Universität BielefeldCITEC

Strategic Partners

  • Center of Human-Friendly Robotics based on Cognitive Neurosciences at Osaka University is led by Prof. Hiroshi Ishiguro and funded within the Japanese Global COE Program.
  • Von Bodelschwinghsche Stiftungen Bethel - CITEC cooperates with Bethel in several joint research projects, the most notable is the CITmed project funded through the NRW Ziel 2 program EFRE. Bethel offers the unique opportunity for a range of interesting real-life applications of cognitive interaction technology.
  • Bertelsmann AG, a global player in modern media technology, covers media-oriented CIT for enhancing interactive digital media with cognitive functions.
  • Honda Research Institute Europe GmbH, which developed the cognitive system of the world-renowned Honda Humanoid Research Platform, for CIT for cognitive robots.
  • Miele & Cie. KG, Germany's leading company for high-quality household appliances, covers appliance-oriented CIT bringing cognition into everyday household appliances.