Every company, every team, and every product – it all happens when a big decision is made. And each big decision is preceded by numerous smaller decisions. But how do you make sound decisions in times of remote work, when teams are spread out across various locations?
The cloud: endless space. It’s the year 2019. These are the adventures of companies with 400 servers, who are 5 years into their quest for external cloud solutions that promise new opportunities and renewed efficiency. Many light years removed from other users, these companies are venturing into cloud applications that are yet to be explored.1
From 1 – 5 April 2019, global players and mid-sized companies from all over the world will be back in Hannover. The Hannover Messe is considered to be the world’s largest industrial and capital goods trade fair, and this year’s topic is “Industrial Intelligence – The networking of man and machine in the age of […]
Lifelong learning has arrived in our everyday work life. Those who want to keep up with the exponential developments of the globalized world cannot ignore further training. Information meetings and training are often accompanied by travel and unproductive waiting time for employees. Thanks to technical innovations, however, more and more training events can be conducted […]
A design process is normally accompanied by many meetings. CAD files are created and then revised and adjusted again and again. The constant need for consultation is expensive and costs a lot of time. A virtual reality conference can provide a remedy to this. The realistic representation in virtual reality turns 3D CAD files into […]
Status-update meetings are indispensable for organizing teamwork. Co-workers often need to have discussions and coordinate with each other to work toward a mutual goal. At this point, we wish to examine a status-update meeting using virtual reality.
Albert Einstein once said: “If I had an hour to solve a problem, I would spend 55 minutes thinking about the problem and 5 minutes thinking about the solution.” If you want to successfully conduct a remote meeting, take enough time for the preparation. Unplanned meetings quickly lead to dissatisfaction.
The value of a meeting lies not only in the exchange of information. In collaboration, people can initiate wonderful projects, improve products, learn from each other, motivate and inspire each other. But how can you have a good exchange when teams work across several locations?
The work world determines a large part of our life. There is no lack of will to change. We want to increase efficiency, save costs, and avoid mistakes. In short: we always want to improve. Because of this desire for improvement, we are continually developing and implementing new technologies. Digitalization, in particular, offers unprecedented potential […]
Keeping calm and carrying on in the face of long commutes and overloaded streets and trains, seemingly never-ending traffic jams: this is everyday reality in the German Federal State of North Rhine Westphalia (NRW). With a total of 454,907 kilometers of traffic jams each year, Germany’s largest state by population also tops the leaderboard of […]
WeAre was founded as a project in the Innovation Hub of innogy and was spun off in October 2017 as an independent GmbH. At the time, the founders – Maximilian Noelle and Marvin Tekautschitz – dealt with the question of what the mobility concepts of the future would look like. Their insight: the most desirable […]
Since ancient times, man has recorded his experiences, visions, and ideas in the form of pictures. First with drawings on cave walls, later with ink on parchment, and in times of digitalization, with computer, mouse, and keyboard. So the need to capture fleeting thoughts and make them available to posterity has never changed. The possibilities, […]
The week-long work experience offered to high school students, focusing on the topic of Virtual Reality, came to a close in September. As part of the Generation.Ruhr Initiative, twenty students engaged in an intense examination of the topics of VR for Education, as well as VR and Sustainability, before presenting their ideas to a specialist […]
Remote meetings are nothing new for companies of every size. Decentralized teams distributed throughout multiple locations or in home offices as well as contact to important suppliers and customers require efficient communication solutions. Remote meetings allow for a quick execution; business trips can be reduced, which in turn saves time and money.