CATEGORY Conference program & speakers
Collaborative and Digital Solutions for the Smart Factory
Progressive digitalization of factories is leading to significant changes in industrial manufacturing: by open automation, collaborative robotics and innovative wearable devices. Maurizio Cremonini, Comau, presents details on opportunities –
Game-Changing For Business and Production: Focus IIoT At IT2Industry Forum Panels
Questions of production and manufacturing companies regarding IoT and IIoT are addressed daily at the IT2Industry Forum panel discussions. Main topics will be IoT platforms, AI for smart factories and new business models –
Work 4.0 – Contemporary Approach To Developing Digital Solutions And Business Models
Work 4.0 is not only a matter of creating more flexible ways of working, technical know-how and big data competences. Marc Zenker and Georg von der Ropp specify what potential digitalization, IIoT and industry 4.0 offer for innovative business models –
The Case Of ICS Continuity At A German Automotive Manufacturer
The digitization has brought its own pitfalls to the equation. As the pilot installation of the industrial anomaly detection Rhebo Industrial Protector shows, it’s not only security issues automation companies should worry about.
Real-Time ROS (Robot Operating System) Analysis and Monitoring: Keeping Robots in Step
Manufacturing robots have to operate reliably and safely. Michael Stiller showcases how Fraunhofer ESK is working on ways to analyze and monitor open source robot operating systems in real-time in order to optimize production system robots.
IoT Platforms – Selection Traps and Tips
Industrial companies working on IoT solutions build upon an existing IoT platform, as it provides up to 90 percent of building blocks as connectivity, data and device management, to save costs, accelerate time-to-market, avoid issues. Jan Rodig, tresmo, cuts through the IoT platform jungle –
Pragmatism 4.0: Industry 4.0 in Tangible Terms
Everyone is talking about Industry 4.0 and its opportunities: more data, more control, more productivity. Many companies are reluctant to make the step into industrial digitalisation. Dr Christian Schlögel, connyun, provides guidance for the challenge to choose applicable IIoT solutions –
TSN – A vendor independent standard for deterministic networking
Time Sensitive Network (TSN) is a new networking technology that recently came up. It overcomes the disadvantages of different state of the art networking protocols in industrial communication. Get insights at the IT2Industry Forum lecture by Ben Schneider, fortiss –
IoT in Manufacturing: IT2Industry Forum Keynotes Spot on IT for Digital Automation
Bringing IoT in manufacturing to life: The IT2Industry Forum at automatica 2018 will present from 19 to 22 June a 4-day-program with keynotes, lectures, and panel discussions on IT and Industry 4.0 / Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT). Learn more –
The Status Quo Of Digital Transformation In The Manufacturing Industry
Digital transformation is a major topic in the manufacturing industry today. This is driven by the need to stay competitive in a global environment. Stefanie Naujoks, PAC, presents findings from latest CxO Survey, in which manufacturing companies in Europe were asked about their major economic challenges.
„IT security is the lifeblood of Industry 4.0“ – Three Questions to: Prof. Dr. Ulrike Lechner, Bundeswehr University
“IT Security Critical Infrastructures – Public Hand and Industry” is the topic of the Open Conference discussion at IT2Industry @ productronica on 15 November 2017. As an expert, Prof. Dr. Ulrike Lechner, University of the Bundeswehr Munich, will join the podium. In advance, she answered our questions.