FOKUS researcher receives high honor
News from Feb. 14, 2013
As a special decoration for their achievements in scientific research, Prof. Dr. Agnès Voisard on 14 February 2013 the French National Order of Merit - "National Order of Merit" - awarded the rank of Knight. The laudation will be held by the French ambassador Maurice Gourdault-Montagne.
Agnès Voisard, Professor for Computer Science at the Freie Universität Berlin since 2004, has been working for Fraunhofer already since 2003. Starting at Fraunhofer ISST as head of the department for location based services, she is in charge of the strategic development of the Competence Center ESPRI at Fraunhofer FOKUS since 2012. Besides her academic works, Agnès Voisard is also economic advisor to France as "Conseillère Economique de la France (CCEF)".