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DWIH Tokyo

Welcome to the DWIH Tokyo: Here you can learn more about our mission, DWIH services and how to get in touch with us.

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Future of Work in Industry 4.0 & Society 5.0

On 31 March 2020, the German Research and Innovation Forum Tokyo (DWIH Tokyo) and the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) conduct a German-Japanese Forum on the Future of Work in Tokyo. With keynotes of Japanese and German experts, pitches of 8 German research initiatives and interactive workshops the forum will foster the dialogue between Japanese and German stakeholders.

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AI in healthcare is expected to support the P4 medical approach of predictive, preventive, personalized and participatory treatment and to reduce time, back-office administration and financial burdens, consequently allowing for a more sustainable and affordable healthcare system. Quality assurance for AI applications in healthcare and integrated databases for medical data are steps on the way to improved health services.

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Artificial Intelligence

Artificial Intelligence promises the next great revolution in how we live, work and play. The DWIH Tokyo helps bring together German innovation and Japanese expertise to address issues such as machine learning, human-computer interaction, and the creation of intelligent systems capable of recognizing and responding to real-time stimuli.


DWIH Annual Report 2018

"Working Innovatively in a Digital World": This was the annual focus topic for the German Centres for Research and Innovation (DWIH) in New York, São Paulo, Moscow, New Delhi and Tokyo in 2018. In addition to the print and Web PDF versions of the DWIH Annual Report, you can also use the Pageflow multimedia tool to read all about the highlights of the global DWIH network in 2018.

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“The Role Played by Humans Will Change Considerably”

“Applied knowledge is crucial when designing the digitized working world:” an interview with Professor Wilhelm Bauer, executive director of the Fraunhofer Institute for Industrial Engineering IAO and chairman of the Fraunhofer Group for Innovation Research.

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Research and Innovation

The DWIH provides a showcase for the research, science and innovation landscape in Germany. We also inform you on career tracks, research funding and opportunities for research collaboration.

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