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Talk at LMU: Digital innovations in AI ventures

On January 29, professor Rothe was invited to talk about digital innovation in "artificial intelligence" ventures at Ludwig-Maximilians Universität München. He presented his perspective on how machine learning technologies shape the innovation process of entrepreneurs.

03.02.2020

Registration open for Towards Health Futures at University of Texas at Austin

March 27-28th, will be this years "Towards Health Futures" conference in Austin, Texas. Registration is open now! http://www.austinhealthfutures.com/

22.01.2020

Professor Rothe hosts session on open data infrastructures at ESOF 2020

A joint proposal on 'Open data infrastructures - a driver for innovation ecosystems' by professor Rothe and ELIXIR was selected among 600 submissions to host a session at ESOF 2020.

10.12.2019

Talks on scaling digital innovations in Santa Barbara, Cambridge, and Cologne

In recent weeks, professor Rothe has held multiple invited speeches and participated in academic discussions on scaling digital innovations.

11.11.2019

Growing for Sustainability - Digital Entrepreneurship Hub invited postdocs to Cambridge

Together with three postdocs from Freie Universität Berlin, members of the Digital Entrepreneurship Hub visited University of Cambridge to partake in the Enterprise Fair on sustainable growth and growing for sustainability. 

08.11.2019

EXIST Startup Grant for MindR

MindR is a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) analytics solution from Freie Universität Berlin that aims at revolutionizing the Industry of human resource management by helping corporates better recruit qualified employees rapidly and economically. To this end, MindR empowers with the ability to assess job applicants’ personality traits and future job performance from data.

27.09.2019

ECIS2019: Claudio Ciborra Award for Most Innovative Paper

Together with his co-authors Prof. Sirkka Jarpvenpaa (University of Texas at Austin) and Anna Penninger (PhD student at FU Berlin), Prof. Hannes Rothe has won the Claudio Ciborra Award for the most innovative paper at the European Conference on Information Systems 2019 in Stockholm.

15.06.2019

Opening speech for ELIXIR Bioinformatics Suppliers Forum in London

In his opening speech, professor Hannes Rothe shared some of the findings of his latest studies as he unravels the relationship between biodata infrastructures and entrepreneurial activities. The conference was held on May 7th, 2019, at the Wellcome Collection in London.

14.05.2019

Suche stud. Hilfskraft für Einführung in Systementwicklung

In Kooperation mit dem Center für digitale Systeme (CEDIS) und der Professur Amberg erstellen wir Lehr- und Lernmaterialien zur Einführung in die Systementwicklung (mit Python). Dafür suchen wir derzeit studentische Beschäftigte.

28.04.2019

EXIST Startup Grant for Aivy

Artificial intelligence start-up Aivy succesfully applied for EXIST Startup Grant. Aivy is for young people who are uncertain about their professional future. 

17.04.2019

Innovation, Infrastructure, and Entrepreneurship on Bio Data

First Towards Health Futures conference has been held in Berlin. Together with Sirkka Jarvenpaa (University of Texas at Austin) and Michael Barrett (University of Cambridge), Hannes Rothe (Freie Universität Berlin) invited 35 experts to Berlin to set the first stepping stone for an international community seeking to reflect the phenomenon of bio data.

12.03.2019

Influential factors for technology-enhanced learning published

We might use different terms now and then - digital learning, e-learning, or blended learning - and consider it the future of education. However, implementing technology effectively into a course is anything but easy. Hannes Rothe published with Patrick Schweighofer, Doris Weitlaner, and Martin Ebner an empirical study asking professionals about the critical success factors of implementing technology-enhanced learning.

26.02.2019

Apply for DRS Pro Transfer: from research to market (for PhD & Postdocs)

Only 9 days left to apply for our course DRS Pro Transfer in Berlin: From April 1st to 5th, you learn how to systematically develop a business from research and explore ways of successful market implementation. Apply now:  https://www.fu-berlin.de/sites/drs/phd/services/qualification/pro-transfer/ Post-docs from University of Cambridge , Leopold-Franzens Universität Innsbruck , Université PSL , and University of Glasgow may apply for cost coverage by the p2i Network .

15.02.2019

Towards health futures: digital innovation, infrastructure, and entrepreneurship on bio data

Registration is open. Together, Sirkka Jarvenpaa (University of Texas at Austin), Michael Barrett (University of Cambridge), and Hannes Rothe (FU Berlin) welcome researchers and corporates to Berlin, including keynotes from Professors Brian Pentland (University of Michigan) and Klaus Lindgaard Høyer (University of Copenhagen), Jason Mellad (CEO Start Codon Accelerator), Jessica Vamathevan (European Bioinformatics Institute), and Viola Bronsema (Bio Deutschland).

24.01.2019

Invitation for junior researchers to entrepreneurship events in Innsbruck and Cambridge

The postdoc-to-innovators network invites junior researchers from all disciplines to events across Europe. Expand your entrepreneurial mindset, your personal networks, explore career paths, and ways to collaborate with industry, SMEs, and start-ups. Apply for the events in time - travel and accommodation is free.

08.01.2019

Für (angehende) Entrepreneure: Optionen zum Gründen / Mitmachen / Erleben

1. Falls Sie selbst gründen wollen, eine neue Runde im Berliner Startup Stipendium hilft ... 2. Junge Start-up Teams suchen Unterstützung (MitgründerInnen) ... 3. Die Freie Universität hat die neue Gründervilla inkl. Co-Working Space eingeweiht ...

19.12.2018

Panel session on value creation with bio data in Brussels

ELIXIR  - an intergovernmental research infrastructure provider for bio and health data - celebrated its 5th anniversary in Brussels. They invited Professor Rothe to chair a panel session about Value creation with bio data. He was accompanied by founders and managers from large corporations:   Liz Reynolds ( GENERAL BIOINFORMATICS LIMITED ) , Catherine Sirven ( Bayer Crop Science ), Filip Pattyn ( ONTOFORCE ), and Herman van Vlijmen ( The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson ).

13.12.2018

Researchers become Entrepreneurs in Cambridge & Glasgow

Following the invitation of the Postdocs-to-Innovators Network (P2I), six scientists and two members of the Digital Entrepreneurship Hub went to Cambridge and Glasgow. They participated in the Venture Creation Weekend on Genomics and the Enterprise Fair on Biotech. The team of the Digital Entrepreneurship Hub were part of the winning teams at both events.

23.11.2018

Digital Startup Ecosystem on Health & Bio Data

On November 7th 2018 the Digital Entrepreneurship Hub successfully hosted the event entitled „ Digital Startup Ecosystem on Health and Bio Data “ within the framework of the Berlin Science Week at the Einstein Center Digital Future (ECDF). Approximately 50 participants joined  Professor Sirkka Jarvenpaa  (McCombs School of Business) and  Professor Hannes Rothe  (Freie Universität Berlin) on their discussion on the influence of interlinked Health Data on entrepreneurial activities. Besides the keynote talk by Professor Jarvenpaa, the evening event invited participants to discuss with panelists from health and bio data infrastructures KV Telematik and ELIXIR as well as the start-up Vivy.

15.11.2018

Suche: studentische Hilfskraft (60h/Monat) am Digital Entrepreneurship Hub

An der Juniorprofessur Rothe suchen wir derzeit studentische Unterstützung für 60 Stunden im Monat. Die Arbeit findet in Kooperation mit dem Digital Entrepreneurship Hub statt.

04.10.2018