Today's society is confronted with challenges in a number of key areas such as health, energy, and transport. The application areas of the DAI-Labor are tailored to design and develop ICT-based solutions towards addressing those challenges. To this end, the expertise and experience of researchers from different competence centers are integrated to ensure the applicability and practical relevance of research outcomes with this interdicisplinary approach. Each of these application areas at the DAI-Labor provides a common platform that supports inderdisciplinary work, synergies among researchers, and high-quality research results.

The application center Smart Energy Systems develops ICT and software solutions for efficient and sustainable energy logistics and consumption.


The applications center Smart Government Services  is concerned with the implementation of service-centric Government solutions.


The application center Preventive Health focuses on services that support the users with their health prevention.


The application center Data Analytics is concerned with the implementation of service-centric knowledge-oriented solutions.


The application center Cybersecurity focuses on developing security, privacy and safety solutions for protecting Critical Infrastructures.


The application center Transport and Traffic focuses on intelligent solutions for traffic management.