Research Cooperation with the MIT
Simon Schumacher will work from February-June 2020 for a research stay at the renowned Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Simon Schumacher is project leader of the Future Work Lab at Fraunhofer IPA and will work in this capacity at the MIT Industrial Performance Center with the MIT Task Force Work of the Future. The bilateral cooperation was established last year through several meetings in Germany and will include activities with the MIT Computer Science & Artificial Intelligence Lab. The research stay is an important contribution to the development of a framework for cognitive production work at the Future Work Lab.
The goal of the stay is to consolidate the joint cooperation in the field of Future of Work and to enable the future exchange of scientists.