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Learning and Innovation in Networks

Profile

What do we do?

The Institute for Learning and Innovation in Networks (ILIN) at Karlsruhe University of Applied Sciences bundles research in the increasingly relevant topics of networked innovation and production and technology support for networked learning, knowledge and skills development.

The aim is the socio-technical analysis, evaluation and design of global and local networking as well as social media and mobile applications for learning and innovating in new network constellations.

Our research areas and fields of expertise

Networked innovation and production

  • New business models for Industry 4.0 and the Digital Economy
  • Artificial intelligence/machine learning for decision support in production and innovation processes
  • Local and global value chains and networks, offshoring and reshoring
  • Open innovation, networked innovation strategies
  • Location, make-or-buy and network evaluation methods
  • Integrated and transformational production systems

Networked learning, knowledge and competence development

  • Competencies for Industry 4.0 and the Digital Economy
  • Enterprise Social Media  and Enterprise 2.0
  • Technology-enhanced informal learning in personal and organisational networks
  • Knowledge maturation as a perspective on collective knowledge development
  • Agile strategies, methods and technical solutions for dealing with knowledge, competences and innovations
  • Knowledge modelling, ontologies and context-aware systems

Contact

Institute Spokesperson
Prof. Dr. Steffen Kinkel
Phone: +49 (0)721 925-2915
Fax: +49 (0)721 925-2965
steffen.kinkel@h-ka.de

Floor E, Room 005
Moltkestraße 30
76133 Karlsruhe

Deputy Institute Spokesperson
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Andreas P. Schmidt
Tel.: +49 (0)721 925-2914
Fax: +49 (0)721 925-2965
andreas_peter.schmidtspam prevention@h-ka.de

Floor E, Room 006
Moltkestraße 30
76133 Karlsruhe

 

Contact

Research Coordination
Julia Rapp
Tel.: +49 (0)721 925-2930
julia.rappspam prevention@h-ka.de

Building E, Room 005
Moltkestraße 30
76133 Karlsruhe

Project Manager at CAR
Sabine Förderer
Phone: +49 (0)721 925-2356
Fax: +49 (0)721 925-2361
sabine.foerdererspam prevention@h-ka.de

Building LI, Room 119
Moltkestraße 30
76133 Karlsruhe

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