We are an

eLearningDevelopment Agency

Planning, production & deployment.
We are here for your educational content.


What We Do

Do you want to create your own Learning content?
Do you want to develop a strategy for your educational program or next online course?

ignite education is here to help.


Do you need advice for the development of educational content?

We are here to provide strategic and practical guidance.


Do you need high quality video, audio, animation or interactive elements?

We help you to turn your know-how into engaging educational content.


Not sure how and where to publish your educational content?

We help you to implement the best deployment solution for your content.

Capacity Building

Do you want to enable your staff to produce high quality educational content?

We are here to teach the teachers.

Learning Platform

Do you want to deploy educational content in your very own platform?

We are here to set up and maintain your Learning Management System.


Do you want to set up a recording solution that suits your needs and budget?

We are here to help you choose.

Our Latest Work

In 2024, we produced the Massive Open Online Course Cubes & Clouds on Cloud Processing, Data Cubes and Open Science:

About Us

ignite education GmbH is a joint spin-off from the Friedrich Schiller University Jena and the Ruhr University Bochum.

We combine our experience and visions to bring you the modern eLearning experience your project deserves.

Robert Eckardt

Robert Eckardt

CEO & Co-Founder

Hi, I'm Robert, my roots are in the field of geography and geoinformatics. I'm developing eLearning content since 2011, producing videos for more than 20 years and conducting research on modern eLearning technologies and concepts for more than 5 years now.

Andreas Rienow

Dr. Andreas Rienow


Hey, I am Andy, junior professor for interdisciplinary GI Science and a didactics enthusiast. I have entered the field of eLearning in 2007 during my studies of geography. Since 2014, I serve as PI for several outreach projects, dealing with the development of interactive STEM eLearning resources.

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