Nachruf auf Prof. Dr. rer.pol. Matthias Jarke

22. March 2024
Die Fachgruppe Informatik der RWTH Aachen trauert um Herrn Prof. Dr. rer.pol. Matthias Jarke, der am 21.3.2024 im Alter von 71  Jahren viel zu früh von uns gegangen ist. Mit ihm verlieren wir eine herausragende Persönlichkeit, die die Entwicklung der Informatik an unserer Universität, in Deutschland und weltweit über Jahrzehnte maßgeblich geprägt und vorangetrieben hat.

Special Honorable Mention at ICWL 2023

4. December 2023
Alexander Neumann and Aaron Conrardy, from the Chair of Databases and Information Systems at RWTH Aachen University, have been honored with a “Special Honorable Mention” Award at the 22nd International Conference on Web-based Learning (ICWL 2023) held in Sydney, Australia, from November 26th to 28th, 2023.

Best Paper Application Award at MIS4TEL 2023

31. August 2023
Benedikt Hensen and Konstantin Kühlem have been awarded the “Best Paper Application Award” at the 13th International Conference on Methodologies and Intelligent Systems for Technology Enhanced Learning (MIS4TEL) for their work “Collaborative Learning in Mixed Reality using WebXR and H5P”.

Best Academic Reviewer Award at the iLRN 2023

17. August 2023
Benedikt Hensen has been honored with the “Best Academic Reviewer Award” at the 9th International Conference on the Immersive Learning Research Network (iLRN 2023) which was held at the California Polytechnic State University in San Lius Obispo, CA, USA.

Best Paper Award at the 2023 European Interdisciplinary Cybersecurity Conference (EICC)

28. June 2023
Lasse Nitz and Avikarsha Mandal have been awarded the Best Paper Award at the 2023 European Interdisciplinary Cybersecurity Conference in Stavanger, Norway (June 14th – 15th) for their work “DGA Detection Using Similarity-Preserving Bloom Encodings”.

“Semantics in Dataspaces” Workshop at TheWebConf 2023 in Texas

23. May 2023
Johannes Theissen-Lipp and Stefan Decker from i5 hosted the full-day “Semantics in Dataspaces” workshop at ACM’s The Web Conference in Austin, Texas, on 30 April 2023!

i5 ‘Eat Pasta Run Fasta’ Team at RWTH Campuslauf 2023

8. May 2023
The RWTH Campuslauf 2023 kicked off the summer semester with a burst of team spirit and friendly competition. Among the many participants were Sascha Welten and Alexander Neumann, members of the i5 group, who proudly represented their team, “Eat Pasta Run Fasta,” at the event.

Matthias Jarke Re-Elected as Chair of Board of Governors Chair TH Köln

17. March 2023
On March 15, 2023, NRW Minister of Culture and Science Ina Brandes reappointed Professor Matthias Jarke to the Board of Governors (Hochschulrat) of Cologne University of Applied Technology Arts, and Sciences (TH Köln) for the period 2023-2028. On March 15, the newly appointed board re-elected him for a second period as Chairman of the Board.

Der Lehrstuhl Informatik 5 trauert um Ralf Klamma

30. January 2023
Priv.-Doz. Dr. Ralf Klamma ist im Alter von 55 Jahren nach schwerer Krankheit am 23. Januar 2023 verstorben.

Second Place in the Serious Games Competition of the Games and Learning Alliance Conference 2022

15. December 2022
Our augmented reality learning game “Tower Learn” by Benedikt Hensen, Anna Perret, Yanxi Liu, Emilie Hastrup-Kiil, Julian Staab and Ralf Klamma has won the second place in the student category of the GALA 2022 Serious Games Competition out of 45 submissions. We presented the serious game at the GALA conference in Tampere, Finland.