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Defining concepts of the digital society

In this concept series, we discuss and validate overarching frameworks and theories like Datafication and Filter bubble.


HIIG researcher becomes “AI-Newcomer” 2019

At the end of the scientific year on AI, Shirley Ogolla has been chosen as one of…

Expert discussion

HIIG directors on the ethics of digital transformation

The Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society welcomed Dr. Frank-Walter Steinmeier and the HIIG directors.

Press Releases

Excerpt from research impact canvas

Research Impact Canvas: New tool for impactful science communication

With the help of the newly developed science communication tool Research Impact Canvas, HIIG trains PhD students and postdocs in knowledge transfer during its three day long international Impact School….

AI trainers for medium sized companies

The Mittelstand 4.0 Kompetenzzentrum Berlin, _Gemeinsam Digital, offers an AI-training service for small and medium sized companies. Four AI trainers offer advise on opportunities and concrete implementation of AI applications…

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