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Trends i 2017.

5 digital trends to keep an eye on in 2017

January 10, 2017

Blockchain technology will create a basis for a whole new economy, artificial intelligence will enter our daily lives, and the responsibility of media giants will come into focus. We have asked five researchers at the IT University to take a peek into the crystal ball and predict what digital trends will shape the coming year.

Internet of Things på ITU.

Researchers want to make Internet of Things ethical

January 5, 2017

As everything from watches to refrigerators becomes connected to the internet, concerns about data security and privacy are growing. A new research project anchored at the IT University of Copenhagen will help European developers create IT services and products that meet the ethical standards of both consumers and the law.

ITU-studerende.

ITU to educate the data detectives of the future

December 14, 2016

In the summer of 2017, ITU will launch Denmark's first Bachelor program in data science, a new academic field that seeks to translate big data into insights and business ideas. The future graduates will combine their sense for numbers and business to develop new ideas and improve products - and companies are lining up to recruit them.

Studerende på ITU.

ITU launches first data science degree in Denmark

December 13, 2016

With a new Bachelor programme, the IT University of Copenhagen wants to meet the growing demand for specialists in handling large amounts of data - also known as big data. The industry welcomes the new programme, which will accept the first 50 students in 2017.

US election.

ITU researcher comments on the U.S. electoral process in L.A. Times

December 13, 2016

The principal investigator of the DemTech project comments on the aftermath of U.S. Presidential Election 2016.

IT-Universitetet i København

ITU obtains prestigious seal of approval

December 5, 2016

At a meeting on December 1, the Accreditation Council has given ITU a positive institutional accreditation. Vice Chancellor Mads Tofte calls the decision a "milestone" for the university.

Maria Rørbye Rønn.

ITU appoints new Chairman of the Board

November 29, 2016

Maria Rørbye Rønn, Director General of the Danish Broadcasting Corporation, succeeds Jørgen Lindegaard as Chairman of the Board at the IT University of Copenhagen.

Andrzej Wasowski, Professor in Software Engineering at ITU.

ITU professor: Software research must stay connected to the real world

November 24, 2016

Software engineering researchers must make an effort to stay in close contact with end-users, says recently appointed Professor in Software Engineering at the IT University of Copenhagen, Andrzej Wasowski. On Thursday, December 1, he will give his inaugural professorial lecture on the significance of software research in 2016.

FA bachelorpris 2016.

Project on MobilePay wins Bachelor thesis of the year award

November 17, 2016

Three recent graduates from the IT University of Copenhagen won FA's Bachelor thesis award for their project on agile processes at MobilePay.

Datathon for Diabetes.

Fighting diabetes with data

November 14, 2016

Novo Nordisk, IBM, Deloitte and ETHOS Lab were behind Datathon for Diabetes at the IT University of Copenhagen on November 5-6, where 50 students rummaged through vast public data sets in search of new insights on diabetes.