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On March 11th, 2021, Bavarian students of engineering, computer science and economics had the opportunity to get to know and to test current work of the Fraunhofer research group SCS. The workshop was part of the Praxistag, which took place for the 10th time. For this, the Chair prepared a portfolio...

The kickoff of working group 2 of Distributed Knowledge Graphs took place as a virtual meeting on January 20th, 2021, with over 20 interested researchers from many different countries. Distributed Knowledge Graphs is a COST Action, i.e., a research and innovation network to connect research initi...

The proceedings of the ESWC 2020 conference have been published by Springer (main proceedings and satellite events). ESWC is a major venue for presenting and discussing the latest scientific results and technology innovations around semantic technologies. The conference took place in June 2020. Prof...

The W3C Web of Things Working Group has recently published the Web of Things (WoT) Thing Description document as W3C Recommendation. Dr. Victor Charpenay, formerly at Siemens and now a post-doc at the Chair of Technical Information Systems, is a co-editor of the document. He says: "The W3C Web of...

On October 19th, 2019, the chair participated in the Lange Nacht der Wissenschaften, a bi-annual event in the Nuremberg region where scientific institutions hold talks and demonstrations for the general public. The chair, in collaboration with the Fraunhofer SCS department Data Spaces and Interne...

On June 6th and 7th, 2019, the chair organised the kickoff meeting of the project "MOSAIK: Methodik zur selbstorganisierten Aggregation interaktiver Komponenten". The project partners FAU Erlangen-Nuremberg, OVGU Magdeburg, DFKI, Bosch, NETSYNO and associated partner Festo presented and discussed...

The Chair of Technical Information Systems is pleased to announce scientific talks from Prof. Dr. Aidan Hogan, Universidad de Chile, and Dr. Juan Sequeda, Capsenta Inc., USA.   Date and time: September 7th, 2018 from 14:00 to 16:00 Location: Fraunhofer IIS, Nordostpark 84, Nuremberg (p...

The newly established Chair of Technical Information Systems at the University of Erlangen-Nuremberg is looking to fill the following positions: Multiple Ph.D. students (salary grade TV-L E13) Post-doctoral researcher (salary grade TV-L E14)   We offer: A stimulating research...

In May 2018 I moved from Karlsruhe to Nuremberg to start a research group, the Chair of Information Systems, especially Technical Information Systems, at the University of Erlangen-Nuremberg. In addition I took over the lead of the department Data Spaces and Internet of Things Solutions at the Fraun...