Please click on the picture (above) to watch the recording of our online talk "The German research landscape".
About the online talk:
Germany is among the most innovative countries and attaches great importance to networking and excellence. It is a research community shaped by universities, research institutions and extensive research by industry. The research covers a broad range of different fields with special focus on future-oriented topics.
Watch the recording of our online talk and find out about Germany’s different types of research performing institutions and how you can join them.
"The German research landscape - Who does research in Germany?"
Monday, 7 June 2021, 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm (CEST)
Dr. Georg Krawietz, German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)
Dr. Bettina Wagner, Managing Director of Ingenium - Young Researchers at TU Darmstadt
The Technical University of Darmstadt is one of Germany’s leading technical universities. Its around 300 professors, 4,500 employees and 25,000 students devote their best efforts to the significant future research fields such as energy and environment, information and intelligence, and matter and materials. Together with the universities in Frankfurt and Mainz, TU Darmstadt has formed the Rhine-Main Universities alliance.
Ingenium is the university-wide graduate organisation of TU Darmstadt. Together with the departments, graduate schools, and research training groups, Ingenium promotes and qualifies early career researchers at TU Darmstadt for both academic and non-academic careers.
Stefan Lange, research coordinator at Johann Heinrich von Thünen Institute, which is the German Federal Research Institute for Rural Areas, Forestry and Fisheries
Johann Heinrich von Thünen (1783 - 1850) was an agronomist, economist and social reformer. His work is still influential today. On his manor in Tellow (Mecklenburg) he combined experiences of agricultural practice with mathematical models. The Johann Heinrich von Thünen Institute, Federal Research Institute for Rural Areas, Forestry and Fisheries, is a German research institute under the auspices of the German Ministry of Food and Agriculture (BMEL). It develops scientific basics as decision-making helps for the policies of the German government.
Thünen Institute homepage
Dr.-Ing. Thomas Gamer, Research Team Manager “Networks & Information Security”, ABB AG, Corporate Research Center Germany
ABB is a leading global technology company that energizes the transformation of society and industry to achieve a more productive and sustainable future. By connecting software to its electrification, robotics, automation and motion portfolio, ABB pushes the boundaries of technology to drive performance to new levels.
The ABB Corporate Research Center in Germany is one of ABB’s research centers, located in the Rhine-Neckar Region around Heidelberg and Mannheim, employing about 90 innovative scientists and engineers, and collaborating with various leading universities, research institutes, startups, and end customers. Key fields of research in the German Center are Digital Industry and Smart and Sustainable Electrification, building on competency areas like software architectures, connectivity, applied cyber security, analytics and optimization, industrial sensor technologies, mechanisms and actuators, and robotics.
ABB Corporate Research Center Germany
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