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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  • © Fraunhofer IGD

    The director of our institute, Prof. Dieter W. Fellner, is turning 60--in celebration of this special occasion, he is hosting a special colloquium at Fraunhofer IGD. On Tuesday, March 19, 2019, the morning will start off with a bit of science: The talks will all focus on visual computing--the core competence of Fraunhofer IGD--as the basis of current digital topics. The afternoon will be dedicated to research policy: How can science benefit from digitization in Germany and Europe? The day will end with a celebratory dinner at Orangerie restaurant in Darmstadt.

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