Loading...
Home2019-04-05T12:34:23+02:00

Research focus

The Auto-ID Lab based at ETH Zurich and at the University of St. Gallen conducts research in the field of next generation Internet of Things technologies that will revolutionize interfaces between users and objects. Learn more about our research focus and related projects. We are constantly looking for new collaborations and motivated Master students and PhD candidates. Our current research topics include:

ai-support
health-icon

Consumers will benefit from making better decisions supported by Artificial Intelligence and Personalization.

home-commerce
home-icon

Spatial computing will bring about a new form of commerce within our homes with unprecedented levels of presence.

consumer-iot
consumer-icon

Mixed reality will allow users and things to connect in new ways, requiring novel interfaces between consumers and the internet-of-things.

Industrial IoT
industrial-icon

Industrial processes will benefit from mixed reality, as spatial computing allows for novel interfaces, faster information retrieval, remote maintenance and many more useful applications.

Next Generation Internet of Things Architecture

Designing and shaping the building blocks (e.g. digital receipts) for a next generation Internet of Things that enables cross-channel, consumer-driven global commerce and B2B2C interaction.

Show Research Focus

Latest projects

Receipt2Nutrition: How to join

Our mission The aim of this project is to support the fight against diet-related diseases. Therefore we are looking for volunteers who donate their anonymized shopping data [...]

HoloSelecta

Leveraging mixed reality and food product composition data in order to increase saliency of nutritional quality of groceries at the point of sale. Motivation Diet-related non-communicable diseases have become [...]

Receipt2Nutrition

The world’s first large-scale voluntary panel that contributes digital receipt data from loyalty cards anonymously to assess the data’s potential to predict dietary behaviour automatically Motivation [...]

Show all projects

Latest publications

Huebner, J., Vuckovac, D., Fleisch, E., Ilic, A., FinTechs and the New Wave of Financial Intermediaries, PACIS 2019 (forthcoming).

Trend Research 2018-2019 Identifying opportunities for GS1 to address today’s industry challenges [PDF]

Huebner, J., Ilic, A., Too Sensitive to Share? Working with Consumers’ Credit Card Transactions, CHI 2018. [PDF]

Show all publications

About us

Working with GS1

Our primary research partner is GS1 – the not-for-profit organization that is renowned for establishing standards for global commerce such as introducing barcodes to the retail industry over 40 years ago.

About GS1

Auto-ID Labs Network

We are proud to be part of the global Auto-ID Labs – the leading network of academic research laboratories in the field of Internet of Things. We collaborate closely with our sister labs at MIT, University of Cambridge, KAIST, Fudan University, and Keio University.

Read more

Career

We are looking for motivated master student and PhD students. Check our current positions here.

All positions

Contact us

If you have any open questions, please feel free to contact us.

Contact