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.

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    Der Zukunftsworkshop “Big Data in der Energiewirtschaft” beleuchtet die Potenziale der Analyse und Visualisierung von Daten. Analyse und Visualisierung sollen insbesondere bei der Entscheidungsfindung in einem partizipativen Kontext beispielsweise der Bürgerbeteiligung unterstützen. Der Zukunftsworkshop Big Data ist eine Veranstaltungsreihe der Fraunhofer-Allianz Big Data und startet am Donnerstag, den 24. September 2015 um 10:00 Uhr.

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  • Hannover / 24.4.2016, 9:00 - 29.04.2016 - 18:00

    Hannover Messe 2016

    Five exhibits at 2 booths, this is how Fraunhofer IGD will present itself at the Hannover Messe 2016 from April 24 through 29. With the DUPLOcator and the Tangible Object Simulator, we will show two fair novelties. Another innovation is Cultlab3D with the 3D mass digitization as exemplified by cultural heritage.

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  • Chicago / 27.11.2016, 9:00 - 02.12.2016 - 18:00

    RSNA Annual Meeting 2016

    This year radiologists are invited to think “Beyond Imaging” and explore new ways to collaborate. From discovering unexpected learning opportunities to broadening participation in the larger medical community. In 2016 we participate in the scientific presentations as well as present our latest innovations and solutions at the technical exhibition.

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  • Hanover / 20. - 24.03.2017 (All day)

    CeBIT 2017

    Our strategic service platform Visual Computing as a Service (VCaaS) belongs to the subject area “Smart Service World”. By means of the VCaaS concept, we offer developers and users direct access to all our technologies. It forms the basis for visualization, 3D scan technologies, and 3D printing. It is the technological hub for our application-oriented developments and solutions for Digitized Work, Smart City, and Individual Health.

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  • Hanover / 24. - 28.04.2017 (All day)

    Hannover Messe 2017

    In 2017 the Hannover Messe starts with the lead theme „Integrated Industry - Creating Value“. The seven international leading trade fairs at the same time and the same place cover a wider range of themes and exhibits: R&D, industrial automation and IT, industrial supply, production engineering and services, as well as energy and environmental technology. From April 24 through 28, Fraunhofer IGD presents its new developments for the digitized work at the joint Fraunhofer booth Simulation in hall 7 booth D11.

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  • Hanover / 26.04.2017 - 14:00 - 17:00


    At this year’s Hannover Messe, a CloudFlow-Workshop will take place on April 26, 2017. From 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm, participants from various engineering disciplines will meet up and discuss the benefits and possibilities the High-Performance-Computing-based cloud-platform CloudFlow offers its users. 

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    In the context of the 10th International Conference on Pervasive Technologies Related to Assistive Environments (PETRA), June 21 – 23, Rhodes, Greece,  the  Fraunhofer Institute for Computer Graphics Research IGD is co-organizing the workshop „Designing Assistive Environments for Manufacturing“.

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  • Cologne / 5. - 06.07.2017 (All day)

    DIGILITY 2017

    VisionLib is a licensable software library specially designed for industrial AR applications. From July 5 to 6, Fraunhofer IGD shows this multi-award-winning tracking solution at the DIGILITY 2017 in Cologne, Germany.

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    BALTIC CLEAN TECHNOLOGY takes place from 28 – 29 September at HanseMesse Rostock. The conference offers a compact overview of innovative technologies, strategies and concepts from resource management and ocean technology. The whole conference will be carried out in English.

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