Press Release 005/2014

Security of the Global and Digital Society

KIT at the City Hall: “Information, Communication, and Organization“ Competence Area Presents Itself with Presentations on IT Security, Sensor Technology, and Applied Legal Studies
Von neuen Technologien bis zu rechtlichen Fragen in der digitalisierten Informationsgesellschaft reicht das Spektrum der Sicherheitsforschung am KIT (Foto: rolffimages - Fotolia)
The range of KIT’s security research activities extends from new technologies to legal aspects of the digitized information society. (Photo: rolffimages – Fotolia)

Security today is a keyword in politics and society: The global and digital society wishes to master all areas of life with minimum risks. At KIT, scientists of the competence area “Information, Communication, and Organization” also conduct research in the area of security. On Wednesday, January 22, 2014, 18.30 hrs, they will present their work at the Karlsruhe city hall.


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Being “The Research University in the Helmholtz Association”, KIT creates and imparts knowledge for the society and the environment. It is the objective to make significant contributions to the global challenges in the fields of energy, mobility, and information. For this, about 9,800 employees cooperate in a broad range of disciplines in natural sciences, engineering sciences, economics, and the humanities and social sciences. KIT prepares its 22,300 students for responsible tasks in society, industry, and science by offering research-based study programs. Innovation efforts at KIT build a bridge between important scientific findings and their application for the benefit of society, economic prosperity, and the preservation of our natural basis of life. KIT is one of the German universities of excellence.

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