Institut fur Angewandte Informatik e.V. Leipzig, January 16, 2009 – the Institute for applied computer science at the University of Leipzig (associated) receives the certificate of appreciation as a Research Institute and a start-up financing related Wednesday, November 21 at 6: 00 in the media campus Villa IDA, Leipzig Savings Bank Foundation. A cheque of 50,000 euros is connected with the handing-over of the certificate of approval. And others carry out research tasks, technology transfer, the Organization of community courses and arranging practice contacts for students include the tasks and objectives of the Institute. Scientists active on the associated are researching shortly in the new campus of the University of Leipzig at the Augustusplatz not only content, but also spatially adjacent. A first cooperation with a company in the field of E-Commerce has been agreed with the Jenaer Intershop AG. Is also the associated software development projects OntoWiki and ARMOR involved, by the Federal Ministry of research and education as well as promoted by the European Union.