German CEPIS Member GI Launches New Magazine and Innovation Prize'


German Informatics (GI) recently launched a new publication called ‘Digital’. This German-language magazine is for GI members and anyone else interested in topics related to the Information Society. The first issue consists of several articles on topics such as Internet neutrality, cloud computing and the latest innovative hardware and software products. In conjunction with the magazine’s release, a web portal has also been created, that contains blogs, podcasts, and further news items.

GI_innovationGI has also just launched an award for innovation. The“Innovations-und Entrepreneurpreis” is worth €5000, and inventors, developers and researchers are encouraged to apply before 31 July 2011. The winner will be awarded this special prize during GI’s annual event, Informatik 2011 in Berlin.

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