Inhalt - Program



Opening Remarks

Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Horst Hippler
German Research and Innovation Forum Tokyo
President, German Rectors‘ Conference

Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Hans Jürgen Prömel
President, TU9 German Institutes of Technology 
President, Technical University of Darmstadt  

Welcome Address  

H.E. Dr. Hans Carl von Werthern  
German Ambassador to Japan

Keynote Lectures

“Japanese Initiative of Industrial Value Chain Platform for Connected Factories”
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Yasuyuki Nishioka
President, Industrial Value Chain Initiative (IVI)
Faculty of Engineering and Design, Hosei University 

"Robots and Humans in the Digital World"
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Sami Haddadin
Director, Institute of Automatic Control, University of Hanover

Session 1:
Smart, Connected Products and Digital Infrastructure

Chair: Prof. Dr.-Ing. Dr. h.c. Wolfram Ressel  
Vice President, TU9 German Institutes of Technology
Rector, University of Stuttgart

“A Modular and Low-Cost Infrastructure for Industrie 4.0 Applications – Linking Real-Time Data to the Cloud”
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Tobias Ortmaier 
Head, Institute of Mechatronic Systems, University of Hanover

“Smart Products for Digital Industry 4.0”

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Dietmar Göhlich  
Head, Methods for Product Development and Mechatronics (MPM), Technical University of Berlin


Session 2:
Advanced Implementation of Industry 4.0 and Academia-Industry Collaboration in Smart Manufacturing

Chair: Prof. Dr. Volker Epping
President, University of Hanover

Industry 4.0 at the Technical University of Munich” (working title)
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Gunter Reinhart  
Director, Institute for Production, Technical University of Munich

"Industrie 4.0 - Gateway for Industry enabling the Digital Transformation"
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Reiner Anderl
Computer Integrated Design, Technical University of Darmstadt

"Toolbox for the efficient implementation of Industrie 4.0 based on use cases"
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Jürgen Fleischer
Head, Institute of Production Science, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology


15:45-16:15Coffee Break

Final Discussion