The Fraunhofer IDM model
The Fraunhofer IDM research centre carries out applied research. The Centre looks at real world problems and uses technologies in the field of interactive digital media to provide visual solutions. In essence, the Centre looks at user-centered, immersive, real-time visual environments that allow users to interact with information.
Fraunhofer IDM@NTU is an enabler for various vertical sectors of the industry such as healthcare and medicine, urban solutions, smart manufacturing, maritime, logistics, marketing, training, education, and future learning.
This includes also Visual Computing for Industry 4.0 such as visual interfaces to enhance communication between machines and workers. Industry 4.0 describes the 4th stage of industrial revolution based on Cyber-Physical Systems.
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Prime Minister Tillich at Fraunhofer IDM@NTU
30 April 2016
Mr Stanislaw Tillich, President of the German Federal Council and Prime Minister of the Free State of Saxony, Germany visited Fraunhofer IDM@NTU together with a delegation from politics, economy, and science, accompanied by the Ambassador of Germany to Singapore to see the centre´s research in Visual Computing. Furthermore, Mr Tillich attended the signing ceremony of a memorandum of understanding between Fraunhofer IKTS and the Singapore Centre for 3D Printing at NTU with which both institutions demonstrate their commitment to deepen collaboration in the near future.
Fraunhofer IDM@NTU showcases its technologies at the world’s largest IT expo CeBIT 2016 in Hanover, Germany. Visit us in hall 6 at booth B36 to see the latest developments. This year, our booth is all about our “InfoLand” technology and the exciting applications that can be developed with it.
2 researchers from Fraunhofer IDM@NTU and Fraunhofer IGD have been selected to participate in this year’s GYSS to learn from the distinguished speakers and to establish contacts to other young scientists from all over the world.