  • © Fraunhofer IGD

    The "Cultural Heritage and Digitization" Symposium is taking place on Thursday, August 30, 2018 at the Fraunhofer Institute for Computer Graphics Research IGD. As part of the European Year of Cultural Heritage, Fraunhofer IGD, in cooperation with the City of Science Darmstadt, invites national and international experts to come together to discuss future-oriented solutions for preserving cultural heritage.

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  • Hamburg / 4. - 07.09.2018 (All day)

    SMM 2018

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    From September 4 through 7, 2018, the focus in Hamburg will be on shipping, but much more than is usual in this Hanseatic city: Every two years, the leaders of the maritime industry meet at the SMM.

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  • Chicago / 10. - 15.09.2018 (All day)

    IMTS 2018

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    MANUFACTURING THE FUTURE: At the IMTS 2018 in Chicago Fraunhofer IGD presents its AR and VR solutions for maintenance, assembly and engineering.

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  • Darmstadt / 24. - 25.09.2018 (All day)

    EAB Research Projects Conference 2018

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    The European Association for Biometrics (EAB) invites to the currently largest event on research funded by the European Union in the area of Biometrics and Identity Management in cooperation with the Joint Research Center (DG-JRC) of the European Commission, and Fraunhofer IGD.

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  • Darmstadt / 27. - 28.09.2018 (All day)

    BIOSIG 2018

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    The 17th conference of the specialist group BIOSIG will take place at the Fraunhofer IGD on September 27 and 28, 2018. Like every year, international biometrics experts will meet to discuss current opportunities or problems of biometric systems. The focus this year will be on biometrics and concerns about counterfeit security and loss of privacy. More and more processes like e-banking, passport checks, and e-health seek to make more use of biometric data in the future.

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  • Berlin / 28.09.2018 - 09:30 - 16:30

    Go-Visual – Visuelle Assistenz in der Produktion

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    Every year, the science-meets-business workshop Go-Visual discusses the possibilities and latest developments in the field of visual manufacturing assistance. Our Topic: Visual Analysis of Smart Data.

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