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Starting the year right we successfully managed to establish the Joint Venture ACES Smart Solutions! Together with our partner in Malaysia, the East Coast Economic Region Development Council (ECERDC), the first virtual Board of Directors meeting took place in February 2021.

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.

Our TUMint image video won the Galaxy Awards honors price in New York! 
The 4-minute film we named  "What transforms a university into an economic factor?” combines an image video with explanatory 2-D animations. It brings complex processes to the point.

With the KIU opening ceremony, the biggest and most important event of the academic year 2020/2021 took place. On 21st October 2020, high-ranking representatives of the Georgian government, the KIU management team and the students celebrated the opening and the convocation of the ‘class of 2024’.

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.