After only one year since opening, our partner Kutaisi International University / ქუთაისის საერთაშორისო უნივერსიტეტი (KIU) can show a true success: KIU was ranked first among the public universities in Georgia who received top performing students in 2021!   

Attending this year’s very first International Education Forum in Tashkent exchanging ideas on the future of education in Uzbekistan and successful partnership formats. The newly founded New Uzbekistan University (NUU) shall become the cornerstone of research, science and technology in the country.

Unser Kooperationspartner die ZD Automotive GmbH aus Großmehring bei Ingolstadt besuchte uns am 09.11.2021 im Munich Urban Colab – dem neuen Gründerzentrum der Technischen Universität München. Der dort offenkundige Ideenreichtum an Innovationen und jungem Unternehmentum hat auch Geschäftsführer Qiang Zhou und Dr. Liu Liu, Direktor Strategie und Kooperation beeindruckt.

After a successful start of the Industry Advisory Council of our partner Kutaisi International University in the beginning of 2021 the second Council meeting in mid-October 2021 let to interesting exchanges on how to tackle entrepreneurship and strengthening the ties with the industry. Partners from industry, industry association representatives from Germany, the USA and Georgia were present during this online event.  

Last week we have had the opportunity to welcome our partners from the New Uzbekistan University (NUU) in Munich! We’ve made sure to include both the informative and fun bits – from lab tours at Technical University of Munich and workshops on Innovation Ecosystems to some typical Bavarian culinary tasting.

End of August we received a visit from Dr. Christoph Weckbecker, Head of Innovation Networks at Evonik. Over the course of two days, we were able to gather many exciting insights and impulses on recent innovative topics such as circular economy, sustainability, future mobility, biotechnology, synthesis of innovative materials and AM.
Das DZM soll einen Beitrag dazu leisten den Mobilitätsstandort Deutschland zu einem international sichtbaren Vorreiter für die Mobilität der Zukunft weiterzuentwickeln. Das DZM orchestriert dabei eine Netzwerkstruktur, die verkehrsträgerübergreifende und intersektoralbestehende Kapazitäten und Ressourcen bündelt sowie gezielt Neues schafft.

TUM International GmbH has signed a cooperation agreement together with the agency responsible for Uzbek universities (Agency for the Development of the Presidential, Creativity and Specialized Schools).

Getting used to the new normality – we have virtually signed a cooperation agreement with ZD Automotive GmbH and the Jiangning Development Zone, Nanjing to establish a joint Innovation Center.

Friederike Hettinger takes over the project development company of TUM
As a subsidiary of the Technical University of Munich (TUM), TUM International GmbH has become a leading provider for the development, coordination and operation of integrated science and industry clusters.

After a few months of hard work our team succeeded:
TUM International GmbH now has a TÜV SÜD certified quality management system according to ISO 9001.

The first phase of construction of Kutaisi University (KIU), one of the most important and largest-scale projects in the modern history of Georgia in the field of education, has been completed: the new educational facility is ready to receive the first flow of students from autumn 2020.

On Monday, at the headquarters of the Regione Autonoma Friuli Venezia Giulia, a letter of intent was signed between ITALCAM, Port of Trieste, TAL-SIOT (Transalpine oil pipeline) and TUM International GmbH, with the aim of creating a competence centre for port and energy logistics.

In the frame of the Initiative for Interdisciplinary Regional Development (IIRD), TUM International GmbH, Airbus Defence and Space and Technical University Munich (TUM) cooperated to build a traffic microsimulation model to understand the impact of the design and organization of entrance gates to a major oil field in the Gulf region. As enhanced security screening of vehicles and passengers became necessary, a traffic microsimulation model was developed to test various screening processes.

EIT Urban Mobility aims to become the largest European initiative transforming urban mobility. Co-funding of up to € 400 million (2020-2026) from the EIT, a body of the European Union, will help make this happen.

Internet of Things and Artificial Intelligence have a strong impact on our professional and private lives. The summer school “IoT meets AI”, which took place at Werk1 offered international students and professionals four days of deep insights on the overlaps of IoT and AI.

CKI Conference 2019 on Industrial Internet of Things at TU Munich
The fourth annual CKI Conference at the Technical University of Munich (TUM) on "Industrial Internet of Things" took place on April 4th at the Vorhoelzer Forum, above the rooftops of the Bavarian capital. More than 100 Siemens Experts and TUM scientists and students took the opportunity to network and exchange on the impact of Industrial Internet of Things and Siemens Mindsphere.
After welcoming addresses by the future TUM President Prof. Dr. Hofmann and Dr. Roland Busch the keynote speech about IoT at Siemens and TUM was given by Prof. Sebastian Steinhorst, professor for Embedded Systems and IoT, TUM) and Dr. Thomas Scheiter, the Head of Technology Field IoT.