The Digital Economy is a phenomenon-based, multidisciplinary open research platform focusing its activities on digital technologies and their impacts on businesses, individuals, and organisations. Research within the Digital Economy platform concentrates on the digital transformation in industry and society. Topics include various aspects of data – generating, collecting, transferring, storing, analysing, managing, utilizing, protecting, and securing. The platform impact will be realised through extensive research collaboration with other research institutes and universities, businesses, and public sector organisations.

The platform is mainly operating via externally funded research and development projects.

HERE you can find the projects related to Digital Economy platform

Research topics and interests in the platform are related, but not limited to, e.g.:

  • Artificial intelligence and machine learning in industry and decision making
  • Smart Industry       
    • robotized logistics, manufacturing and transport
    • resilient IoT and connectivity (5G and beyond)
    • sustainable automation
  • Data analytics in business and FinTech
  • Virtualization
  • Development and utilisation of big data, open data
    and cloud services
  • MyData – data rights, ownership, ethics and regulation
  • Digital crowdsourcing platforms and ecosystems
  • Intelligent and robust ICT of power systems and distribution
  • Sensing in the built environment, situational awareness and space-based data utilization


There are 8 Tenure Track position affiliated with the Digital Economy platform:


When we have open positions, you will find them HERE