Digital technologies, the Internet of Things and big data have become an important trend in the development of the economy and all social processes at various levels, from the individual organization to the country as a whole.

AEI research in the field of digitization and smart technologies is mainly focused on practical methods, discussion and preparation of proposals for policy makers and key stakeholders.

AEI is interested in conducting research in the following areas:
  • digital transformation of business processes
  • development of Industry 4.0
  • Internet of Things and Big Data
  • smart regions, smart cities and smart villages
  • e-health
  • digital technologies for energy
  • digitization of logistics processes and transport
  • digital innovation hubs (DIHs) as drivers of digital transformation processes