Summer School on

Communication Technology and Data Analytics for Future Energy Systems

11. – 15. September 2017 in Passau, Germany

Impressum / Legal notices

This website is maintained by (provider of services in the sense of Art. 5 of the State Agreement on Media Services and Art. 55 of the German Act on Teleservices):

Registered Office: Karlsruhe Institute of Technology
Kaiserstraße 12
76131 Karlsruhe
Phone: +49 721 608-0
Fax: +49 721 608-44290
E-mail: [email protected]
Legal Form: Corporation governed by public law
Authorized Representatives: Prof. Dr.-Ing. Holger Hanselka (President of KIT)
Turnover Tax Identification Number: DE266749428

This website is also maintained by:

Universität Passau
94032 Passau

Telephone: +49 851 5090
Fax: +49 851 509 1005

president ∂

VAT Reg. No.:

DE 811193057

Organisational structure and legal form:

Universität Passau (the University of Passau) is a statutory corporation and a state institution. The University is supervised by the Bavarian State Ministry of Education, Science and the Arts (Bayerisches Staatsministerium für Bildung und Kultus, Wissenschaft und Kunst), Salvatorstr. 2, 80333 Munich.


The University of Passau is represented by its President, Prof. Dr. Carola Jungwirth. Overall responsibility for the content of the website rests with the President of the University of Passau. Articles, posts or statements of any kind which bear the name of the author or authors or which are subject to a separate legal disclaimer are the responsibility of the respective authors.


For the internet pages of, the copyright and all other rights lie with the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Kaiserstraße 12, 76131 Karlsruhe, Germany. Further dissemination, also in parts, for pedagogic, scientific or private purposes is allowed, provided that the source is indicated (unless otherwise expressly stated on the respective page). Use for commercial purposes shall require the approval by the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology. Please contact our website staff at webmaster ∂


These internet pages serve for information only. Their contents were compiled with due diligence. However, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology shall not assume any liability, neither expressly nor implied, for the type or correctness of the material offered and shall not be liable (including liability for indirect loss or loss of profit) for the material or use of this material. In case contents of websites of the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology violate valid legal regulations, we kindly ask you to inform us immediately. We will then remove the site or the respective contents as quickly as possible.

References to External Websites

The websites of Karlsruhe Institute of Technology contain links to information offered by servers which are not subject to the control and responsibility of the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology. Karlsruhe Institute of Technology shall not assume any responsibility or guarantee for this information and shall not approve of or support such information in terms of contents.

Data Protection and IT Safety

Karlsruhe Institute of Technology shall be obliged to protect the private sphere of all persons using our site and to treat confidentially the personal data transmitted to us. The data shall be used exclusively for the purposes indicated and not disclosed to third parties. Your data will be deleted as soon as they will have served the purpose indicated.
Presently, coding techniques are being applied on our websites for authentification only. Hence, you have to assume that unauthorized persons take note of your data on their way to us. If you want to avoid this, contact the unit or person indicated by other means.

To maintain your session, it may be required to set a cookie under certain circumstances.

Possibly, your web browser or client software transmits information via your computer (e.g. your IP address) to our servers through no fault of your own. Such information shall never be brought directly in connection with you, but will only be evaluated in anonymous form for purposes of statistics, system administration or to improve the performance of our internet offer.

If you have further questions with respect to our data protection standards or if you wish to consult our public procedures register, please contact our website staff at webmaster ∂ In case you wish to inform yourself about the concepts and technical implementation of our IT safety, do also not hesitate to contact our website staff at webmaster ∂


The registration form that is linked on the main page (“Registration”) is hosted on servers that are run by the Karlsruhe Institute for Technology (KIT). The data that is submitted via the registration form is only handled by services directly maintained by the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT).

GitHub Pages

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