Industry 4.0 for Management

The Digital Transformation to the Smart Factory

Discover the technologies behind terms such as Industry 4.0, Digital Shadow or Reference Architecture RAMI4.0. You will be able to navigate safely through the conceptual worlds of digital transformation. You are aware of the central challenges associated with establishing cyber-physical systems and a digital twin in production.

Course Content

Communication in modern production facilities
Data-driven process optimization using interoperability and machine learning
Overview of the technologies of Industry 4.0 and its practical applications
Reference Architectures and Standards in Industry 4.0

Group of Participants
You are an engineer from the fields of mechanical and electrical engineering and are familiar with the basics of production engineering.

The keyword Industry 4.0 describes a collection of technologies leading the way to the factory of the future. In order to understand, classify and successfully apply the theoretical foundation, i.e. the technological foundations for digital transformation, a fundamentally new understanding is required.

The course takes place on two consecutive days and has a distinctive workshop character. Course content is developed and consolidated in interactive lectures, group work, presentations and case studies.

Further information regarding the seminar "Industry 4.0 for Management"

On the first day of the seminar the following topics will be taught:

  • Industry 4.0, Digital Transformation, CPS and Digital Twins
  • Interoperability in production
  • Communication in the Factory of the Future
  • Generic interfaces and interoperability

On the second day of the seminar the following topics will be taught:

  • The Internet of Things in production
  • Leightweight Networking Strategies for the Internet of Production
  • Models for digital networking in companies
  • Scalabel information integration based on generic tool chains

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Study format:
Inhouse Program
Certificate of Attendance
German or English

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