Building trust in artificial intelligence – white paper for the certification of AI

The Universities of Bonn and Cologne and the
Fraunhofer IAIS present their interdisciplinary approach from a philosophical, ethical, legal and technological point of view in a white paper on the certification of AI applications.

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Stefan Wrobel is "Leading Mind in German AI History"

The »Gesellschaft für Informatik« has chosen Prof. Dr. Stefan Wrobel, Director of Fraunhofer IAIS and Professor of Computer Science at the University of Bonn, as one of ten leading minds in the German history of artificial intelligence. Learn more (in German):

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Research Center for Machine Learning wins Syngenta Crop Challenge

On the basis of environmental and growth data as well as profound expert knowledge, the »Fraunhofer Research Center for Machine Learning« and the excellence cluster »Phenorob« at the University of Bonn have developed an artificial intelligence that determines environmental conditions in agriculture and their impact on plant growth. Learn more (in German):

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Whitepaper »Machine Learning on the edge«

With machine learning »on the edge«, personal data can be protected, communication costs and cyber attacks avoided and computing times shortened. How this principle works and which advantages it offers compared to learning in the cloud is explained in our whitepaper using the example of autonomous driving. Learn more (in German):

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»Kompetenzplattform KI.NRW«

The state cabinet has enacted the development of the state-wide »Kompetenzplattform Künstliche Intelligenz (KI.NRW)«. The office of KI.NRW started its work on December 1, 2018 under the direction of Fraunhofer IAIS. Minister of Economic Affairs Prof. Dr. Andreas Pinkwart handed over the decision to the deputy director of the institute Dr. Dirk Hecker. Learn more (in German):

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Intelligent software »DeepER« masters character recognition in all industries

Medicine, media archives, automotive – as part of the »DeepER« project funded by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF), Fraunhofer IAIS has developed an artificial intelligence that recognizes characters in documents and images with human-like accuracy. Learn more (in German):

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»Competence Center Machine Learning Rhine-Ruhr« (ML2R) launches in NRW

Establishing cutting-edge research, promoting young talents, strengthening technology transfer in companies – these are the elementary components for bringing the development of artificial intelligence in Germany to a globally leading level. Learn more (in German):

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The agriculture of the future is emerging in the »PhenoRob« Excellence Cluster

The Excellence Commission awards six Clusters of Excellence to the University of Bonn! The Fraunhofer Institute for Intelligent Analysis and Information Systems IAIS is involved in one of the clusters, the agricultural science project »PhenoRob«. Learn more (in German):

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Why one should not ignore digitization

Digitization does not only mean technological change, it also bears radically new opportunities and risks for business models. Why companies should address this issue, even if they don't intend to digitize, is explained in our current essay. Learn more (in German):

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Do more with Data!

Fraunhofer IAIS is a leading scientific institute specializing in applied research into intelligent data and knowledge analysis. More than 280 data scientists and IT experts support companies and organizations putting intelligent information management into practice.

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