Future Lab Artificial Intelligence and Educational Technologies

  • AI.EDU Research Lab

    Research Lab for AI & Education with the FernUniversität in Hagen


    Designing personalized learning environments for students


    Optimization of emergency medicine through Artificial Intelligence

Educational Technology Laboratory

The Educational Technology Lab at the German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence (DFKI) focuses on using artificial intelligence and innovative software technologies to support the training, qualification and education processes of scholastic, academic and professional basic and further training. The emergence of technology, education and organisation in networked, digitised worlds is particularly relevant in research, development, innovation and transformation. Academics work together with partners for research and science, the digital and education economies, spinoffs, EdTec startups, and young companies in e-learning and digital education.
Insights in EdTec Lab

  • DIV Konferenz 2018 | Trailer
  • ddn Aktionstag 2018 | Trailer
  • 30 Jahre DFKI – Open House – Trailer Langfassung
  • Forum Europrofession 2018 | Trailer
Selected research partners

News from EdTec Lab

Prof. Dr. Igel appointed to advisory board at Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts

With its ‘Digital Transformation of the Working World’ interdisciplinary cluster, over the next few years Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts will be investing heavily in researching and implementing interdisciplinary projects focusing on digital change in the world of work, the interplay between technology and management models, and the impact of digitalisation on society and individuals. The topic is being examined from a holistic and interdisciplinary perspective to develop sustai

KI Science Year – FutureBrain writing c ...

Artificial intelligence is the topic of the 2019 Science Year. Systems and applications based on artificial intelligence are now a part of our lives in a variety of ways: industrial robots that complete difficult or monotonous work, smart computers that can process vast quantities of data in a short period of time and are thus vital for science and research, and not forgetting virtual assistance s

European Workshop “Competence ...

The first European partner workshop of the new project "ICDI4 - Intelligent Competence Development for Industry 4.0" of the DFKI EdTec Lab took place on January 28-30, 2019 at DFKI in Berlin. The project is supported in the BMBF funding programme "International Cooperation in Education and Research – The Central, Eastern and South Eastern European Region" with the following purpose: cooperation in

Prof. Dr. Igel appointed visiting professor ...

Prof. Dr. Christoph Igel, Scientific Director of the DFKI’s EdTec Lab, has been a visiting professor at the FernUniversität in Hagen since October 2018. He is supporting the ‘Digitalisation. Diversity. Lifelong Learning. Consequences for Higher Education’ research focus by providing expertise in expanding the possibilities of academic education using artificial intelligence methods and innovative