Der Begriff "Industrie 4.0" ist durch den inflationären Gebrauch zu einer "Plakette für manchen Unfug" geworden, verdeutlicht Manfred Wittenstein (Chef der Wittenstein AG) gegenüber den VDI Nachrichten. Es werde zu viel über neue Geschäftsmodelle, Fertigungstechnologien, Rechtsfragen und Datensicherheit gesprochen. Jedoch 2 wichtige Fragen werden oft vernachlässigt, die für den Erfolg der intelligenten Fabrik entscheidend sind: Welchen Herausforderungen sieht sich das obere Management gegenüber? und wie geht es damit um?Read More
Join the fastest-growing network of pan-European product development, service and Internet of Things leaders who are transforming their businesses to gain a competitive advantage in the marketplace.
This is the moment when you and your peers can share real-world success with product development and IoT and, together, shape the future of technology and business as we know it. With the debut of PTC LiveWorx Europe, PTC fuses its world-class information sharing and networking event for product development and service professionals, called PTC Live Stuttgart in the past years, with the Internet of Things.Read More
On the 7th CIRP International Conference on industrial Product-Service-Systems (IPSS) in Saint-Étienne (France), I presented a knowledge-based assistant for real-time planning and execution of PSS engineering change processes. This conference represent the annual meeting of the most researchers on PSS. The conference was hosted by the lovely Prof. Hoda ElMaraghi from Windsor (Canada) in co-chairing with the famous Professor Jay Lee from Cincinnati (USA). We hab there a really nice environment to discuss the newest developments in this unique research area. Germany was represented by the most participants on the conference which shows the future oriented research efforts spend in Germany, especially within my Research Collaboration Center TR29.Read More