The digital course of water

The digital course of water

In the future, cities will face the challenge of optimising and digitally controlling their water supply. The Potsdam-based company Vragments is developing specific apps and augmented reality applications to take us on a virtual tour to the groundwater.
VR at Rolls Royce: how to test engines that don’t yet exist as hardware

VR at Rolls Royce: how to test engines that don’t yet exist as hardware

Whoever gets out at the last stop of the S2 in Blankenfelde on the way from Berlin to Rolls Royce in Dahlewitz has left the big city far behind them. Only the planes in the sky taking off and landing at nearby Schoenefeld give a hint of the proximity to Berlin. The multicultural composition of the people arriving in ...
New ways of working in Potsdam

New ways of working in Potsdam

The working world is changing. As a result of digitisation, more and more people now have the opportunity to work autonomously in a new, inspiring environment. The pioneers are innovative companies and start-ups – including ones based in Potsdam. In essence, the idea is that one should have personal control as far ...
How MediaTech promotes the participation of people with disabilities

How MediaTech promotes the participation of people with disabilities

Gaming can promote the social, equal participation of people with various disabilities and help overcome the obstacles to making contact. But how? This was the subject of the "INCLUSIVE GAMING" Innovation Day on 18 November, 2019 ahead of the MediaTech Hub Conference in Potsdam. Together with the Digital Health Hub in ...
Airbus not the only one to be impressed by digital checklists for industry from

Airbus not the only one to be impressed by digital checklists for industry from

The Potsdam-based company nxtBase wins one prize after the other. How come? By offering digital, virtual checklists. But what exactly does nxtBase do? Customers receive data glasses, so-called smart glasses into which companies can enter their checklists, e.g. those for checking aircraft doors or railway wagons. With ...
The Barberini App:  The interactive museum guide from Potsdam for Potsdam

The Barberini App: The interactive museum guide from Potsdam for Potsdam

Digitisation and art: a perfect match! The Barberini Museum in Potsdam shows us the way - and reaches predominantly young people where they tend to be these days. On the web. The museum is thus taking on a pioneering role here. Visitors are guided through interactive worlds via apps. But what does the interaction look ...