Goal of the Incubator-Labs is deriving and defining of AI-based business models for prolonging the AI-Incubator-Labs beyond public funding. Preliminary specific answers will be given on typical questions of the business model development such as customer segments, key partners, key activities, and key resources. Transparency requirements for the eco-system and conflicts of interest and goals will be identified.
The incubator lab at Kaiserslautern consists of the professorial chairs of thermodynamics and machine learning, both at TU Kaiserslautern, and of the department “Optimierung – Technische Prozesse” at the Fraunhofer-Institut für Techno- und Wirtschaftsmathematik (ITWM). The professorial chairs bring along an international competence in the application domain of process engineering and expertise in AI/ML. The Fraunhofer ITWM has a long experience in the implementation of innovation in the form of software solutions, proven by numerous successful cooperation projects, both bilateral with industrial clients as well as in research collaboration.
Contact: PD Dr. Michael Bortz, ITWM