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

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