Change in the zdi country coordination

Claas Niehues

On August 2023, XNUMX, Claas Niehues will succeed Klaus Trimborn, director of studies, as zdi country coordinator. When he took up his new position, he took the time to talk to us about himself, his new role and zdi.NRW.

zdi.NRW at Gamescom 2023

On August 22nd, the largest gaming fair Gamescom starts in Cologne. This year zdi.NRW will also be there with its own stand in the campus area.

In an interview: Julia Krayer from Fraunhofer UMSICHT about mushrooms as sustainable materials

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Julia Krayer from Fraunhofer UMSICHT has been researching how materials made from fungi and plant fibers can be used in the “FungiFacturing” project since 2019. In an interview, she tells us what special challenges and properties these sustainable materials entail and how these special features can be made accessible to a broad public in terms of knowledge transfer.

zdi networks receive seals of quality

The Ministry of Culture and Science of the State of North Rhine-Westphalia has awarded the zdi networks the zdi seal of quality 2023 for their NRW-wide successful work in extracurricular STEM education.