Creative Technologies – studying at the interface of art and technology

Creative Technologies – studying at the interface of art and technology

What happens when computer science is brought together with art? Technology with creativity? How can software be implemented, understood and perceived in an artistically valuable way?It is precisely these limits that are being explored by the students of the Creative Technologies Master's programme at the Film ...
How volumetric film is changing cinema and our viewing habits

How volumetric film is changing cinema and our viewing habits

The Volucap has now been an integral part of the studio lot in Potsdam-Babelsberg over the past two years. The studio was already considered to be a milestone on its opening, and it is the first volumetric production studio worldwide with a resolution of over 600 megapixels. How has the studio developed? What has ...
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 ...