How will we succeed in sustainably shaping industrial processes in the future by means of digital technologies and innovations? This is the central question in teaching, research and transfer at the Center for Digital Technologies (DIGIT), a research centre of the TU Clausthal in cooperation with the Ostfalia University of Applied Sciences in Wolfenbüttel.
Prof. Dr. Heinz-Dieter Quack will become the Vice President for Research, Development and Technology Transfer at Ostfalia University of Applied Sciences on 15th of May 2023. He thus takes over the area of responsibility from Prof. Dr. Gert Bikker, who previously took this position in 2014.
In an interview with the Ostfalia editorial team, Prof. Dr. Heinz-Dieter Quack explains what goals he has set himself for the coming years as Vice President and what is important to him personally.
On the 10th of February, the Innovation Price of Stadtwerke Wolfsburg was awarded. For the first time, innovative and creative digitisation ideas from students of the joint study programme of Ostfalia University of Applied Sciences Wolfenbüttel and Clausthal University of Technology DIGITAL TECHNOLOGIES were awarded. The student team of the project "Bücherkoffer Programm" won the award with their digitalisation project- a project for socio-economically disadvantaged families with the aim of increasing children's reading skills and promoting early childhood development - through a web and app solutions.