Rehacare 2018

In September 2018 the international trade fair “Rehacare 2018” took place in Düsseldorf. The University of Siegen was represented with the department “IT for the Aging Society” and its innovative projects, especially in the field of appropriation support for older people in dealing with technical applications, were met with great approval and resonance. On 28.09.2018…

Living Labs are a success story with innovative power

Position paper argues for user-oriented innovation infrastructures in Germany  How can innovations actively be fostered? So called Living Labs offer companies and users innovation environments situated in practice. Here, innovative developments can be tested in real life situations. In the newly published position paper “Innovationsstrukturen 4.0“, 13 German Living Labs present their activities to strengthen the innovation…

Usability Day at the 9th of November

At the 9th of November the World Usability Day takes place in Siegen. Organized by the competence center usability, the University of Siegen and conception, the exiting program consisting of talks, workshops and demos starts at 5pm. Of course, there will also be opportunities for networking. We organize two workshops titled “Mirror, mirror on the…