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The Bonn-Aachen International Center for Information Technology (b-it) is one of Europe’s leading institutions for cutting-edge research and higher education in informatics. We shape digital change in exchange with economy and society and focus on data science and its application areas media, life sciences and autonomous systems.

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Opening Ceremony for Aachen’s “Fraunhofer Center Digital Energy”

b-it partner institute Fraunhofer FIT, together with Fraunhofer FKIE and professors from the electrical engineering faculty and the computer science…

Peter Chen Award 2020 for Prof. Matthias Jarke

The ER Steering Committee has announced the recipient of the 2020 Peter P. Chen Award: Prof. Dr. Matthias Jarke, RWTH Aachen University, Germany.

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Three Awards in the eGovernment Competition of the German Chancellery

On September 23, 2020, Minister of the Chancellery Helge Braun announced the awards in Germany’s annual eGovernment competition where federal and…

New "Quantum Machine Learning" study published by b-it Partner Fraunhofer and ML2R

Many tasks in the field of Big Data and Artificial Intelligence can only be solved with immense time and computing effort, even with advanced computer…

Fraunhofer offers knowledge discovery tools to handle the flood of research data and information about SARS-CoV-2

The scientific community worldwide has taken up the fight against SARS-CoV-2, which is also reflected by the sharp increase in the number of…

Team Wins Syngenta Crop Challenge 2019

b-it partner Franhofer IAIS was successful in the Syngenta crop challenge: Fraunhofer IAIS’ team consisting of Kostadin Cvejoski, Bogdan Georgiev,…

b-it signs new letters of intent for cooperations

b-it has signed letters of intent to co-operate with the following institutions:

  • Texas A&M University, Commerce, USA, in the field of Artificial…

b-it Professor Holger Fröhlich to join Fraunhofer SCAI as Head of AI & Data Science

Prof. Dr. Holger Fröhlich will take over as Head of the "AI & Data Science" research group at the Fraunhofer Institute for Algorithms and Scientific…