The foundation of GAIA-X is officially confirmed by the new association status – the Silicon Economy, a unique use case for the powerful and secure data infrastructure in Europe is already developing. After the 22 founding members had...
News from the Silicon Economy
2. February 2021
The Ministry of Economic Affairs, Innovation, Digitalization and Energy of North-Rhine Westphalia introduced a new study on the platform economy: »We already have 66 B2B platforms in North-Rhine Westphalia today which...
30. November 2020
If companies want to use the new blockchain technology today, it must be integrated into many, perhaps all, existing IT systems. In this context, the authors of the new whitepaper with the title »A multi-light-node blockchain...
24. November 2020
With the specialist laboratory »Blockchain in Supply Chain Management«, prospective industrial engineers at TU Dortmund University are now coming into direct contact with an important area of the Silicon Economy.
29. October 2020
In the context of the pitches made by the most important logistics think tanks at the German Logistics Congress, Fraunhofer IML presented the LoadRunner as a contribution to the Silicon Economy.
27. October 2020
As the winner of the NRW Innovation Prize 2020, Prof. Dr. Dr. h. c. Michael ten Hompel presented a blockchain-capable IoT device for monitoring temperature-sensitive goods along global supply chains.
19. October 2020
The first development projects in the »Silicon Economy Logistics Ecosystem« innovation project have got off to a good start. Solutions for the Silicon Economy infrastructure are developed on the basis of exemplary logistics use cases.
1. October 2020
Only a few weeks after receiving the funding notification for the large-scale »Silicon Economy Logistics Ecosystem« research project, Fraunhofer IML marked the start of operational work with a visit by the lead partner.
15. September 2020
The Federal Minister of Transport and Digital Infrastructure Andreas Scheuer handed over the funding decision for the large-scale »Silicon Economy Logistics Ecosystem (SELE)« project for about 25 million Euro to Fraunhofer IML digitally.
5. May 2020
The Fraunhofer Institute for Material Flow and Logistics IML will soon be advancing blockchain technology at the European Blockchain Institute EURO-CHAIN in North-Rhine Westphalia. Today, Prof. Dr. Andreas Pinkwart, Minister of Economic Affairs, Innovation, Digitalization and Energy of the State of North Rhine-Westphalia, handed over the notification for 7.7 million Euro of funding to the directors of the institute.
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