Conference day 2


Prof. Dr. Johannes Walther, CEO, IPM AG

09.00 - 09.30

09.30 - 09.50


Use-Case Keynote

How flexibilisation of production opens up perspectives for new added value

Dr. Klaus Dohrmann, Vice President Engineering, Manufacturing and Energy, DHL


09.50 - 10.50


09.50 - 10.05


10.05 - 10.20


10.20 - 10.50


Masterclass: Mass production in lot size 1

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Elmar Bräkling, Hochschule Koblenz


How lot size 1 affects logistics

Dr. Ralf Lüning, CEO Unitechnik Systems GmbH


economy with lot size 1

Dr. Robert Kickinger, Business Development Strategy Manager, B&R Industrial Automation GmbH


Coffee break & Exhibition visit

10.50 - 11.30


11.30 - 12.30

Start-up pitches on topics of the factory of the future

13.30 - 17.00


Workshop 1: Connected Value Chain: All suppliers must engage in it

Moderator: Prof. Dr.-Ing. Elmar Bräkling, Hochschule Koblenz
Peter Muhr, President & CEO, Bühler Motor GmbH
Dr. Stefan Waitzinger, Head of Digital Operations, P3-Group


Workshop 2: Individualized production: Lot size 1 becomes the new standard

Moderator: Prof. Dr. - Ing. Alexander Tsipoulandis, HWR Berlin
Nicolas Franzwa, Member of the board / Director, AlixPartners
Daniel Heidrich, Managing Director, EBK Krüger GmbH & Co. KG
Joachim Hermes, Member of the board, Karl Berrang GmbH


Workshop 3: Intelligent Factory: Only with networking & AI can still productivity advances be achieved

Moderator: Prof. Dr. Karl-Heinz Lüke, Ostfalia University of Applied Sciences
Matthias Kellermann, CEO, IpoPlan
Dr. Klaus G. Paul, EO-5 Controls and Data Services / R²Data Labs, Rolls Royce
Martin Senne, Head of ASP Department, Innovation Application Development & Software Pools, Osram Licht AG
Nikolai von Loeper, CEO, KINEXON Industries

13.30 - 15.00


Panel discussion: Which activity leads the man of tomorrow still out? - Implications for work and society

Prof. Dr. Stephan M. Wagner, ETH Zürich