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Adaption Intelligence of Factories in a Dynamic and Complex Environment

Key words: adaption intelligence, maintenance, knowledge

Project duration: 01.04.2016 - 31.03.2025

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Adaption Intelligence of Factories in a Dynamic and Complex Environment

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ARTE – The Art of Employability

Key words: social inequality, social inclusion, labour market integration, social innovation, art, social entrepreneurship

Project duration: 01.11.2019 - 30.06.2022

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ARTE

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BEYOND 4.0: Inclusive Futures for Europe BEYOND the impacts of Industrie 4.0 and Digital Disruption

Key words: education, european dimension

Project duration: 01.01.2019 - 31.12.2022

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Inclusive Futures for Europe BEYOND the impacts of Industrie 4.0 and Digital Disruption

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Blueprint “New Skills Agenda Steel”: Industry-driven sustainable European Steel Skills Agenda and Strategy (ESSA)

Key words: education, european dimension, innovation

Project duration: 01.01.2019 - 31.12.2022

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Blueprint “New Skills Agenda Steel”: Industry-driven sustainable European Steel Skills Agenda and Strategy (ESSA)

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Ch@nge Ruhr

Keywords: labour market, participation, new technologies, region, work, digitisation

Project duration: 01.10.2020 - 30.11.2022

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Ch@nge Ruhr

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Competence Centre for Social Innovation Germany (KoSI)

Key words: Innovation, Social Change, European Dimension

Project duration: 14.05.2021 – 13.05.2023

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Competence Centre for Social Innovation Germany (KoSI)

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Evolving Regions

Keywords: Climate adaptation processes, innovation dialogue, climate impact analysis, region

Project duration: 01.07.2019-31.03.2023

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  • Eva Alshuth

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Evolving Regions

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GUIDE – Promoting Health for Permanent Employment

Key words: evaluation, health promotion, working life participation

Project duration: 01.12.2019 - 30.04.2024

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GUIDE – Promoting Health for Permanent Employment

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IncluScience –Disability Mainstreaming in Science and Practice

Keywords: participation, innovation, social change

Project duration: 01.03.2021 - 31.12.2024

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IncluScience – Disability Mainstreaming in Science and Practice

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iResilience: Social innovations and smart city infrastructures for the resilient city of the future (iRes)

Key words: climate resilience, collaborative living labs

Project duration: 01.11.2018 - 30.06.2022

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iResilience: Social innovations and smart city infrastructures for the resilient city of the future (iRes)

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ProPolis – Basics for the Operationalization of PALM-4U – Practicability and Continuation Strategy

Key words: Urban climate, urban climate model, urban climate research, context of use, users, practice

Project duration: 01.10.2019 - 30.09.2022

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  • Eva Alshuth

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ProPolis – Basics for the Operationalization of PALM-4U – Practicability and Continuation Strategy

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RespectWork – Developing mutual respect in customer interactions to improve work and service quality

Keywords: labour policy, service work, customers / consumers

Project duration: 01.05.2020-30.04.2023

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  • Iris Kastel-Driller

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RespectWork - Developing mutual respect in customer interactions to improve work and service quality

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Sociodigital Transformation towards Excellent Leadership and Labour (eLLa4.0)

Key words: Management, Work Organisation, Learning and Development of Competences

Project duration: 01.09.2019 - 31.08.2022

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Sociodigital Transformation towards Excellent Leadership and Labour (eLLa4.0)

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SPIRE-SAIS: Skills Alliance for Industrial Symbiosis (SAIS) – A Cross-sectoral Blueprint for a Sustainable Process Industry (SPIRE)

Key words: education, european dimension, innovation

Project duration: 01.01.2020 - 31.12.2023

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SPIRE-SAIS: Skills Alliance for Industrial Symbiosis (SAIS) – A Cross-sectoral Blueprint for a Sustainable Process Industry (SPIRE)

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T-Factor: Unleashing future-facing urban hubs through culture and creativity-led strategies of transformative time

Key words: European dimension, innovation, sustainability

Project duration: 01.06.2020 - 31.05.2024

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T-Factor: Unleashing future-facing urban hubs through culture and creativity-led strategies of transformative time

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ViSAS – Virtual Social Art Stage

Key words: social inequality, social inclusion, youth education, digital inclusion, art, digitization

Project duration: 01.04.2021 - 31.03.2023

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ViSAS – Virtual Social Art Stage

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VISITS - Networking and Interaction Work in Smart Technical Services

Keywords: technical services, networking, good interaction work

Project duration: 01.10.2019-30.09.2022

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VISITS - Networking and Interaction Work in Smart Technical Services

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Working - the way I want to!

Keywords: Evaluations, Innovation, Social change

Project duration: 01.11.2021 – 30.10.2026

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Work - the way I want to!

Location & approach

A2:
Exit 13 (Kreuz Dortmund Nord-Ost), direction Derne/Schwerte (B236), 1st exit direction Dortmund-Eving, next traffic lights turn right (Kemminghauser Str.), after 2.7km turn left (Evinger Str./B 54), after 1.1km traffic lights turn left (Deutsche Straße), after 500m on the left is the Evinger Platz.

A40/B1/A44:
From the Bundesstraße 1 (extension A40 or A44) to the intersection B1/B236 direction Lünen, 3rd exit direction Dortmund-Eving.

A45:
Exit Dortmund Hafen, turn left until the intersection Münsterstraße (B54), direction Eving, after about three kilometers turn into Deutsche Straße.

You can download an enlarged general map here

From Dortmund Airport, it takes just about 20 minutes to get to Dortmund Central Station by AirportExpress and from there to the university by subway (U-Bahn) 41. The stop is "Zeche Minister Stein". A wider range of international flight connections is offered by Düsseldorf Airport, about 60 kilometers away, which can be reached directly by S-Bahn from the university station. From there, you can get directly to Dortmund Central Station.

From Dortmund Central Station, take the U 41 light rail (direction Brambauer / Brechten). The stop is "Zeche Minister Stein". The Minister Stein Center is located on the right in the direction of travel of the streetcar.

You can find an overview map here.