We are very pleased to announce the publication of the new open access book "Gamification for Innovators & Entrepreneurs - Using Games to Drive Innovation and Facilitate Learning" by Prof. Dr. Henning Breuer (Department of Psychology at HMKW Berlin) and his colleagues John Bessant and Sune Gudiksen.
At the two-day TÜV Fit to Drive Conference 2022, following her talk, Prof. Dr. Eva-Maria Eick, site director of HMKW Cologne, discussed the question of a sensible level of vehicle autonomy in our traffic.
In a series of five enrolment ceremonies for the winter semester 2022/23, the university management welcomed the prospective new students at the Berlin, Cologne and Frankfurt/Main campuses and gave an outlook on the new semester.
Companies are increasingly faced with the task of operating sustainably. But how can they create not just economic but also ecological and social value in a sustainability-oriented manner? In the new book "Sustainable Business Model Design," HMKW professor Henning Breuer, together with Florian Lüdeke-Freund and Lorenzo Massa, presents 45 business models that focus on sustainable innovation and business design.
How is it, although we are otherwise so self-disciplined and sensible, that we increasingly eat snacks, go shopping, watch series or consume social media when we are feeling stressed? Anna Balleyer, research assistant in the Department of Psychology at HMKW Berlin, has been studying the effects of consumption on the human psyche since her master's thesis. In a new study, she examined to what extent hedonistic consumption can also help reduce stress.
In the context of the event series "Science in Cologne Houses" of the Kölner Wissenschaftsrunde (KWR) HMKW Prorector Prof. Dr. habil. Martin Beckenkamp gave a lecture on the so-called tragedy of the commons and the importance of institutions in times of crisis.
The 16th International Journalism Festival (IJF) took place in Perugia, Italy, from April 6th to 10th. HMKW professor Dr. Maren Urner presented and discussed the future of journalism with international guests on two panels.
A warm welcome to HMKW: HMKW's first bachelor's and master's degree students will be ceremonially enrolled at all three campuses during the first days of April. The Cologne campus made the start, Berlin had its ceremony today. Frankfurt will welcome their students tomorrow.