New research centers in Dresden

New Fraunhofer Center for Cognitive Production Systems and AI center in collaboration with TU Dresden

Press Release / 11.2.2019

Cognitive systems and artificial intelligence are key technologies in value creation and will play a crucial role in deciding Germany’s future viability for technological growth. The Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft is continuously expanding its expertise in this area, on both a cross-institute und cross-institution basis; this leading research organization has simultaneously launched two new research centers at a founding event on February 11. These centers will focus on strategic technologies of primary importance to Germany’s success as an industrial location. In addition to the official founding of the Fraunhofer Center for Cognitive Production Systems CPS at the Fraunhofer Institute for Machine Tools and Forming Technology IWU in Dresden, Fraunhofer and the Technische Universität Dresden also signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on the creation of the Center for Explainable and Efficient AI Technologies CEE AI.