Institute for Information Management in Engineering


BNN berichtet über RegioEnergie
BNN reports about RegioEnergy

The newspaper "Badische Neuste Nachrichten" (BNN Rastatt / Gaggenau) reports about the created consortium with ten municipalities for the project "RegioEnergy" - Energy and Climate Protection - 25. September 2015

Hoher Besuch am IMI
Important guest at IMI

Prof. Dr.-Ing Siefried Russwurm, Member of the Managing Board of Siemens AG visited IMI on September 3rd, 2015

Tag der offenen Tür am KIT
Open Day at KIT

The Institute for Informationmanagement in Engineering (IMI) invited everyone to the KIT Open Day on 27.06.2015

Handover of the “Kooperationsvertrag” (left: Prof. Mladenov; right: Prof. Proppe)
Signing of the cooperation agreement with TU Sofia (Bulgaria)

The intensive collaboration between the Technical University (TU) Sofia and the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) will continue until the end of 2018.

IMI auf der Hannover Messe
IMI at the Hannover Fair

From 13th of April until the 17th of April 2015, the Institute of Information Management in Engineering (IMI) has presented recent research results on the subject of "Industry 4.0" successfully at the Hannover Fair.

Competence Center Days
IMI at the "Competence Center Days" at Bechtle in Neckarsulm

On 25th and 26th of March 2015, the IMI presented at the "Competence Center Days" with the motto: "Industry 4.0 you write with IT" its research results. More than 2.000 participants informed themselves about the latest technological developments in the IT industry.

Successful comeback of the PLM-CAD-Workshop 

After a break of several years the PLM-CAD-Workshop was held again this semester.

30 Jahre FZI
30 years FZI – implies also 30 years IT in engineering

The FZI celebrated its 30 years of success in technology transfer. From CAD / CAM towards Industry 4.0, IT in mechanical engineering was always in the focus of attention.

Prof. Ovtcharova one of the “25 Women of the Digital Future”

Prof. Jivka Ovtcharova awarded as one of the “25 Women of the Digital Future”.

Lernfabrik 4.X – an interdisciplinary, university overarching course of HS Karlsruhe, PH Karlsruhe and KIT

In WS 2014/15, a new innovative practical course was offered. Experience hands-on the product development process, from the initial idea to CAM planning.

Virtual-Reality-Präsentationstag am Lifecycle Engineering Solutions Center

Am 14. Oktober 2014 fand der Virtual-Reality-Präsentationstag  am LESC statt. Key Player und Experten der Virtual Reality - TechViz, Haption, A.R.T. und fleXstructures gestalteten gemeinsam mit dem  IMI-Forschungsteam einen spannenden Tag.

Eröffnung des „Industrie 4.0 Collaboration Lab“.  Nukleus für Wachstum
Opening of the "Industry 4.0 Collaboration Lab" Nucleus for growth

On September 24th, 2014 the "Industry 4.0 Collaboration Lab" was opened at LESC (Lifecycle Engineering Solutions Center) together with Solid Line AG and Bechtle IT system house and the Forschungszentrum (FZI).

LESC Open Day
LESC Open Day

The LESC Open Day for Research Associates at KIT took place on 23. Juli 2014.

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EVEIL-3D - Training at the 27.06.2014

On june 27 th the University of Education Karlsruhe, the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology and the regional authorities in Karlsruhe organise a training regarding to the topic "3D-technologies in education" in the context of the German-french project EVEIL-3D.

Second Consortium Meeting Successfully Hosted by IMI@KIT, Karlsruhe, Germany

The second consortium meeting of the European DAREED project has been hosted by IMI-KIT. The meeting took place between the 11-12th of March, 2014 and got together 22 participants from 12 European organizations.

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A.R.T. GmbH tests successfully their new software: The "ART-Satellite-Merger" at LESC

In April ART’s new product „ART-Satellite-Merger“ was tested successfully at our Labs in LESC.

Mädchen vorm Computer
Girl’s Day at IMI, 27. March 2014

Experiencing and creating virtual worlds at LESC!

Virtual Reality Practical Course: The Work on Energy Experience Lab Continues

The Virtual Reality practical course took place for the eighth time this winter semester 2013/2014 at the IMI. Students worked on the further development of the Energy Experience Lab.

cross-industry study
Cross-industry study on configuration management

The institute IMI did in cooperation with specialists of the P3 Group a cross-industry study on configuration mangement.

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Energy Transition, Visions 2050 - Cooperation between IMI and students from Kinder- und Jugend-Uni Bretten

On 7. February 2014 the final presentation of the cooperation project “Energy Transition, Visions 2050” took place in LESC.

Successful Launching of SERUM for Energy Management system in Schwetzingen City Hall

Hendro Wicaksono and his team at Institute for Information Management in Engineering (IMI) directed by Prof. Ovtcharova have developed software called SERUM (Smart Energy and Resource Management) that efficiently controls the energy consumption.

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EVEIL-3D - training at the 27.06.2014

On june 21 th the University of Education Karlsruhe, the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology and the regional authorities in Karlsruhe organise a training regarding to the topic "3D-technologies in education" in the context of the German-french project EVEIL-3D.

Best Paper Award of JVRC 2013 presented to researchers of IMI

The publication "Methodology for Immersive Emotional Assessment of Virtual Product Design by Customers" got the Best Paper Award on JVRC 2013.

Vortrag von Polina Häfner
VR Driving Simulator at the MINT-Congress

The project "MINT-Box" as driving simulator in virtual reality was presented at the teachers congress of the Baden-Württemberg foundation.

Receiving the Best Paper Award
IMI receives Best Paper Award at VARE 2013

At the conference VARE 2013 the paper "Teaching Methodology for Virtual Reality Practical Course in Engineering Education" received the Best Paper Award.

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Virtual reality practical course wins second price

The "MixedReality Driving Simulator" developed further during the IMIs virtual realtity practical course wins the second price.

KA-RaceIng at the LESC

The KIT campus group KA-RaceIng e.V. has been given the unique opportunity to use the Interactive Virtual Living Lab of the LESC in order to support the construction of theit racing cars.

Teilnehmer Workshop
Joint-Workshop Adapt4EE-KnoholEM

The IMI was the host of the workshop Joint-Workshop Adapt4EE-KnoholEM from the 3rd till the 4th september 2013 in Karlsruhe.

PROIndo Initiative presented to the indonesian president

Presentation of the PROIndo Initiative during the visit of the Indonesian president Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono in Berlin.

KnoholEM at the VoCamp Workshop in Bruessels

New information model modelling energy effizient buildings at the 2nd VoCamp workshop in Bruessels.

Virtual Reality Internship: Innovative concept, new success story

During the virtual reality internship in the winter term 12/13 the new project "Energy Experience" started at IMI.

"The climate neutral city hall"

A collaboration between the Institute for Information Management in Engineering ...

Baden TV informs about applied research at IMI

The local station "Baden TV" reported on the project "ecoFLEX" of the IMI on its news on 13/06/2012.

„Energy change, energy and climate protection concept KEA, KIT und EnBW activities“

On September 18, 2012 the municipal meeting "Energy change, energy and climate projection concept KEA, KIT and EnBW activities"

VR Internship

On July 20, the student team of the Virtual Reality Internship SS12 successfully completed their contribution to the development of a driving simulator.