Press Release 004/2017

About Smart IT Systems and Big Data

KIT at the City Hall: The KIT Information · Systems · Technologies Center Presents Itself
Hochleistungsrechner sind ein Werkzeug der Wissenschaft, um zu neuen Erkenntnissen zu kommen.  (Bild: KIT)
High-performance computers are used in science to obtain new findings. (Photo: KIT)

How intelligent are translation programs, what is big in big data, and which role do algorithms play? Scientists of the KIT Information Ÿ Systems Ÿ Technologies Center will present their work relating to big data and artificial intelligence on Wednesday, January 25, 2017, 18.30 hrs, 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 9,600 employees cooperate in a broad range of disciplines in natural sciences, engineering sciences, economics, and the humanities and social sciences. KIT prepares its 23,300 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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