GISSV - HPI Lecture Series
GISSV is partnering with the Hasso-Plattner-Institut (HPI) and the creation of this digital lecture series called Learn · Design · Innovate is the first collaboration.
All of GISSV High School students, plus other students from our fellow German Schools Abroad in North America, participate in the lecture series.
Given the value-filled event, we welcome any interested parent or staff to join. Please see your emails for the invitation and the event link(s).
PAST EVENTS 2021-2022
#08: October 26, 2021 | Associate Prof. Stefanie Mueller (MIT)
Giving Physical Objects Digital Capabilities
#09: November 1, 2021 | Prof. Dr. Patrick Baudisch (HPI)
A 20-year Mission for Personal Fabrication and a Live Demo of Year Four
#10: December 6, 2021 | Prof. Dr. Gerard de Melo (HPI)
Can Artificial Intelligence be Creative?
#11: March 8, 2022 | Caterina Mandel
(Product Owner Apps at luca-app, HPI Alumna)
Why I Wanted to Work in IT and
How I Became a Product Owner of one of Germany’s Most Popular Apps
> Special Women's Day Guest: Beate Antonich, Scientific Liaison Officer at the German Consulate General (and GISSV parent)
#12: April 5, 2022 | Dr. Frank Pawlitschek
(HPI | ubitricity)
Enabling Entrepreneurial Impact: Following Your Own Ideas
and Making a Difference
> Special Greetings by: German Consul General Oliver Schramm
#13: May 2, 2022 | Daniel Koehler (HPI)
SPECIAL EVENTS 2020-2021
#01: December 2, 2020 | Prof. Dr. Felix Naumann (HPI)
How Data and Algorithms Are Shaping Our Lives (Presentation)
> Kick-Off Event with a special welcome
by German Consul General Hans-Ulrich Südbeck.
#05: February 25, 2021 | Prof. Dr. Christoph Meinel (HPI, Director and CEO)
Machine Learning: Die Wirklichkeit hinter künstlicher Intelligenz
(Presentation - in German)
> Special Greetings by: President of KMK Ministerin Britta Ernst,
Head of ZfA Heike Toledo, and Consul General Hans-Ulrich Südbeck
and login details for
upcoming events will
be sent via email/Brief
to our GISSV community.
If you are from one of our
fellow German Schools
of North America,
the event links are available
from your school
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
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Director and CEO of the Hasso Plattner Institute for Digital Engineering gGmbH (HPI) and Dean of the Digital Engineering Faculty of the Potsdam University
Head of the Chair, Professor for Digital Health - Connected Healthcare (Joint Digital-Engineering Faculty of HPI and the University of Potsdam)
About Prof. Dr. Bert Arnrich
Professor in Computer Science at HPI/ Potsdam University and chair of the Human Computer Interaction Lab.
Gerard de Melo
Professor, Chair of Artificial Intelligence and Intelligent Systems HPI/ University of Potsdam. Visiting Professor at Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ, USA.
About Prof. Dr.
Gerard de Melo
Thomas J. Fuchs, DSc
Dean of Artificial Intelligence and Human Health and Co-Director of HPI for Digital Health at Mount Sinai
About Thomas J. Fuchs, DSc
Head of the Research Group IT-Entrepreneurship (Joint Digital-Engineering Faculty of HPI and the University of Potsdam)
About Prof. Dr. Katharina Hölzle, MBA
Research Associate and Ph.D. Student (Joint Digital-Engineering Faculty of HPI and the University of Potsdam)
About Daniel Köhler
Chair for Cybersecurity - Identity Management (Joint Digital-Engineering Faculty of HPI and the University of Potsdam)
About Prof. Dr. Anja Lehmann
Product Owner Apps at luca-app, M. Sc. Student IT-Systems Engineering/ HPI Alumna
Associate Professor MIT Electrical Engineering and Computer Science,
MIT Computer Science and AI Laboratory,
Head of the HCI Engineering Group, HPI Alumna
Professor for Information Systems (Joint Digital-Engineering Faculty of HPI and the University of Potsdam)
About Prof. Dr. Felix Naumann
CEO at Digital Masterpieces and HPI Research Staff / Fellow (Joint Digital-Engineering Faculty of HPI and the University of Potsdam)
About Sebastian Pasewaldt
Director School of Entrepreneurship at HPI | Managing Director HPI Seed Fund | Founder ubitricity
About Dr. Frank Pawlitschek