With the help of AI: sewer networks are to be managed intelligently

The development of an intelligent management system for sewer networks is the aim of a research project involving Hof University of Applied Sciences. This is to be achieved by using innovative sewer network sensors and incorporating historical weather data and current weather forecasts. [more]

published: 29.02.2024

“Sustainable urban development”: Visit from Mongolia

Back in October, the International Department of the Bildungswerk der Bayerische Wirtschaft (bbw) gGmbH organized a specialist seminar. An 18-strong delegation from Mongolia therefore spent an exciting week in Bavaria on the topic of sustainable urban development and also came to Hof University of Applied Sciences. [more]

published: 11.12.2023

Major meeting of the water industry: iwe presents at the DVGW Water Meeting Hof

The Freiheitshalle in Hof will be the meeting place for decision-makers in the water industry from April 26 to 27, 2023. The DVGW regional groups of Central Germany and Bavaria invite to the expert forum with accompanying trade exhibition for the fourth time - with the Institute for Water and Energy Management of the Hof University of Applied Sciences (iwe). [more]

published: 03.03.2023

“Digital Lotse Wasser” offers digital solutions for water management

With the new online platform "Digital Lotse Wasser," Hof University of Applied Sciences aims to record and publicize modern digitization solutions for the German-speaking water industry. According to the researchers, only around 10 percent of the available digital aids are currently being used in the utility industry. [more]

published: 15.02.2023

Intercultural competence: meeting other nationalities as part of the lecture

The encounter with other cultures is not only of great importance from a professional perspective, it also provides new experiences and promotes the development of one's own personality. At Hof University of Applied Sciences, the Faculty of Engineering, among others, offers the module "Intercultural Competence", which is carried out by the Career Service and by lecturers of the faculty. [more]

published: 13.07.2022

Wastewater reuse – the way out of global water scarcity?

In large parts of the world, water is extracted from ground or surface waters to meet the population's water needs. However, these water resources are not available in unlimited quantities. A wastewater reuse project at Hof University of Applied Sciences is addressing this issue. [more]

published: 15.02.2022