Care & Technology Lab (IMTT)

Prof. Dr. Christophe Kunze

Head of Institute

Prof. Dr. Christophe Kunze

Faculty of Health, Safety, Society
Professor of Assistive Technologies
Phone: +49 7723 920-2583

Campus Furtwangen, Room O 0.04


Christophe Kunze has been Professor of Assistive Technologies in the Major Applied Health Sciences at Furtwangen University since 2011. Prior to this, he was spokesman of the AAL Living Labs and head of the Embedded Systems & Sensors Engineering research unit at the FZI Research Centre for Computer Science in Karlsruhe.

Research interests

  • Assistive Technologies / Ambient Assisted Living (AAL)
  • User-Centered & Participatory Design
  • Use of technology in old age and disability
  • Technical maintenance
  • Personal Health & Activity Monitoring
  • E-Health & Digital Health Promotion


see profile on ResearchGate

Activities and memberships

  • Member of the German Society for Biomedical Engineering (DGBMT) and the information technology company in VDE
  • Member of IEEE; member of the German Society for Computer Science (GI)
  • Member of the International Society for Gerontechnology (ISG)
  • Member of the Baden-Württemberg Centre of Applied Research (BW-CAR)
  • Activity as a consultant in various research programmes and journals
  • Co-founder of nubedian Software GmbH