Federal Minister of Education and Research visits SIC

Anja Karliczek, head of schools, universities and research in the 24th government cabinet, has honored the Saarland Informatics Campus (SIC) with a visit. The occasion was this year's Safer Internet Day.

At the Helmholtz Centre for Information Security (CISPA), Karliczek was shown, among other things, how vehicles can be upgraded to defend against hacker attacks.

At the German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence (DFKI), the Federal Minister was welcomed by Professor Jana Köhler, the new head of DFKI, and Professor Wolfgang Wahlster. Here, the delegation from the capital also discussed the question of how to intensify research into artificial intelligence beyond national borders.

Covering the visit of the Federal Minister was a crowd of journalists, including television legend Jean Pütz. /gb


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