Survey on Digital Ecosystems

Survey on Digital Ecosystems Determining the status quo in the German economy How do German companies perceive Digital Ecosystems? Is it a chance for new, groundbreaking business models or just another digitization buzzword? Our member Fraunhofer IESE wants to determine the status quo of the German economy. Please take [...]

WeTech brings IDS to China

WeTech brings IDS to China The International Data Spaces (IDS) Association originally started as a German initiative and has expanded over the last four years to cover the whole of Europe and beyond. The new IDSA member WeTech Holding from Hong Kong is now taking IDS in China [...]

GAIA‑X Enters the Next Phase

GAIA-X Enters the Next Phase  The German Federal Minister for Economic Affairs, Peter Altmaier, and French Minister for the Economy and Finance, Bruno Le Maire, published the first architecture paper on GAIA-X. The large-scale project aims at strengthening the competitiveness of Europe’s economy by establishing a sustainable and innovative data infrastructure based on European values and security [...]

The Role of IDS in Implementing the European Data Strategy

New Position Paper  The Role of IDS in Implementing the European Data Strategy  The IDS initiative is ready to take responsibility for implementing the European Data Strategy. Details are published in the new position paper: “Implementing the European Strategy on Data. Role of the International Data Spaces (IDS)”.  The recently published EU data strategy [...]

IDS‑I Community Kick-off

IDS-I: Starting the “Industrial Community” within IDSA IDSA strengthens its competences in industrial production and streamlines its offers for smart manufacturing ecosystems in the IDS-Industrial Community (IDS-I). Industrial and academic members of the Platform Industrie 4.0 provide the core of this new community, however, many other national, European [...]

iSHARE as an initial step of an IDS implementation  

iSHARE and IDSA iSHARE as an Initial Step of an IDS Implementation The International Data Spaces Association (IDSA) aims to make a data-driven economy become reality, based on data sovereignty and data interoperability and thus on European values. A goal that is achieved through six stages, starting with trust and security. IDSA partner [...]

QU4LITY Open Call 

QU4LITY Seeking new Partners The QU4LITY project – the biggest European project dedicated to Autonomous Quality (AQ) and Zero-Defect Manufacturing (ZDM) in the Industry 4.0 – organizes an Open Call targeting SMEs and MidCaps. The application will be open on May 7, 2020. The deadline will be on August [...]

Working Group Certification Elected New Co-Chair

Monika Huber Elected New Co-Chair of the IDSA Working Group Certification The International Data Spaces Association (IDSA) announces that Monika Huber has been elected as co-chair of the Working Group Certification. She succeeds Nadja Menz from Fraunhofer FOKUS, who has chosen to stand down as co-chair so that [...]

For IDSA the Hanover Messe Goes Virtual

For IDSA the Hanover Messe Goes Virtual The International Data Spaces Association (IDSA) is launching the first Virtual Expo from April 20 to May 15, 2020 – presenting all inspiring use cases and projects which were intended for the Hannover Messe in an exciting multimedia approach. The IDSA [...]

Survey: Connector Setup and Certification

Survey: Connector Setup and Certification  The IDSA Working Group Certification aims to make IDS certification scalable and efficient, thus bringing it to market maturity.   To achieve this, the Working Group Certification invites you to take part in a survey: Information on (planned) implementations and ongoing upkeep on connectors [...]