FZI Research Center for Information Technology becomes shareholder of EICT
Since July 2017, the FZI Research Center for Information Technology, Karlsruhe, is a new partner at EICT. With this partnership EICT further extends its strong network in Germany’s South-West. Along with Daimler AG and the PTV Group FZI is the third partner in the region.
With its partnership, the FZI is expanding its research co-operations in autonomous and connected driving relying on EICT as the expert for coordination and communication of mobility research and innovation projects. Furthermore, EICT will consult on strategic positioning in the field of automated driving – within existing and emerging research collaborations of the FZI.
EICT's expertise in strengthening the link between the automotive industry and research in the course of digitization takes full effect within this partnership. Tech Center a-drive and the strengthening and development of the Test Area Autonomous Driving Baden-Wuerttemberg are common work areas that already have been established.