Hasso Plattner Institute, NYC

Hasso Plattner Institute, New York

HPI New York – Solving global challenges through digital engineering, collaboration, and design thinking. Become a part of HPI's global community.
About Hasso Plattner Institute
The Hasso Plattner Institute (HPI), Germany's University Excellence Center for Digital Engineering, opened its New York City office at 10 Hudson Yards in June 2017. The office is responsible for enhancing HPI's global outreach through a variety of activities, including conferences, symposia, panel discussions, workshops as well as the establishment of strategic partnerships in academia and industry.

HPI New York will soon become the headquarters of the Global Design Thinking Association and offer certification courses for individuals who are interested in becoming Design Thinking coaches.
HPI New York shares information about HPI's research, teaching, and learning opportunities, including its Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs), career opportunities, scholarships, and more.
Studying at the Hasso Plattner Institute
The Hasso Plattner Institute (HPI) in Potsdam is the only university faculty in Germany to offer a degree program in IT Systems Engineering and a postgraduate program in Design Thinking. HPI offers a practice-oriented education with award-winning degrees — without tuition fees.
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Upcoming events
April 10, New York
Design Thinking and International Business
Students from Hochschule Fresenius will visit HPI New York to learn about Design Thinking within the context of international business.
April 15, New York
Building Your International Career/Introduction to HPI
Students and teachers from IBG Lahr (Germany) will be visiting HPI NYC to participate in a workshop on "Building Your International Career"
April 23, New York
Climate Change and Clean Energy Design Thinking Workshop
As part of their Capstone Semester, LIU Global students will participate in a Design Thinking workshop on climate change and clean energy...
June 5, New York
Getting the Essence out of Visual Media
Visual media is flooding the internet and our lives. Yet its power and strength are dissipating as our attention spans decrease...
Past events
October 31, 2018
NRW Minister of Culture & Science and Delegation
NRW Minister for Culture and Science, Isabel Pfeiffer-Poensgen and her delegation from North-Rhein Westphalia visit HPI NY to discuss Artificial Intelligence, the US educational system and collaboration with HPI.
August 16, 2018
University of Cologne Students Visit HPI New York
On August 16, 2018, University of Cologne WiSo@NYC participants visit HPI NY for a presentation on Design Thinking and Networking by HPI NY Director, Dr. Joann Halpern.

The Hasso Plattner Institute
Teaching and Research in IT at the Highest Level
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Dr. Joann Halpern
Director, HPI New York


10 Hudson Yards, 48th Floor
New York, NY 10001