DITS.center e.V. was established in 2016 under German law as a non-profit association by a team of highly diversified excellent experts. The founding members followed their ideals and are supporting the association with their relevant experiences gained in decades of successful professional activities in practice and leadership.
DITS pursues the non-commercial goal of promoting applied research in projects for applications in the field of civil and public security, including crime prevention. The association supports national and international cooperation, technology transfer, information exchange and constructive dialogue between different institutions and organisations. DITS also conducts its own research projects and deals with specific topics in studies.
DITS follows all principles of ethical standards and adheres to Human Rights as a whole. DITS respects export regulations and domestic legislations in all countries involved.
Membership fees, donations as well as funding programs support the financing of comprehensive activities.
DITS concentrates on science, research and development projects contributing to national safety and security. DITS is keen to support and achieve improvements in all kinds of technologies allowing for online and real-time actions to early identify and classify threats in surveillance and protection missions. Key elements are the collection, analysis and aggregation of data and information into situation pictures and intelligence reports.
Outstanding and practical solutions need active support provided by both science and the operational scenario. The spirit of visionaries and the farsightedness of engineers together with the support of operators create a productive working atmosphere. DITS brings together experience, knowledge and the benefits of a network of excellent senior experts from different domains organized in the Advisory Team. Highly motivated young and engaged scientists, engineers and technical specialists are the best basis for successful research and development work.
DITS works creatively to promote and carry out application-oriented research in the field of signal acquisition, analysis and information processing. Recognized methodological standards are used to investigate fundamental questions in their causes and contexts and to transfer research results to applications:
- initiatives to prepare innovative project proposals
- moderation of interdisciplinary project teams
- implementation of background research
- publication of results for the benefit of the general public
- organisation of relevant workshops and conferences.
Links and downloads
- DITS Forum Zivile Sicherheit 2020 [pdf]
- DITS Kurzinfo [pdf]
- DITS Aktuell [pdf]
- DITS brochure [pdf]
- DITS Projects [pdf]
- DITS Satzung [pdf]
- DITS Informationen zur Mitgliedschaft [pdf]
- DITS Aufnahmeantrag und Beitragsordnung [pdf]