Welcome at the Institute AIFB
the Informatics Institute of the KIT Department of Economics and Management
Prof. Dr. York Sure-Vetter (Spokesperson), Prof. Dr. Melanie Volkamer, Prof. Dr. J. Marius Zöllner
Commitment to leading visualization conferences
August 19, 2019 - Ms. PD Dr.-Ing. Tatiana Landesberger von Antburg was nominated as Paper Chair of EuroVis and will take over this function from 2020. EuroVis is the largest international visualization conference in Europe. As Poster Chair, she is also member of the Organizing Committee of VIS - one of the world's most important conferences in this field. There she also organizes a workshop on the visualization of multilayer networks together with international colleagues.
May 10th, 2019 - The strategic Foresight Process of the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) serves the purpose of technology foresight and creates a basis for decision-making for the research and innovation politics of the Federal Republic. York Sure-Vetter supports the upcoming third round of Foresight as a member of the Future Circle (“Zukunftskreis”). More...
AIFB Thematic Issue 2019 -
August 8, 2019 - In the AIFB Thematic Issue 2019 (German) you will find the invitation to the 35th AIK-Symposium "Blockchain – Proof-of-Worth" and other latest highlights from our Institute AIFB. The symposium will take place on October 25, 2019. It is organized by Prof. Dr. Ali Sunyaev and his research group Critical Information Infrastructures together with the AIK e.V. More on the AIK event page (German)...
February 5th, 2019 - Under the motto "Protect the IT-infrastructure of the KIT together" the SECUSO research developed new information materials and awareness measures on the topic of cybersecurity together with other central facilities and research groups (SCC, KASTEL, AIFB, ZML) based on their research results. On the occasion of the Safer Internet Day, SECUSO members present them to the public in the KIT cafeteria and make themselves available for questions on the topic of cyber-security. More...