Central aim of organisation
Main interests are in the research and public discussion of questions concerning future use of information and communication technologies (ICT), espec
Briefly describe your organisation
Profile: The IFS is a young non-profit institution of applied research, which focuses on selected topics of future of education and work. It has been founded by the Association for Flexible Learning in Innsbruck (Austria).
A strong focus is put on ICT support for the combination of different learning contexts (formal, non-formal and informal learning). A major goal is the promotion of life-long learning among the population and local, regional, national and European/international policy makers.
The Institute investigates actual trends, analyses possibilities and risks in society and examines consequences on professional and private life.
Besides research the Institute is engaged in development and evaluation of new teaching and learning systems as well as consultation.
Research & Development
| - E-Inclusion |
- Cultural Heritage
- Virtual and Augmented Reality
| - Computer Games, Simulation of Social Process |
- Knowledge Management
- Process Management
- E-Publishing, Digital Content
- Internet Technologies
Evaluation, Computer Supported Collaborative Learning and social network, Information Science