The dedicated platform concentrates expertise and helps to position Germany as technology leader for Learning Systems on an international level. The platform provides an adequate forum for exchange and collaboration for this purpose. Experts from science, industry and society will develop an understanding of the functionality and application areas of Learning Systems. They will identify the personal, social and economic benefits of Learning Systems but also point out challenges and options for action. The platform contributes to the dialogue between science, industry, society and politics concerning the legal, ethical, security-related and social questions which are linked to the application of Learning Systems.