Digitalisation Yes – But good processes First

Jul 04, 2019 by FEDIL in  News

In 2017, D4I organised an event to inform on research trends and concrete Industry 4.0 projects implemented in Luxembourg. At this event, participants had the opportunity to sign up for a free Quick-Check ‘Industry 4.0’ assessment.

At this 2019 follow up event, Prof Dr Thomas Korne from the Institute for Production and Logistics Systems (IPL) in Saarbrücken first gave a short in presentation about general results of quick-check assessments in companies. Then companies that have undertaken such an assessment provided decision-makers and managing directors of small and medium-sized enterprises could with their  feedback on the assessment.

While Luxspace shared their takeaways on Industry 4.0 benefits for small volume companies, Prestacylinders explained that processes need to be optimised first before starting digital.

Presentation available here

Accord de coopération dans le domaine de la conduite connectée et automatisée

Oct 14, 2017

Dans le cadre de leur visite à l’IAA (Internationale Automobil-Ausstellung) de Francfort, le Vice-Premier ministre, ministre de l’Économie, Étienne Schneider, et le ministre du Développement durable et des Infrastructures, François Bausch, ont signé en date du 14 septembre 2017, ensemble avec le ministre fédéral des Transports et des Infrastructures numériques allemand, Alexander Dobrindt, une déclaration commune des gouvernements allemand, français et luxembourgeois concernant la mise en place et la coopération sur un site expérimental numérique commun pour la conduite automatisée et connectée qui est une technologie d’avenir se situant à l’intersection entre la mobilité et la digitalisation.

Workshop on industry 4.0 / Analytics in industrial applications

Oct 24, 2017

On October 24th 2017, D4I organized a workshop on Industry 4.0 / Analytics in industrial applications to showcase a series of concrete engagements where companies have been geeting value from business analytics / data analytics, generating new service opportunities and cost take-out, improving quality etc.

LIST supports CERATIZIT with its digital transformation

Feb 14, 2019

In January 2019, Luxembourg company CERATIZIT and the Luxembourg Institute of Science and Technology (LIST) signed a two-year partnership agreement.