Future Lab Artificial Intelligence and Educational Technologies

  • 30th anniversary of DFKI

    AI cutting-edge research for humans October 17, 2018 in Berlin


    Optimization of emergency medicine through Artificial Intelligence

  • ICWL 2019

    International Conference on Web-based Learning September 23rd to 25th, 2019

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

Dr. Milos Kravcik elected to EATEL Management Board

The EdTec Lab has been representing German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence (DFKI) within the European Association of Technology Enhanced Learning (EATEL) since 2018. On 11 November 2018, Dr. Milos Kravcik was elected the Chair for Special Interest Groups (SIG Chair) on the EATEL Management Board for a term of two years. This European association has for many years been helping special interest groups to organise joint activities such as workshops, conferences, or other types of e

30 years of cutting-edge international ...

The German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence (DFKI) combines scientific excellence and applied development with societal benefit. This public private partnership, unique worldwide, has been researching AI for humans for the past 30 years. We focus on scientific excellence, economic benefit and social relevance. On 17/10, 16 AI prototypes from 11 of the research areas investigated at DFKI

AI – the key to the working world of tomorrow?

Artificial intelligence is a highly emotional topic for many people: should I be afraid of ‘robots’? Will my education and training be enough for the digital future? What will happen to my job? Do humans control technology or does technology control humans? Questions such as these are best tackled using a broad information base and good arguments from ethics, research, economy and politics, as

PenAI is a winning idea at the Cornelsen ...

On 7 October 2018, Cornelsen Verlag threw open the doors to this year’s EdTech Innovation Days. The theme of the event was ‘Smart Tech – Smart Kids’, and it focused on the positive contribution that artificial intelligence could make in primary schools in the foreseeable future. Children at primary school should learn to read, write and do sums, and teaching social and media skills and the