Case Competition 2018-19 Kickoff mit FORD
6. November 2018

Students develop mobility solutions for the future

The new case competition partner for the 2018/2019 competition is Ford! This time, the Ford Research And Innovation Center Aachen is presenting an exciting task to creative students. The challenge is: “Define the commercial vehicle of the future through development of new innovative business models and services around the Ford Transit”…

GEOTAB immatrikulliert im Center Smart Services
30. October 2018

Welcome, Geotab!

We, the Center Smart Services team, are happy to welcome Geotab Germany on board! We will support Geotab in the fields of electromobility as well as in the design of Smart Cities and the resulting digital business models.

Signify Header
5. July 2018

Philips Lightning is now Signify!

History was made on Wednesday May 16 when Philips Lighting, the world leader in lighting, became Signify. The name change expresses the company`s vision to discover the great potential of light to contribute to a brighter life and an overall better world, explains CEO Eric Rondolat. We congratulate on the new name and are looking forward to great cooperations in the future!

Centerleiter des Center Smart Services Philipp Jussen im Interview
17. April 2018

Meet: Dr.-Ing. Philipp Jussen

In our series “Meet….” we want to give you a glimpse of the day-to-day work at the Centers Smart Services and introduce you to our employees and our areas of expertise. Do you want to know what we do and which Vision we pursue – read on to see what Dr. Phillipp Jussen, Head of the Centers Smart Services has to say!

Mitglied im Center Smart Services
1. April 2018

Welcome, Philips Lighting!

We are very excited to announce that Philips Lighting is joining the Center Smart Services! Philips Lighting has already worked successfully with the Center smart Services in 2016/17 when the company provided an exciting use case for the student competition of the Walter Eversheim Foundation

Gewinner der KUKA Case Competition
27. March 2018

Case Competition 2018

Our current Open Innovation Competition with KUKA Robotics is still running. However, new partners have already claimed their interest in participating in the second competition of 2018. The case competition is just as popular with students as with companies, because the results is always beneficial for both parties…

Business Transformation Canvas Schaubild
15. February 2018

Are you ready for digital transformation?

There are many examples for companies who either failed to recognise the need for digital transformation or who noticed it early and benefited greatly from acting accordingly. No industry sector can continue to grow in the future without digital transformation and the massive changes that come with it. The most known examples of companies who failed to keep up to the speed of change, are Kodak and Nokia…

Digitale Unternehmen Industrie-Symbolbild
19. January 2018

Success story: Digitisation of the process industry

How can digitisation strategies be defined quickly and target-oriented? When answering this question, many companies find it difficult to come up with a suitable reply. We, at the Center Smart Services, want to change this.