Research partners

Saarland University

Saarbrücken is one of Germany's premier computer science sites. The Department of Computer Science at Saarland University combines foundations in education with excellence in applications and is regularly ranked amongst the very best sites. It consists of 18 institutes, covering a broad range of research fields.


Founded in 1988, the DFKI (German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence) today is one of the largest nonprofit contract research institutes in the field of innovative software technology based on Artificial Intelligence (AI) methods. DFKI is focusing on the complete cycle of innovation - from world-class basic research and technology development through leading-edge demonstrators and prototypes to product functions and commercialization.


The Innovative Retail Laboratory IRL is an application-oriented research laboratory of the German Research Centre for Artificial Intelligence DFKI, which was installed in St. Wendel in the head office of the German chain store GLOBUS SB-Warenhaus Holding. This close cooperation with Globus experts provides the individual projects with the possibility to concentrate on the precise demands and potentials of future self-service stores and accelerates the implementation of research results.

Solution partners


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