Presentation of the Virtual Dimension Center (english language)
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×
 

Like this? Share it with your network

Share

Presentation of the Virtual Dimension Center (english language)

on

  • 496 views

This presentation gives an overview about the Virtual Dimension Center (VDC) in Stuttgart-Fellbach, Germany's leading Virtual Reality cluster network.

This presentation gives an overview about the Virtual Dimension Center (VDC) in Stuttgart-Fellbach, Germany's leading Virtual Reality cluster network.

Statistics

Views

Total Views
496
Views on SlideShare
496
Embed Views
0

Actions

Likes
0
Downloads
2
Comments
0

0 Embeds 0

No embeds

Accessibility

Categories

Upload Details

Uploaded via as Adobe PDF

Usage Rights

© All Rights Reserved

Report content

Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
  • Full Name Full Name Comment goes here.
    Are you sure you want to
    Your message goes here
    Processing…
Post Comment
Edit your comment

Presentation of the Virtual Dimension Center (english language) Presentation Transcript

  • 1. Virtual Dimension Center. Network for Virtual Engineering© Kompetenzzentrum Virtuelle Realität und Kooperatives Engineering w. V. – Virtual Dimension Center VDC
  • 2. Presentation VDC Presentation VDC Members Mission Services ReferencesThe Virtual Dimension Center (VDC) network for digital product development and digital production planning core topics: virtual engineering, virtual reality, 3d visualization, animation & content creation around 70 members and partners founded in 2002 non-profit 7 employees (5 full-time) core business of VDC: 1. network/ cluster management 2. technology transfer© Kompetenzzentrum Virtuelle Realität und Kooperatives Engineering w. V. – Virtual Dimension Center VDC 2
  • 3. Presentation VDC Presentation VDC Members Mission Services ReferencesVirtual Engineering support of development processes by digital, 3-dimensional models core activities: product development processes, any development processes of technical objects, service design across business segments© Kompetenzzentrum Virtuelle Realität und Kooperatives Engineering w. V. – Virtual Dimension Center VDC 3
  • 4. Presentation VDC Presentation VDC Members Mission Services ReferencesVirtual Engineering product development : frequently highly complex, dynamical, multi-disciplinary, divisional of labour, distributed -> high degree of communication needs early assessment of costs, late assessment of costs -> early testings if possible error detection perhaps only during the use or recycling -> early testings if possible© Kompetenzzentrum Virtuelle Realität und Kooperatives Engineering w. V. – Virtual Dimension Center VDC 4
  • 5. Presentation VDC Presentation VDC Members Mission Services ReferencesVirtual EngineeringObjectives fast development cycles as an active process element early feedback of results emphasis on early development stages H.-J. Bullinger, development of alternative product concepts president of Fraunhofer deciding on product specifications© Kompetenzzentrum Virtuelle Realität und Kooperatives Engineering w. V. – Virtual Dimension Center VDC 5
  • 6. Presentation VDC Presentation VDC Members Mission Services ReferencesCluster create growth and jobs cooperation within the value chain process sharing of common resources increases innovation activities and productivity by information advantage and costs advantages to companies which are not part of the cluster we are the Star Alliance of Virtual Engineering getting to know each other, transparent competences, fast information flow, easier to establish business contacts, synergies© Kompetenzzentrum Virtuelle Realität und Kooperatives Engineering w. V. – Virtual Dimension Center VDC 6
  • 7. Presentation VDC Presentation VDC Members Mission Services ReferencesCluster patent applications within clusters above average easier recruiting easier access to specialized suppliers  cost reduction for research and development common exibition activities supply of complementary products and services  attractive for costumers easier access to training, consultation, regional marketing© Kompetenzzentrum Virtuelle Realität und Kooperatives Engineering w. V. – Virtual Dimension Center VDC 7
  • 8. Presentation VDC Presentation VDC Members Mission Services References » The sustainable competitive advantages in a global economy are increasingly regional- with knowledge, skills, connections and motivations which competitors who are spatially separated cannot provide « Michael E. Porter, professor of strategy and competitiveness at the Harvard Business School, founder of the cluster’s idea© Kompetenzzentrum Virtuelle Realität und Kooperatives Engineering w. V. – Virtual Dimension Center VDC 8
  • 9. Presentation VDC Members Members Mission Services ReferencesVDC member’s service offering products and services in: - 3d product development - 3d manufacturing and process planning supply of turnkey VR systems from desktop up to multi channel systems digital content creation research and development services, research and development of new VE technologies© Kompetenzzentrum Virtuelle Realität und Kooperatives Engineering w. V. – Virtual Dimension Center VDC 9
  • 10. Presentation VDC Members Members Mission Services ReferencesVDC member’s structure all the competences as a basis for cooperations and synergy cooperation along value chain© Kompetenzzentrum Virtuelle Realität und Kooperatives Engineering w. V. – Virtual Dimension Center VDC 10
  • 11. Presentation VDC Members Members Mission Services ReferencesForms of direct cooperation at the VDC buyer community suppliers research services development alliance combined service offering product-based education spin-Off marketing alliance representation at management boards and working groups© Kompetenzzentrum Virtuelle Realität und Kooperatives Engineering w. V. – Virtual Dimension Center VDC 11
  • 12. Presentation VDC Members Members Mission Services Referencesvertical cooperation cooperations with other networks for other technologies upstream and downstream processes within the value chain© Kompetenzzentrum Virtuelle Realität und Kooperatives Engineering w. V. – Virtual Dimension Center VDC 12
  • 13. Presentation VDC Members Members Mission Services Referenceshorizontal cooperation cooperation with networks in related subjects and fields© Kompetenzzentrum Virtuelle Realität und Kooperatives Engineering w. V. – Virtual Dimension Center VDC 13
  • 14. Presentation VDC Members Members Mission Services ReferencesLateral cooperation cooperation for dissemination, development, cluster management© Kompetenzzentrum Virtuelle Realität und Kooperatives Engineering w. V. – Virtual Dimension Center VDC 14
  • 15. Presentation VDC Members Mission Mission Services ReferencesThe VDC mission provide a sustainable communication platform for all members (companies, research, education, public authorities) initiate (research) cooperations and business contacts implementation of digital product development technology especially by SMEs integration of public funded projects demand responsive focus on (further) education keep the members’ top positions in terms of technology in international competition© Kompetenzzentrum Virtuelle Realität und Kooperatives Engineering w. V. – Virtual Dimension Center VDC 15
  • 16. Presentation VDC Members Mission Services Services ReferencesThe VDC‘s business areas information processing current information on methodology and technology, exchange of information between members, identification of funds, technology assessment marketing & dissemination Technology marketing, working at the managament board, biggest update area for Virtual Reality in Germany, dissemination of project results, product and enterprise news match making competence map, internationalization technology transfer SME support, information events, Demo-Center funding management application, consortia, project management© Kompetenzzentrum Virtuelle Realität und Kooperatives Engineering w. V. – Virtual Dimension Center VDC 16
  • 17. Presentation VDC Members Mission Services Services ReferencesBusiness area 1: information processing competence cube web portal with news (750+/year) and events (300+/year) market studies, policy papers and analyses Fig.: intranet knowledge base technology and branch screenings product and project databases Fig.: white paper on 3d display technology© Kompetenzzentrum Virtuelle Realität und Kooperatives Engineering w. V. – Virtual Dimension Center VDC 17
  • 18. Presentation VDC Members Mission Services Services ReferencesBusiness area 2: marketing & dissemination congresses: - Virtual Efficiency Congress - specalized congress Designprocess organization of joint exibition stands editing: Fig.: VDC joint exibition stand at - newsletter, website the Hannover Messe - editorial council Virtual Reality Magazin press dissemination lists: regional, supraregional, special interest press social media Fig.: „Virtual Reality Magazin‚© Kompetenzzentrum Virtuelle Realität und Kooperatives Engineering w. V. – Virtual Dimension Center VDC 18
  • 19. Presentation VDC Members Mission Services Services ReferencesBusiness area 3: match making competence cube Target branch - target branch - technology Type of service offering - service offering Fig.: competence cube internationalization contact database: industry, press, universities/research Fig.: VisNetA international network© Kompetenzzentrum Virtuelle Realität und Kooperatives Engineering w. V. – Virtual Dimension Center VDC 19
  • 20. Presentation VDC Members Mission Services Services ReferencesBusiness area 4: technology transfer information events demo center special interest groups/ working groups web portal Fig.: demo center at the VDC monthly email newsletter (~4000 addresses) Fig.: newsletter structure© Kompetenzzentrum Virtuelle Realität und Kooperatives Engineering w. V. – Virtual Dimension Center VDC 20
  • 21. Presentation VDC Members Mission Services Services ReferencesBusiness area 5: funding management investigation of funds funding information (newsletter) syndication application Fig.: content of funding info newsletter project processing Fig.: project meeting at the VDC© Kompetenzzentrum Virtuelle Realität und Kooperatives Engineering w. V. – Virtual Dimension Center VDC 21
  • 22. Presentation VDC Members Mission Services References ReferencesReference projects VIPROF Constantly virtualizing of development and production of vehicles. Connecting the product development with the manufacturing technology to a constant, digitalized and cooperative development and production planning. simKMU Development of cross-company, process-integrated and web-based simulation services and business models for SMEs‛. AutoBauLog Autonomous controlling in construction site logistics: Transfer of suitable concepts from digital fabric into construction site logistics.© Kompetenzzentrum Virtuelle Realität und Kooperatives Engineering w. V. – Virtual Dimension Center VDC 22
  • 23. Presentation VDC Members Mission Services References ReferencesAwards2006: admission to the club of the best innovation networks in Germany2006: since 2006 selected host in the TOP programm (most innovative companies in Germany): award from the ministry of economics and technology2007: awarded landmark within the initiative „Germany – land of ideas‚2007: „Best Innovation Award‚ for the 3D-Fitness-Check at the bwcon InnovationFair2007: VDC becomes a EU„Living Lab‚2008: industrial award for a VDC-driven diploma thesis2009: Award for "excellent networking" from the Kompetenznetze Deutschland initiative2010 : Winner of the Regional Cluster Competition 2010 of Baden- Württemberg© Kompetenzzentrum Virtuelle Realität und Kooperatives Engineering w. V. – Virtual Dimension Center VDC 23
  • 24. Join us. VDC: enabling synergies.Auberlenstr. 1370736 FellbachTel.: +49 (0)711 58 53 09 0info@vdc-fellbach.dewww.vdc-fellbach.de© Kompetenzzentrum Virtuelle Realität und Kooperatives Engineering w. V. – Virtual Dimension Center VDC 24