- Published: 27 September 2008
IfG.Research offers scientific consultation services for the implementation of projects which relate equally to organizational, technical and legal expertise. In selected subject areas the IfG.Transfer (transfer.ifg.cc) executes the projects. A description of selected projects executed in the last few years can be found under the menu item "projects".
IfG.Research can provide decision-makers in politics and public administration with scientific expert opinions on a wide spectrum of eGovernment and further “e”-subjects. Based upon of their extensive scientific and practice-oriented expertise, IfG experts prepare neutral, practically-oriented expert opinions and short, technically-oriented position papers. Subjects may include, for instance, broadband solutions for rural areas, eGovernment in developing countries, regional infrastructure policy, security/critical infrastructure, human resources development (e-skills), reduction of administrative burdens and so forth. IfG.Research has prepared numerous expert opinions for institutions at the federal, state and local level.
Literature & literature research:
IfG.Research has an extensive collection of technical periodicals, books, articles, and other publications on a wide spectrum of eGovernment and other ICT and eService subjects. The collection can be used by external researchers and practitioners by appointment. Literature can also be researched, compiled, and evaluated on certain subjects.
Support for thesis-writing:
IfG.Research supports students in writing their final thesis. Such support offers students an excellent possibility to build up needed expert knowledge in a highly-relevant field with very good prospects for the future.
Furthermore, IfG.Research offers PhD students various support services which range from the development of the thesis proposal, to the literature search, defining and limiting the subject, access to empirical information, and in the search for professors who would be appropriate supervisors of a doctoral thesis in this subject.
IfG.Research offers executives from politics, administration and businesses discussions and workshops at which the most recent developments in the institute's fields of research are presented. Knowledge transfer also takes place in the form of study trips, conferences, seminars and coaching sessions that are individually tailored to the requirements of the recipient. Continuing education courses are offered by IfG.Transfer (transfer.ifg.cc)..
IfG.Research provides provides tailored lectures and presentations at a scientific level to executives in public administration and private enterprise. These presentations cover areas within the institute’s field of research and may also be customized to address specific implementation-related subjects. Master courses are also offered. A selection of subjects can be found under the menu item "Teaching".