HANNOVER MESSE 2018, 23 - 27 April
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Exhibition stand
Hall 3, Stand E02
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Topic: Global Business & Markets
Co-exhibitor with
European Commission

Company Data

Fraunhofer-Institut für Graphische
Datenverarbeitung IGD

Fraunhoferstr. 5
64283 Darmstadt
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Fax: +49 6151 155 199


Mr. Prof. Dr. techn. Dieter W. Fellner
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Fax: +49 6151 155-105
Mr. Prof. Dr. André Stork
Head of Competence Center
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Fax: +49 6151 155-139
Mr. Prof. Dr. Bodo Urban
Head of Location Rostock
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Fax: +49 381 4024-199
Mr. Daniela Welling
Head Corporate Communication
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Mr. Detlef Wehner
Trade Fair Organization
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Type of company

Year founded

No. of employees
101-250 (Status: 2016)

Annual turnover
between 10M and 50M EUR (Status: 2016)

Company profile

Fraunhofer Institute for Computer Graphics Research IGD is the world's leading institute for applied research in the field of visual computing. Visual computing stands for image- and model-based information technology. It includes computer graphics, computer vision, as well as virtual and augmented reality.

Fraunhofer IGD develops prototypes and complete solutions based on customer demands. The range of applications of the concepts, models, and practical solutions spans from virtual product development to medicine, commerce, and multimedia learning and training.

The research and development projects of Fraunhofer IGD are directly related to current requirements of market and economy. Numerous spin-offs ensure that prototypes are quickly brought to market.

Together with its partner universities, Fraunhofer IGD also performs key technology sresearch and cooperates with companies of various industrial sectors. Apart from its headquarters in Darmstadt, Fraunhofer IGD has locations in Ros

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Subsidiary/Branch office
Fraunhofer Austria
Affiliated firm
Fraunhofer IDM@NTU
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Tangible Simulation

This demonstrator shows what becomes possible when the computations of individual simulation steps can be implemented in fractions of seconds. The user can view the simulation directly as it is being computed and interact with the system at the same time. With the «Tangible Objects Simulator«, the wind more


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Plant@Hand: Montage assistent

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Plant@Hand3D (Flexibel produzieren)

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Social Augmented Reality

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