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AI Service Center Team

On 11th July, 2023, the first KISZ workshop on "Pre-trained AI Models: The speech-to-summary example" takes place. The contents of the workshop will be prepared in this Background Talk format, whi...

Jul 3, 2023 - Sep 30, 2023
Big Data and AI
Prof. Dr. Christoph Meinel, openHPI-Team für Zukunftstechnologien

Dieser Kurs vermittelt Ihnen vertiefte Einblicke in drei bahnbrechende Technologien , die – im Zusammenspiel eingesetzt – das Potenzial zu massiver gesellschaftlicher Transformation haben: Blockcha...

Aug 30, 2023 - Oct 10, 2023
Internet, Cybersecurity, Big Data and AI
Record of Achievement
HPI-Student Team für Python

Du bist Schüler:in zwischen 12 und 18 Jahren? Du hast bisher noch keine Programmierkenntnisse oder möchtest gerne Python lernen? Dann bist du hier genau richtig!

In diesem vierwöchigen kostenlose...

Sep 6, 2023 - Oct 3, 2023
Record of Achievement
Dr. Timo Kötzing

Du möchtest Informatik studieren? Dann bist du in diesem Kurs genau richtig. Ein Informatikstudium stützt sich insbesondere in den ersten Semestern sehr auf einige Grundlagen der Mathematik, die an...

Sep 13, 2023 - Oct 10, 2023
Record of Achievement
Prof. Dr. Ralf Herbrich

Probabilistic machine learning has gained a lot of practical relevance over the past 15 years as it is highly data-efficient, allows practitioners to easily incorporate domain expertise and, due to...

Sep 20, 2023 - Oct 18, 2023
Big Data and AI
Record of Achievement
Annie Kerguenne, Mara Meisel, HPI Academy

This is an online course for everyone who wants to use Strategic Design Thinking for everyday challenges. You will learn to use the whole potential of the approach, going beyond the method and the ...

Oct 6, 2023 - Jan 16, 2024
Record of Achievement
Prof. Dr. Harald Sack

Despite the fact that it affects our lives on a daily basis, most of us are unfamiliar with the concept of a knowledge graph. When we ask Alexa about tomorrow's weather or use Google to look up the...

Oct 11, 2023 - Nov 21, 2023
Big Data and AI
Record of Achievement
Prof. Dr. Christoph Meinel

WWW, the world wide web or shortly the web - really nothing more than an information service on the Internet – has changed our world by creating a whole new digital world that is closely intertwine...

Oct 25, 2023 - Dec 19, 2023
Record of Achievement

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As a person interested in IT, you can continuously improve your skills on openHPI. Deepen your knowledge of the Internet and Cybersecurity, delve deeper into Design Thinking or prepare for the future with Quantum Computers. Learn how to program ecologically sustainable software, how algorithms work, and what Machine Learning is all about in our advanced courses. With the advanced courses on openHPI, you'll meet all the demands of the working world in the future.

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Future Technologies - From AI to Blockchain and Quantum Computing

Dear Learning Community,

openHPI offers you a diverse program of courses on future technologies this fall. Whether you are planning a new career start or are pursuing the topic out of private inte...

Future Technologies and new Student Courses - openHPI back from Summer Break

Dear learning community,

openHPI is back from its summer break. On August 30, it's time to log back in to openHPI and take a look at new learning content. Look forward to a highly topical subject:...

Review, Outlook & Summer Break

The most successful online course on openHPI has just ended. ChatGPT - What does generative AI mean for our society has inspired more than 16,000 learners.

Final report: That was the ChatGPT cours...